Examples of abuse listed on the University of Michigan’s domestic violence awareness website say “sexual violence” includes “withholding sex and affection” and “discounting the partner’s feelings regarding sex”.
The developers of Good2Go have released their app on Google Play and for Apple products. When people want to have sex, they can use the app to make sure all parties have consented.
A round-up of our series looking at the media portrayal of the Gender Wars.
Facebook for rich people
For mere $6,000 initiation fee and a $3,000 annual membership, the world’s rich can mingle, detached from the rest of the on-line crowd.
Most Trivial Scientific Research
The announcement of this year’s Nobel Prizes is still a couple months off, but the world’s scientific community is already abuzz about the 2014 Ig Nobel prizes, awarded by the satirical science magazine Annals of Improbable Research for the ten most trivial or unusual research papers.
Public transport boosts wellbeing
People who take the bus or train to work could be happier than their counterparts who go by car, new research has discovered.
Depressed workers better off at work
Employees who are suffering from depression might find it easier to manage their condition if they continue going to work rather than taking sick leave, according to new research.
Male scientists and work-life balance
Academia remains heavily gendered, thanks in part to historical stereotypes that assert men are suited to solving complex problems and ready to put "great works" over other concerns such as community or family.
Auntie Beeb - Emperor Penguin
Sir David Attenborough presents the emperor penguin from the Antarctic Peninsula.
Auntie Beeb - How to teach maths
A mathematical learning journey from the first stages of number recognition through to an understanding of how children solve sums and calculate answers.
Auntie Beeb - Multilingualism
How is the brain affected by juggling between different languages and how does this affect identity? And what is the impact on a child's development if they speak one language at home and another at school?