There has been an increase in discussion and portrayal of masturbation in art, popular music, television, films, and literature.
Today, religions vary in their views of masturbation; some view it as a spiritually detrimental practice, some see it as not spiritually detrimental, and others take a situational view.
Animal masturbation has been observed in many species, both in the wild and in captivity.
The speed of the hand motion will vary, although it is common for the speed to increase as ejaculation nears and for it to decrease during the ejaculation itself.
There are many other variations on male masturbation techniques.
Men may also rub or massage the glans, the rim of the glans, and the frenular delta.
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Men and women may masturbate until they are close to orgasm, stop for a while to reduce excitement, and then resume masturbating. This "stop and go" build-up, known as "edging", can achieve even stronger orgasms.