infertility

You Didn’t Win the Sperm Race — You Were Chosen

Memes about new research on sperm and conception reflect a paradigm shift in how we think of our origins

Are Women More Likely to Get Pregnant if They Orgasm?

Some have theorized that the vaginal contractions of orgasm ‘suck’ semen up into the uterus, but others call it bunk science. What gives?

The Slow Horror of Climate Change Infertility

The horrors of global warming have been depicted through flames, melting ice, monsoon floods and whipping winds, but the question of fertility is the one that looms largest for humanity

A Half-Cocked History of ‘Shooting Blanks’

The language we use to describe male infertility has created a monster — leaving men feeling defective, useless and like they’re not men at all