Despite the hype about a "coronial" baby boom, the pandemic is likely to see many Australians delay or not have children at all.
An audio version of a long read article on the history of infertility, 40 years after the first baby was born via IVF.
Women who publicly state their desire never to be mothers in the traditional sense challenge the idea that woman and mother are synonymous.
Some might say we're in the age of the 'priceless' child, but The New Yorker certainly doesn't think so.
Societies overwhelmingly endorse reproduction, but the pressure this places on people who don't want to have kids may be putting their health at risk.