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September 26, 2013

 

picture of woman with oxygen mask on

Can Oxygen Be Toxic?

Can oxygen sometimes be toxic? Find out on today's Moment of Science.

June 11, 2013

 

rat in water

Quality Time With Rats

Researchers have noticed that baby rats whose mothers spent more time fussing over them grew up to cope better with the challenges of laboratory life.

December 2, 2005

 

Sleepless in Dolphintown

Can you imagine lasting an entire month without sleep? Believe it or not, newborn dolphins and killer whales have been observed to do just that. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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.

September 27, 2003

 

Progesterone’s Effects on Paternal Behavior

Recent studies suggest a correlation between progesterone levels and paternal behavior. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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