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How to future-proof your kid’s childhood memories
Make those memories truly last forever.
A popular mobile game is teaching scientists how we navigate our worlds
Our age, city, and social status can shape our sense of direction. Sea Hero Quest gives a window on how.
Leaded gas may have lowered the IQ of 170 million US adults
Lead, a neurotoxin, can cause long-lasting harms.
The elements that make a perfect playground
Some of the most important elements may surprise you.
The first paternity tests involved ‘blood vibration.’ They didn’t work.
The chickenpox vaccine keeps kids safe from more than just itchy red spots
Shingles is even less fun than it sounds.
Childhood trauma can change the way your genes behave and leave you more vulnerable to illness
And it starts happening quickly.
Scientists want to know if your parents’ divorce is making you sick
But don't stay together for the kids' immune systems.
How We Learn To Eat
A new book looks at the science of what we like
Low-Income American Preschoolers Are Getting Less Obese
The trend shows up in 18 U.S. states.