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Minding Our Children s Minds

Minding Our Children s Minds

One of the toughest parts of raising children is helping them leap the emotional and intellectual hurdles of life. As parents, we try to ease their pain when friends snub them.

August 20, 2012 — Ingrid Wickelgren
Open Laboratory 2013 - submissions so far

Open Laboratory 2013 - submissions so far

Only a month till the 2012 edition is out! Mark your calendars for September 18th! The 2012 edition can now be pre-ordered at Amazon.com and Amazon UK.

STAFFAugust 20, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic
Anorexia and Obesity: opposite sides of the reward coin?

Anorexia and Obesity: opposite sides of the reward coin?

We often think of anorexia as a psychiatric problem, a problem of self esteem, a problem of disordered body image. And while it's probably a lot of these things, treatments based on body image improvement and self-esteem can only do so much.

August 20, 2012 — Scicurious
The Scienceblogging Weekly (August 18th, 2012)

The Scienceblogging Weekly (August 18th, 2012)

Blog of the Week: Do you believe in dog? is a brand new blog. It is written by two dog researchers, one in New York City, the other in Yarra Valley just outside of Melbourne, Australia.

August 18, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic
#SciAmBlogs Thursday - eyes and lies, ocean plastics, spineless robots, humanities and science, medieval diet, elephant birth control, and more.

#SciAmBlogs Thursday - eyes and lies, ocean plastics, spineless robots, humanities and science, medieval diet, elephant birth control, and more.

- Cheryl Murphy - To Spot a Liar: An Offices of SciAm Mystery  - Harold Johnson - Plastics in the Ocean: How Dense Are We?  - Eric Michael Johnson - Punishing Cheaters Promotes the Evolution of Cooperation  - Maria Konnikova - Reclaiming the sacred gift: A postscript on humanities and science  - Robynne Boyd - Tax credits – the wind in wind energy  - Christina Agapakis - The Medieval Diet  - John R.

STAFFAugust 16, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

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