Birth

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Woman in Bangladesh Gives Birth Twice in a Month

The 20-year-old had never had an ultrasound in her life, so she didn't know she had two uteruses.
Edoardo Liotta
3.29.19
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An Indian Man Is Suing His Parents for Conceiving Him Without His Consent

The man's mother said "that’s fine, but don’t expect me to go easy on you. I will destroy you in court.”
Gavin Butler
2.11.19
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Mom Left Placenta In Park for Birthday 'Holistic Ritual'

A year after giving birth, a Toronto-area mother wanted to return the placenta and other things “to nature,” why she would do that in a public park is anyone’s guess.
Mack Lamoureux
11.29.18
VICE TONIC

Giving Birth in Jail Can Traumatise Women for Decades

Restraining women while they're giving birth is "demeaning and unnecessary." Some institutions still don't care.
Laura Dorwart
1.23.18
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Watch This Pregnant Giraffe Welcome Her Baby into Our Dark and Troubled World

Witness the miracle of life or whatever right now.
River Donaghay
2.23.17
Art

Surreal Figure Paintings Illuminate Magical Sisterhoods

Observe the mysterious ceremonies and quiet performance of magical sisterhoods in Alison Blickle’s ‘Private Rituals’.
DJ Pangburn
11.2.16
Art

Stunning Biofeedback Performance Returns a Dancer to the Womb

Hungarian artists connect ECG and pulse sensors to an LED sculpture to create what they call a "light uterus."
Alyssa Buffenstein
5.12.16
Photo

Facebook Thinks Birth Photography Is a Type of Porn

Australian photographer and birth attendant Angela Gallo describes how social media censorship affects her livelihood and reinforces unhealthy fears.
Laura Rodriguez Castro
3.7.16
Art

Witness Birth, Life, and Death in One White Cube

Uliana Apatina reinvents the "sacred space" inside a permanent installation in London.
Anya Tchoupakov
11.18.15
News

The Women of the European Refugee Crisis

"It's empowering to see how strong people are in the refugee camps – they aren't just some poor souls, they are fighters who have decided to take control of their lives."
Petra Živić
10.1.15
Stuff

How Fucking Stupid Is It to Give Birth in the Water with Dolphins?

A marine biologist told us it's pretty fucking stupid. But not for the reason you might think.
Mike Pearl
9.4.15
Here Be Dragons

It's Ridiculously Hard to Donate Sperm to the British Government

After a year of being open, the National Sperm Bank has had just nine deposits. But the problem isn't a lack of sperm—it's that donating the stuff is ridiculously tough to do.
Martin Robbins
9.1.15
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