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December 12, 2013

 

Honey spooned out of a jar.

Babies ’n Honey

Ever heard germs can't grow in honey? While true, honey may still contain bacteria spores that can be lethal to infants.

April 8, 2008

 

Pack of rhesus monkeys with babies

Baby Talk in Monkeys and Humans

The tones mothers use to address babies are more universal than previously thought. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 26, 2008

 

The author's Grandmother

The Grandmother Hypothesis

In most species, the females die once they hit menopause and no longer reproduce. Why do human females live long after they're no longer able to have children?

August 11, 2005

 

Baby’s Prenatal Sense of Smell

How should I know how long it takes for the sense of smell to develop? Surely, we’re not just born smelling. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

May 24, 2004

 

Painful Injections

Want to learn how to keep your baby from crying while it gets a shot? Find out on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Infants Get Cues From Adult Eyes

Read on to learn about the possibility that infants are interested in the same things as their parents.

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