Why is caring for young shared unequally between the sexes in so many animal species? Research from the University of Bristol, UK suggests that small initial differences which predispose one sex to care more are exaggerated ...
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.
The recently released NAPLAN 2017 results and findings from the latest Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) have got Australia talking again about how our children are faring when it comes to literacy.
The average teen spends at least six hours a day looking at a screen, with most of it from using a smartphone.
While it might not bring parents as much joy as a first step or first word, the right time to introduce kids to a smartphone is an important moment.
Torn between the benefits and drawbacks of social media, Leigh Turberville Harrell hasn't decided yet whether to let her children use Facebook's new messaging app for kids.
Teens routinely encounter online risks, such as sexual solicitations, cyberbullying and explicit material, but research shows that the negative effects of such exposure appear to be temporary, vanishing for most teens in ...
German regulators have banned certain types of smartwatches marketed to children, saying the devices have been used to listen in on school classrooms and run afoul of Germany's surveillance restrictions.
Did you know that children spend just 14 per cent of their waking time between Kindergarten and the end of Grade 12 in school?