Curious about the latest research on internet porn's effects?

Wondering about sexual dysfunction? Escalation to extreme material? Low desire for partnered sex? Social anxiety, cognitive problems, lack of motivation?

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Check out our helpful curated research lists and basic science explanations.

Relevant Research

Collections of studies supporting claims made on this website can be found here. Also, critiques of misleading studies and articles.
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Start Here

Evolution has not prepared your brain for today's porn. Read a synopsis of key scientific concepts in an easy-to-understand narrative.
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Brain Studies

A growing number of neuroscience researchers have looked at the brains of internet porn users and sex addicts. Findings support the "addiction model."
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The Great Porn Experiment

Gary Wilson
TEDx Talk