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sperm

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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​Government drones spray prairie dogs with peanut butter to help ferrets

The US Fish and Wildlife Service wants to make sure endangered ferrets stay safe from a deadly disease, so it comes up with a plan involving peanut butter pellets delivered via drones.

By July 13, 2016

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Google celebrates birthday of Nettie Stevens, discoverer of sex chromosomes

Doodle highlights contributions of the US geneticist in expanding our understanding of sex determination.

By July 6, 2016

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Watch Deadpool narrate his own parody video

Deadpool gets raked over the coals from the actor who plays him -- Ryan Reynolds -- in this Honest Trailers video. He's not called Marvel's Merc with the Mouth for nothing.

By May 11, 2016

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Compensating: Loudest howler monkeys have the tiniest balls

The male howler monkeys with the biggest vocal organs have the smallest testicles and lowest sperm count, new research has found.

By October 22, 2015

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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