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March 22, 2004

 

The Importance of Hand Washing

In a recent study of people passing through major airports, it turned out that 30% weren't washing their hands in the bathroom. Learn more on hand washing.

November 17, 2003

 

Why Giving Birth Hurts

Find out why giving birth hurts on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Infant Amnesia

Ever wonder why you can't remember things from your early childhood? Infant Amnesia on today's Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Babies and Birds

Today on A Moment of Science, we discuss what babies learning to talk and birds have in common.

September 27, 2003

 

Babies ‘n Honey

Since botulism bacteria cannot survive in oxygen, they form spores that lie dormant until they’re in an oxygen-free environment. For example, the oxygen-free insides of canned goods are prime breeding grounds for botulism.

September 27, 2003

 

To Sign or Not to Sign?

However, many scientists and psychologists are skeptical of the supposed benefits of putting infants through an intensive sign language program.

September 27, 2003

 

Babbling

For nonlinguistic activities that involve the mouth people tend to open their mouths more symmetrically or on the left side.

September 27, 2003

 

Lanugo Hairs

Some babies are born with a full head of thick, colorful hair, while other babies are born with very thin, hard-to-see hair.

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