About 100 years ago researchers argued that copulating
animals are at a higher risk of being discovered and, consequently, being eaten by a predator.
In her earlier work, testosterone-dosed chicks attacked or started copulating
behaviors with what they saw with the left eye but not with the right.
Artists have appropriated porn imagery in work ranging from Richard Prince's mid-'80s "Entertainers," electric-colored photos of porn stars, to Sue Williams' blood-and-guts paintings of copulating
couples, to the output of a host of lesser-known artists, including Tom Burr, Jeff Burton, and Aura Rosenberg.
The study also revealed that mating pairs spent more time copulating
if the female did so.
BMX XXX is the first mainstream game to feature prostitutes and pimps as major characters, mixed in with extreme bike stunts and images of copulating
Males, in contrast, usually take off after copulating
With these self-invented Tarot equivalents Bruly Bouabre clearly wishes to proverbialize the universe, seeking in animals (there is an engaging series of copulating
beasts) and humans, and the signs seen in stones, orange rinds, kola nuts, and clouds, the ultimate writings of the initiative of God.
They spend their days "eating and copulating
and defecating," said Colloff.
You may not believe it but they do a lot more than pass round videos of couples caught copulating
When prevented from copulating
for a week, a male would ejaculate several times into the dead female.
His fungi stink of art and art school, and his copulating
wasps (actually drawings of wasps), scanned, combined, layered, and colored, are minimonsters many times removed (through linear abstraction and mechanical reproduction) from their referents.
Once a female has allowed a courting male to mount, and after an initial phase of apparent harmony, copulating
pairs enter an obvious conflict phase wherein females conspicuously attempt to dislodge the mounting male by vigorously kicking with their hind legs, flicking their wings or attempting to move away.