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fertility

Healthy Monkey Born From Frozen Testicular Tissue

The success could offer new hope for young men facing infertility due to childhood cancer.
Sarah Emerson
2 days ago
gaia

The Plan to Seed Life on Alien Planets

The 50th anniversary of "Earthrise" is the perfect opportunity to think about sending Earth's life to the stars.
Becky Ferreira
12.21.18
climate change

Climate Change May Practically Sterilize Male Insects

Male reproductive damage under heat wave conditions could be contributing to biodiversity declines in the Anthropocene.
Becky Ferreira
11.13.18
DIY Fertility

Don't Use This Sperm Counter On Your Phone While FaceTiming

There's a new, cheap way to see if your little guys are swimming, and it's on your smart phone.
Grennan Milliken
3.22.17
Sex

There’s Now Enough Donor Sperm in the UK for a Sperm App

London Sperm Bank has released a mobile app for browsing sperm donors
Ben Sullivan
10.3.16
NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand Is Cock Blocking Its Sperm Donors

Across the world, countries are having a hard time filling their sperm banks.
Ashley Spencer
9.29.16
Contraception

'Sticky Beads' That Trap Sperm Could Be a New Form of Birth Control

The “sperm traps” could also help with infertility.
Amy Thompson
4.27.16
cyborg

Cyborg Sperm Could Dramatically Improve Infertility Procedures

A German research team engineered a tiny robotic tail for sperm.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.17.16
News

The First Test Tube Puppies Have Been Born

After decades of research and attempted trials, in-vitro fertilization (IVF) had been carried out successfully in a dog for the first time.
Matthew Braga
12.9.15
Sex

Frozen Jizz from the 80s Is Helping Save this Endangered Ferret

A new study shows thawing out the frozen spunk helped improve genetic diversity in the population.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.13.15
Sex Ed Week

Developing Contraceptives for Men Is Really Hard

Researchers are trying to find a male alternative to condoms.
Victoria Turk
2.9.15
Motherboard Blog

Sperm-Powered Micro-Robots Could Offer a New Method of Fertilization

Mix robots and sperm, and what do you get? Spermbots.
Victoria Turk
12.13.13
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