Here's what your sexual fantasies say about your personality… and it turns out women like it rougher than men

Here's what your sexual fantasies say about your personality… and it turns out women like it rougher than men

That's according to a new book, Tell Me What You Want: The Science of Sexual Desire and How It Can Improve Your Sex Life. The book was written by social psychologist Justin Lehmiller, who quizzed more than 4000 people, aged between 18 to…

Letters suggest Robert Burns was bipolar, academics say

Letters suggest Robert Burns was bipolar, academics say

Was Robert Burns bipolar? Scottish poet suffered from severe ‘depression and hypomania’, according to a study of his private letters His mood swings may explain periods of intense creativity and unstable love life Burns used the expression ‘blue devilism’ to describe periods…

ROCKS release huge amounts of nitrogen into the atmosphere

ROCKS release huge amounts of nitrogen into the atmosphere

Mystery of Earth’s missing nitrogen is solved: Scientists say ROCKS release huge amounts of the element, and it could transform our climate change models Research shows that more than a quarter of nitrogen comes from Earth’s rocks  Nitrogen makes up almost 80…

Australian grandmother, 54, ‘deserves to die for drug smuggling’

Australian grandmother, 54, ‘deserves to die for drug smuggling’

‘She should die’: Malaysians say Australian grandmother, 54, facing the death penalty for smuggling crystal meth into their country ‘cannot be forgiven’ Elvira Pinto Exposto was sentenced to hang for smuggling crystal meth  Ms Exposto, 54, will appeal her sentence to the country’s…

'The royal wedding is escapist nonsense', British republicans say

'The royal wedding is escapist nonsense', British republicans say

Melbourne-born Peter Tatchell, human rights campaigner and anti-monarchist, says he plans to do the weekly shopping on Saturday and clean the house. Yes, he’s heard there might be something on the telly. Anti-monarchist Peter Tatchell demonstrates at the 2012 royal jubilee. "I…

Does alien life exist in another universe?

Does alien life exist in another universe?

Does alien life exist in another universe? Our cosmos could be one of many capable of sustaining life, say researchers studying dark energy Multiverse theory suggests our cosmos is of one of many different universes It was previously thought that these other…

Critics Say 'Life of the Party' Has No Pulse: 7 Worst Reviews of the 'Uncoordinated' and 'Stale' Comedy

Critics Say 'Life of the Party' Has No Pulse: 7 Worst Reviews of the 'Uncoordinated' and 'Stale' Comedy

Critics say Melissa McCarthy’s latest “leaves her formidable gifts floundering.” Critics ripped Melissa McCarthy’s new comedy "Life of the Party," with a consensus that the script wasn’t lively at all. With 77 reviews, the film received a 40% on Rotten Tomatoes with…

India say no to day-night Test in Adelaide this year

India say no to day-night Test in Adelaide this year

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has flexed its considerable muscle, denying Cricket Australia's repeated bids to stage the Adelaide Test under lights next summer. The Adelaide Test has become a showpiece event since it became a pink-ball contest, against…

Earth’s magnetic field is NOT about to flip, say scientists

Earth’s magnetic field is NOT about to flip, say scientists

Earth’s magnetic field is NOT about to flip: Scientists dismiss fears about a reversal that could cause widespread blackouts and make parts of the world ‘uninhabitable’ Experts used computer models created with data from rocks and sediment cores They examined Earth’s geomagnetic…

Eric Bristow's funeral sees family and friends say goodbye with dartboard tribute on coffin and World Championship trophy on display

Eric Bristow's funeral sees family and friends say goodbye with dartboard tribute on coffin and World Championship trophy on display

The five time world champion died at the age of 60 following a heart attack in Liverpool earlier this month, sending the darts world into mourning. In a touching tribute, the icon's coffin was draped in a Union flag and adorned with…

How long can Manly say their only problem is Jackson Hastings?

How long can Manly say their only problem is Jackson Hastings?

We keep being told the problem at Manly is just one player. His name is Jackson Hastings. It’s a line that’s getting harder to swallow as the Sea Eagles slip further into crisis with every miserable loss. Exiled: Jackson Hastings was nowhere…

The NINE Salisbury sites still contaminated by Skripal spy poison as experts say it will take MONTHS to clear-up

The NINE Salisbury sites still contaminated by Skripal spy poison as experts say it will take MONTHS to clear-up

A huge clean up operation is now underway and police have handed control to government officials after the attempted Novichok assassinations. The sites will be watched 24 hours a day to stop intruders during the cleaning work in Salisbury after the March…