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November 21, 2013

 

Parent and baby have a bonding moment.

A Parent’s Touch

A parent's caress is crucial to babies' health and growth.

November 8, 2011

 

The pygmy marmoset is generally considered 'cute' by members of the human species.

The Fluffy Science Of Cute

It's a fact, we love adorable things, but we still don't really know why.

September 28, 2011

 

The incredible (edible?) egg

When You Eat An Egg Are You Eating A Baby Chick?

Were the eggs we buy in the supermarket once embryos?

March 25, 2009

 

The Cuckoo Catfish

As soon as they lay their eggs, the female cichlids scoop them up into their mouths and incubate them until they hatch.

November 17, 2008

 

What a Fetus Hears

Researchers placed tiny microphones inside a pregnant woman's uterus and found that outside noises are much lower and muffled; about thirty decibels quieter!

November 10, 2008

 

A Baby’s Smile

Have you watched a baby smile and simply fallen in love? It turns out there's some cool science behind why a baby's smile is so heart-warming!

April 8, 2008

 

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.

November 30, 2006

 

Wildlife Rescue

Rushing to the aid of a cute baby animal is hard to resist, but be careful and follow the proper procedure.

July 11, 2006

 

Babies Choose the Words They Learn

Did you know a 10-month old baby is able to learn words?

August 25, 2005

 

Slicing Up Language

As if being born weren't hard enough, infants are hit with a particularly difficult problem - the need to learn language.

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