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When mothers have stronger opinions than fathers about how to tend to waking infants in the middle of the night, their coparenting relationship can suffer, new research suggests. In a new study, researchers asked mothers and fathers how they felt...
The percentages are probably very high that most couples don’t get married with the intention of “…’til divorce do us part… Unfortunately, and often after various attempts have failed, a couple reaches the realization the only way for them...
Given the choice, many dogs prefer praise from their owners over food, according to one of the first studies to combine brain-imaging data with behavioral experiments to explore canine reward preferences. “We are trying to understand the basis of the...
I always had a dream of buying a house and having this fun adventure of fixing it up. Nothing is more exciting than buying a house, but the reality is there are a lot of things that go into...
  Students whose circadian rhythms are out of sync with their class schedules may get lower grades due to “social jet lag,” a condition where peak alertness times are at odds with work, school, or other demands, a new study...
  Finances may begin to matter in romantic relationships long before marriage, according to new research. “…if you’re a 24-year-old, choose your dating partner wisely.” Researchers set out to see how financial socialization from three different sources affects life outcomes and well-being...
Parents worry that their children are spending too much time playing games on screens, but maybe they’re just playing, writes researcher Jane Mavoa below. Mavoa is a PhD candidate in the Microsoft Research Centre for Social Natural User Interfaces in...