Researching the effect of biological sex on the immune system. Fixing tech’s gender problem. Will sex become irrelevant to baby-making? Plus gender neutral emoji, unnatural childbirth, and the fight for “Instagram face.”
A new generation of tech activists, organizers, and whistleblowers, most of whom are female, non-white, gender-diverse, or queer, may finally bring change.
People learned about the decision on the same devices they’ll use to help those in need circumvent it.
Scientists might soon be able to create eggs and sperm from skin and blood cells. What will that mean?
A handful of immunologists are pushing the field to take attributes such as sex chromosomes, sex hormones, and reproductive tissues into account.
Prenatal genetic tests can detect sex chromosome aberrations, but what happens after—for families and children—is anything but clear.
Artist Ani Liu’s work stands out for the precision with which it zeroes in on the frustrations of 21st-century motherhood.
The Array of Things has now become an open-source resource for atmospheric monitoring, earthquake sensing, and a range of other applications.
Providing more-expansive gender options is not a difficult coding problem.
Post-Dobbs, amidst a rise in laws establishing "fetal personhood," fertility doctors and their patients fear for the future of IVF.