Adult-child conversations strengthen language regions of developing brain

Study suggests talking with children from early age could promote language skills regardless of socioeconomic status

Scientists link more than 1,000 gene variants to educational attainment

Although primarily influenced by environmental and social factors, years of schooling are also influenced by.

Perceptions about what it takes to succeed in STEM fields may keep females out

Why do large gender disparities exist in certain fields but not others? Research suggests that.

Evolution acceptance in children linked to aptitude, not belief

In contrast to adults, acceptance of evolution in schoolchildren in the UK is linked to.

Social media helps students learn scientific argumentation better, study says

Provided by: University of Kansas Adults often bemoan the amount of time young people spend staring.

Girls More Likely to Be Interested in Computer Science Careers After Watching YouTube Red Original Series ‘Hyperlinked’

Based on a new study released today, young girls who have seen season one of.

Interest in science classes is contagious, study shows

Excitement is contagious in a science classroom and could lead to greater interest in science.