Ah the clitoris, the last great mystery of the modern world.
By now, both men and women should know how to locate the female fun button, but there’s still a lot we don’t know about it.
So we’ve compiled a list of interesting facts to help you not only become more familiar with your lady bits, but wow your mates at any female anatomy-themed trivia nights:
Spicing up your sex life isn’t all that hard, as the Love Life podcast explains. (Post continues after audio.)
1. It’s gone through a recent re-brand.
The word clitoris was first coined in the 1610s and derives from the Greek word for ‘key’. However, it took until the 1950s for it to become known by the abbreviation ‘clit’ that we so commonly use today.
2. The clitoris is a sensitive soul.
The clit is a powerhouse of pleasure; the tip alone contains more than 8000 nerve endings. That’s twice as many as in the penis.