Teen Who Died of Cancer In U.K. Wins Right to Be Cryogenically Frozen

A 14-year-old British teen has been cryogenically frozen in the U.S. after dying from a rare form of cancer.


​My Husband’s Sperm and the Lesbians Who Want It

Michael, my husband, is a strapping six-foot-four dream with strong German-Irish-Swedish blood by way of the Midwest. There are Ivy-leaguers in his family. His grandfather lived to be 90. His sperm is liquid gold.


Getting Paid to Jerk Off Isn’t All It's Cracked Up to Be

Sperm donation is an easy way to make money, but it'll make you feel judged, ruin your sex life, and haunt you with the idea that you could have genetic offspring out there somewhere.


Building the World's Largest Cryobank

The Smithsonian's Global Genome Initiative is primed to open its doors in 2015. Here's what you need to know about the largest scientific collection effort ever organized.