Daily Archives: July 8, 2009

Sex ed for teens who’ve had, well, nothing.

Last night, as so often happens when you work at Planned Parenthood, a good friend of mine came to me with a problem. While usually I get asked about sexual health (remind me to tell you about the time a guy at a party started asking me about the little red bumps on his genitals) […]

Whoa: Scientist-made sperm.

A friend of mine sent me this article this morning on the BBC web site about scientists in the Newcastle who have created the first man-made (well, scientist-made in a lab anyways) sperm. Developed using stem cells, the little guys are able to swim on their own. There’s still a good five years before the […]