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A Brief History of Birth Control

4y ago


Gym teacher Hank gives us the full story of the past, present, and future of birth control. Like SciShow on Facebook: Follow SciShow on Twitter: References for this episode can be found in the Google document here: Loretta Lynn "One's On The Way (The Pill)": scishow, science, sex, intercourse, sexual intercourse, reproduction, baby, infant, birth, pregnancy, pregnant, birth control, contraception, gym teacher, health, class, history, china, lead, mercury, europe, medieval, Canada, family planning, silphium, thera, greek island, greece, abortion, black plague, church, catholic, Catholicism, pope innocent viii, midwife, sterilization, barrier method, hormonal method, contragestion, abstinence, surgery, fallopian tube, vas deferens, sperm, egg, condom, diaphragm, ancient roman, ancient Egyptian, oral contraceptive, pill, estrogen, progesterone, uterus, intrauterine device, iud, fertilization, gestation, copper