Eggs Archive

Do You Know what it feels like to be a Test-Tube Baby?

In the case of normal pregnancy, a sperm cell from male fertilizes an egg cell from a woman. The fertilized egg then gets attached to the wall of the uterus and starts to develop into a baby. But in some cases sperm cells fail to fertilize the egg and the embryo will not be formed and pregnancy will not be happening. In such situations people make use of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) to help women become pregnant. In vitro fertilization (IVF) is one of the common ART methods. In the IVF procedure, egg cell is fertilized outside the body and

Why Are Eggs – Egg Shaped?

If you are curious to know the nature and its elements am sure you would have definitely got this doubt. Because chicken egg is something which is used regularly in most of the houses. Have you ever wondered why those eggs are oval and not spherical in shape? This is specifically about the chicken egg because the eggs of reptiles and other species have round eggs. The chicken egg is kind of elliptical having tapered ends. One end is bigger than the other end. There is a scientific reason behind this. If suppose eggs were round in shape there are