Male Contraception

Men working for British condom maker Durex show off samples for a promotional campaign in Seoul on June 24, 2008. - JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images

Men working for British condom maker Durex show off samples for a promotional campaign in Seoul on June 24, 2008. - JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images

Produced by Levi Sharpe

June 29, 2016 | 10:23 PM

They said it couldn't be done: The "male pill." Actuality asks why men haven't seen a new reversible contraceptive in centuries—and if we need one. We found out why Big Pharma gave up on a male pill, and meet people who want to make it happen anyway.

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