The Unnatural Evolution of the Galápagos Islands
Humans are forever altering these mythical islands through unnatural selection. Rewilding them entails finding a delicate balance between the needs of turtles, tourists—and local residents.
The Future of Birth Control
Male contraceptive gels, “night-before” pills that disrupt ovulation, and the brave future of human contraception.
Portrait of a Professional Baby Maker
With 27 biological children and three surrogate pregnancies under her belt, it’s all business as usual for Tyra Reeder.
A Womb with a View
Bio bags, robotic preemies, artificial wombs, and the coming revolution in postnatal care to save babies born too soon.
Get Ready for Same-Sex Reproduction
When artificial sperm and eggs become a reality, the sex of your babymaking partner won't matter.