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Donate sperm, get an iPhone 6S? In China, yes

In exchange for sperm donations, health institutions around China are offering enough money to buy Apple's latest smartphone, says a report.

By September 17, 2015


In the Holy Land, self-driving cars, fighter jets and a cartoon sperm

For Road Trip 2015, CNET visits Israel and the West Bank to find fast-growing startups, homegrown military tech and more.

By September 15, 2015


Sperm whales develop culture, regional accents

A study comprising 18 years of data has found that, just like humans, sperm whales develop "culture" as evidenced by their regional dialects.

By September 8, 2015


Critically endangered ferrets reproduced using 20-year-old sperm

A near-extinct species has been reinvigorated with fresh genetic material donated by a male that has been dead for 20 years.

By August 16, 2015


iSperm lets your iPad analyze your swimmers at home

The iSperm device has already been used to spy on the sperm of scores of boars. Soon, it could be used in the same way for men.

By July 20, 2015


Bill Nye brings science to bear on the abortion debate

Technically Incorrect: In an impassioned, science-based video presentation, the Science Guy insists that society should stop telling women what to do with their bodies.

By September 25, 2015


3D video of sperm could help docs spot strong swimmers

By generating a progressive series of holograms, scientists can watch sperm move and look for structural anomalies that make them less viable, helping to improve odds during in vitro fertilization.

By February 11, 2014


In the shadow of Tel Aviv, Ramallah's young tech scene takes flight

A tech sector largely fueled by low-level outsourcing work is starting to see its own startups thrive. We made a stop there on CNET Road Trip.

By September 18, 2015


What big eyes you have! The better to waste energy with, says new study

A study from Sweden finds that blind cave fish may have lost their eyes as a way to use less energy. Do they make energy drinks for nonhumans?

By September 12, 2015


This flatworm stabs itself in the head to reproduce

When some flatworms can't find a mate, a new study says, they reproduce in a way that will make you thank the god of your choice you're not a flatworm.

By July 2, 2015