Though you may have heard otherwise, there isn't enough evidence to prove that this is the case.
A parent's caress is crucial to babies' health and growth.
I keep hearing about studies suggesting that parents are less happy than childless couples and single people without children. How sound is this science?
Your children can be a mystery. Here are some interesting things you may not have known about your young ones!
It seems apparent that we all go through a defiant stage as a child, but is it healthy? Learn more on this Moment of Science.
One of the most amazing phases in childhood development is when infants go from making baby sounds to actually saying words.
We’ve all had a moment in our childhood when we came across an abandoned baby animal, and felt the need to care for the little creature. However, before you denigrate other species’ parenting, let alone actively interfere with it, you should know that it’s rarely the case that the baby animals you run across have actually been abandoned. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
On this Moment of Science, we discuss how parenting affects the brain.
Today, on A Moment of Science, another episode of “Lifestyles of the Pink and Feathered.” That’s right: flamingoes. You’ve probably seen them preening at your local zoo, but did you know what intrigue-filled lives our pink-plumed pals lead in captivity? You may have already suspected that flamingoes are very social and like to hang around [...]