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How Human Are You? The Dating Game

When it comes to mating rituals, the animal kingdom has it all. Chimps pound their chests, alligators emit guttural groans, and elk pee on themselves. Humans, it turns out, are not all that different in displaying sex-related behaviours. And we conduct experiments to prove it. In examining courtship rituals, we find that playing footsie is as common among people as ...
  • 2013
  • 00:45:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2016

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Ape Man Hooking Up

The desire to find a mate drives a lot of ape behaviour, and despite millions of years of evolution, we're no exception. We'll explore the different mating strategies of our primate cousins and look at how we retain some of the same preferences. To demonstrate this, we carry out a series of social experiments designed to bring out the inner ...
  • 2013
  • 00:45:00
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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CBC | Radio-Canada Documentary Flesh and the Devil

The sex drive is the most powerful biological drive on the planet, according to scientists, so why are religions so obsessed with celibacy? Join award-winning filmmaker Antony Thomas as he explores the sexual crisis at the heart of the modern church. Thomas looks at the possible connection between celibacy and child sexual abuse. The history of celibacy and those who ...
  • 2004
  • 00:45:33
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013