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TIL scientists have been able to genetically modify mosquitoes so their sperm can only produce male offspring, decimating test populations in six generations. This inexpensive innovation could prevent the spread of malaria, save millions of lives and won’t have a significant impact on the ecosystem.

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TIL scientists have been able to genetically modify mosquitoes so their sperm can only produce male offspring, decimating test populations in six generations. This inexpensive innovation could prevent the spread of malaria, save millions of lives and won’t have a

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TIL: A Kansas man replied to a Craigslist ad by a lesbian couple asking for a sperm donor to conceive a child. Five years later, a judge ruled that the sperm donor must pay child support even though he signed documents waiving his parental rights.

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TIL: A Kansas man replied to a Craigslist ad by a lesbian couple asking for a sperm donor to conceive a child. Five years later, a judge ruled that the sperm donor must pay child support even though he signed

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TIL that sperm can be derived from bone marrow. Same-sex, and even self-fertilization is plausible.

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TIL that sperm can be derived from bone marrow. Same-sex, and even self-fertilization is plausible. submitted by amanairon [link] [661 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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TIL that a woman without a vagina performed oral sex, got in a knife fight, and was impregnated when the sperm passed from her stomach to her uterus. This was in the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

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TIL that a woman without a vagina performed oral sex, got in a knife fight, and was impregnated when the sperm passed from her stomach to her uterus. This was in the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. submitted by

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What do the letters E L T R I N I T A O Z F mean in the swimming sperm cell at the end of each Seed episode?

What do the letters E L T R I N I T A O Z F mean in the swimming sperm cell at the end of each Seed episode? During the thirteen episodes of the second season of the television

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TIL that a single episode of “Family Guy” caused 188,368 FCC complaints after a scene aired where Stewie drinks horse sperm with cereal.

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TIL that a single episode of “Family Guy” caused 188,368 FCC complaints after a scene aired where Stewie drinks horse sperm with cereal. submitted by lilbango24 [link] [283 comments] Source: Today I Learned (TIL)

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TIL that “Starbuck” is a famous Canadian bull, whose genome was so desirable that his sperm sold for $25 million during his life and he has more than 200,000 daughters

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TIL that “Starbuck” is a famous Canadian bull, whose genome was so desirable that his sperm sold for million during his life and he has more than 200,000 daughters submitted by drsnowman [link] [469 comments] Source: Today I Learned (TIL)

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Does going in a hot tub kill sperm?

Does going in a hot tub kill sperm? This is kind of weird but since sperm needs to be kept cool outside of the body does it die if you go in the hot tub? submitted by YouSuckIDont [link] [5

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