Three New Things Science Says About Dads

(article via Smithsonian.com) Fathers can have a significant effect on their children By Kat Eschner smithsonian.com June 16, 2017 10:00AM Recent studies of fatherhood have provided more detail to something many of us know instinctively: dads can have a big effect on their children. Parenthood is a lot of responsibility, but understanding the role dads…

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“Mom Brain” is Real, and Science Can Back it

Attention fellow Momma-tographers! This is an open letter to those awesome moms out there suffering from…dun, dun, dun…MOM BRAIN! Do you find yourself leaving sample vials in the bathroom? Do you forget where you put your safety glasses when they are sitting on top of your head? Did you lose the word for the “sample-measuring-droppy-thingy”…

Humanity in Science: Optimizing Diagnostics of Rare Diseases in Newborns

The Humanity in Science Award was created in 2015 to recognize outstanding developments in science that could change human lives for the better. There were many runners-up who did (and do!) amazing things for humanity. Recently, The Analytical Scientist sat down with each of them to catch up, and find out how their ventures have progressed in the last 12 months.