New ​Star Trek Comic Voyages Into Gender-Bending Frontier

It seems Star Trek has joined the ranks of Archie and Adventure Time, releasing the first of a two-part series entitled Parallel Lives in which the genders of the characters are flipped. » 2/06/14 2:10pm 2/06/14 2:10pm

Video: The Gender-Reassignment Surgery That Saved A Puppy's Life

Red, a Pomeranian puppy, was born genetically male but had partially formed female and male reproductive organs. A California shelter planned to euthanize him, until Sharon Blechinger donated $1,100 for a lifesaving gender-reassignment surgery. Watch and feel the fuzzies. » 8/10/10 9:47am 8/10/10 9:47am

Science Insists That Men Care About Celebrity Style

According to a doctoral student who studied the effects of celebrity footwear on women, men care about celebrity shoes, too. The mental mechanisms operate in the same way in both sexes, though different celebs—or different shoes—might trigger desire. » 7/21/10 12:52pm 7/21/10 12:52pm

You Can Go Trans On Your Passport Without Surgery

The U.S. State Department announced yesterday that sexual reassignment surgery will no longer be required in order to get gender changed on passports. However, the applicant still must prove that they have undergone treatment for gender transition. [CNN] » 6/10/10 2:30pm 6/10/10 2:30pm

Semenya Will Return To Running In June

Caster Semenya's lawyers told a South African television station yesterday that the results of her tests are in, and they prove that she can compete as a woman. They say she should have been cleared as early as February. [AP] » 4/08/10 10:20am 4/08/10 10:20am