iOS app Android app

Parthenogenesis

Real-Life 'Virgin Birth'

Posted 12.28.2012 | Science

by Carrie Arnold on 27 December 2012, 9:51 AM ‘Tis the season for twinkling lights, wrapping paper, and virgin birth. For billions of Christians a...

Virgin Births May Be Common In The Wild

Posted 09.12.2012 | Green

By Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor: Wild female pit vipers can reproduce without a male, suggesting virgin births may take place in nature fa...

Snake Gives Virgin Birth to Bizarre Offspring

David Mizejewski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Mizejewski

You might be surprised to learn that virgin births occur in nature, not just in religious tradition and mythology. Some insects and other invertebra...

Snake Has MULTIPLE 'Virgin Births'

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A female boa constrictor snake has given birth to two litters of extraordinary offspring. Evidence suggests the mother snake has had multiple virgin ...