Consider it your morning meditation. Or an opportunity to learn something about cell motility.
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Soooo … the experience of a sperm during an ejaculation must be like accelerating to ‘warp speed’ up the urethra and, conditions being right, accelerating as you jet off through space. Followed by a sudden stop.
There is a PhD in figuring out how to fit tiny microphones to individual sperm so you can catch them go ‘Wooow, what a ride’.
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I made the mistake of reading some of the comments on those last youtube videos. There…
What an awful name for such a graceful animal.
The context of this graph isn’t entirely clear, but it’s from Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra of UC Davis,…
Sometimes, people email me with good questions. Here’s one.
When I was a kid, my own visualization…