Monday, November 28, 2011

Wifi May Be Nuking Sperm

Between the heat and the radiation from today's electronic devices, testicles would seem to be hard-pressed.

"Our data suggest that the use of a laptop computer wirelessly connected to the internet and positioned near the male reproductive organs may decrease human sperm quality," says the report in the venerable medical journal Fertility and Sterility.


Non Carborundum said...

May have to do more with the heat from the battery than anything else. Do not think that non-ionizing radiation causes such damage. Wavelengths used for communication are on the infra-red side, not ultra-violet.