Portrait of a Professional Baby Maker
With 27 biological children and three surrogate pregnancies under her belt, it’s all business as usual for Tyra Reeder.
A Womb with a View
Bio bags, robotic preemies, artificial wombs, and the coming revolution in postnatal care to save babies born too soon.
Where Have All Your Sperm Gone?
Despite the growing, unsolved mystery of why sperm counts around the world are declining, society still treats fertility as a female issue.
Houston, We Have a Baby
What’s the protocol for creating a healthy new human when you subtract Earth from the equation?
These Genes May Help You Read Your Biological Clock
Newly discovered variants let women predict their fertility — and overall health.
Bioengineered Ovaries Can Survive in Mice. Humans Are Next.
This tech could boost fertility and fine-tune hormone levels.
6 Extra Years of Fertility
Freezing ovarian tissue is classified as experimental. Maybe it shouldn’t be.
Get Ready for Same-Sex Reproduction
When artificial sperm and eggs become a reality, the sex of your babymaking partner won't matter.
Women Finally Get the Fertility Test They Deserve
A trailblazing genetic scan could bring the tools of precision medicine to a woefully understudied field.
A Genetic Algorithm Revealed My Possible Babies
Seeing a thousand of my potential progeny gave me a glimpse of new things that future parents will stress over.