Sperm


Pesticides are Killing Bee Sperm

Pesticides Reduce Bee Sperm

A pest-killing agent has a negative effect on bee sperm count. It is a common pesticide and it is harming the sperm count of be...

Jul 27 2016, 4:42am CDT

New Sperm Sorting Device can Help Infertile Couples

New Sperm Sorting Device can Help Infertile Couples

Researchers have developed a new device that can sort the best sperm out of millions in just half an hour for their use in assi...

Jun 18 2016, 1:46am CDT

Seem Kit iPhone App Uses Video To Test Your Sperm Count at Home

Seem Kit iPhone App Uses Video To Test Your Sperm Count at Home

Men can check their sperm count with the Seem Kit app on their iPhone....

May 1 2016, 1:38pm CDT

Spanish Scientists Develop Human Sperm From Skin Cells

Spanish Scientists Develop Human Sperm From Skin Cells

Spanish scientists have successfully generated sperm cells with the help of Cocktail of Genes which is a step towards solving i...

Apr 28 2016, 9:38am CDT

Sperm Whales May Use their Head as a Battering Ram to Sink Ships

Sperm Whales May Use their Head as a Battering Ram to Sink Ships

A new study addresses a controversial hypothesis regarding the head-butting ability of sperm whales....

Apr 5 2016, 11:46pm CDT

Scientists Capture The Initial Phase of Egg Meets Sperm on Video

Scientists Capture The Initial Phase of Egg Meets Sperm on Video

A new microfluidic device called the IVF chip captures how sperm and egg kick it off....

Feb 28 2016, 12:49pm CST

Mobile phone in pocket

Researchers Blame Lower Sperm Count and Lower Sperm Quality on Mobile Phones

A study published in the journal Reproductive BioMedicine links increasing sperm damage with mobile phones kept by majority of...

Feb 23 2016, 3:45pm CST

Believe It or Not: Mouse Sperm is Longer Than an Elephant Sperm

Believe It or Not: Mouse Sperm is Longer Than an Elephant Sperm

You might not believe it but a rodent’s sperm is longer than a pachyderm’s sperm. That is the paradox of Nature....

Nov 20 2015, 1:59am CST

Defective sperm

Teens Exposed To DDT, Pesticides, Suffer Abnormal Sperm Quality

A study titled "Sperm Aneuploidy in Faroese Men with Lifetime Exposure to Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE) and Polychlori...

Nov 4 2015, 8:35am CST

Sperm Whales Language Indicates They have a Culture

Sperm Whales Language Indicates They have a Culture

Different social groups of sperm whales have their dialects and they communicate with each other using their own sequences of n...

Sep 9 2015, 6:45am CDT

Sperm Whales Use Different Dialects of Click Language for Social Chat

Sperm Whales Use Different Dialects of Click Language for Social Chat

It has been found by researchers that sperm whales learn language cues in their socialization process. They let out sounds whic...

Sep 9 2015, 6:38am CDT

 World's Oldest Animal Sperm Found

World's Oldest Animal Sperm Found

A fossil of the sperm of an extinct worm species has been discovered recently by scientists. It is a half a billion year old sa...

Jul 15 2015, 7:30am CDT

World's Oldest Fossil Sperm Discovered

World's Oldest Fossil Sperm Discovered

The world’s most ancient petrified sperm was discovered by a team of scientists at Riversleigh....

May 14 2014, 8:05am CDT

Sperm Donor to Shell out Child Support

Sperm Donor to Shell out Child Support

A sperm donor who lent his services to a lesbian couple has had a child conceived by one of them. Although he waived his rights...

Jan 24 2014, 1:44am CST