• @Agent641@lemmy.world
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      6230 days ago

      Go to medical school to cure the cancer that killed your mum.

      Spend 8 years jerking off mice.

      Consider it a dub anyway

    • @ivanafterall@lemmy.world
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      1230 days ago

      Not only that, they “unlocked the sensory secrets of the penis and clitoris.” They gave those mice the absolute times of their lives.

      • JackGreenEarth
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        529 days ago

        Except for the ones who were genetically engineered to lack the sensitive nerves, or who had the connection between the nerves and their brains cut. Lots of animal cruelty in this study.

  • Victor
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    5730 days ago

    What was the “secret”? It’s nerves. I could have told you before without a study. It’s nerves, guys. Lots of nerves!

  • @sir_pronoun@lemmy.world
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    3130 days ago

    I want you all to read this article and pay very close attention to the exact wordings. Some examples:

    Krause corpuscles — nerve endings in tightly wrapped balls located just under the skin…

    “It’s been hard to get people to work on this because some people have a hard time talking about it”

    Ginty and other sensory biologists have long wanted to study these mysterious neuron balls.

    • Victor
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      1530 days ago

      Reaching a bit, but sure, I exhaled swiftly through my nose at some of those.

      • @sir_pronoun@lemmy.world
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        730 days ago

        Yes, it’s nothing too big. But some days exhaling swiftly through the nose is worth gold…

        Also, I think c/theyknew