Australia is a diverse, multilingual country, with more than 200 languages spoken. However, fewer second-generation Australians speak their parents' mother tongues than in some other Western countries.
New research details how a preserved fossil found in China could be the oldest record of post-natal parental care from the Middle Jurassic.
More efficient medical treatments could be developed thanks to a new method for triggering the rearrangement of chemical particles.
Facebook is pushing for higher pay and improved benefits for the janitors, cooks and other workers who support its employees.
Young people in stable lone-parent households are just as likely to stay in education as their counterparts in stable married families, a new University of Sussex–led study has revealed.
Differences in the way children and adults perceive the world extend to their sense of safety in their social and physical environments and this in turn can impact their health, say researchers at the University of Montreal ...
YouTube on Thursday revealed plans for the US release of a mobile application built with children—and their parents' concerns—in mind.
We use technology to run everything from our home thermostats to our social lives, but can it also make us better parents? A pair of new studies examines that very question, and preliminary findings are encouraging.
A workplace intervention designed to reduce work-family conflict gave employed parents more time with their children without reducing their work time.
American parents may not have the resources of the National Security Agency, but it's not that hard for them to snoop on their smartphone-addicted kids.