The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex
ISBN10: 0393334791 ISBN13: 9780393334791 Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: Apr 6 2009 Pages: 319 Weight: 0.58lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
In ?Bonk, ?the best-selling author of Stiff turns her outrageous curiosity and insight on the most alluring scientific subject of all: sex. Can a person think herself to orgasm? Why doesn't Viagra help women-or, for that matter, pandas? Can a dead man get an erection? Is vaginal orgasm a myth? Mary Roach shows us how and why sexual arousal and orgasm-two of the most complex, delightful, and amazing scientific phenomena on earth-can be so hard to achieve and what science is doing to make the bedroom a more satisfying place.