First Person Shooter
March 13, 2010 4:45 PM Subscribe
posted by netbros (26 comments total)
9 users marked this as a favorite
In Sizing Up Sperm
, people dressed in all white literally act out the role of sperm in the race to become one with the egg, running through valleys, squeezing through spirals, battling Leukocytes and much more. The results are stunning and the program airs this Sunday, March 14 on National Geographic. It just so happens that Slate also got in on the ejaculation meme, and delivered an article on a story of sperm donors and DNA tracing in Are Sperm Donors Really Anonymous Anymore?
The impressive undertaking was completed with helicopter-mounted cameras, world-renowned scientists, CGI and over-the-top reconstruction of the sperm’s journey played out in real life by humans.
National Geographic’s Sizing Up Sperm
page has video
and “The Great Sperm Race