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Researcher shares ‘men are too feminine and women too masculine’ claims dating back to the 1800s

Since ancient times, people from older generations have lamented what they perceive to be a diminishment of character qualities in the younger generation. In fact, it’s such a common phenomenon that scientists have studied and named it—the “kids these days” effect. And they have found, perhaps unsurprisingly, that the elders who think youngsters are oh-so-different […]

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Neighbors rally to throw an epic early Halloween party for a boy with terminal cancer

It’s not every day that an act of kindness looks like a parade of witches, zombies and monsters. But for the Hurdakis family, it’s one they’ll likely never forget. According to CBC, 5-year-old Alexandros Hurdakis had undergone surgeries, chemotherapy and radiation to fight ependymoma (a brain tumor that forms in the brain or spinal cord) […]

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Super rare ultrasound images show babies smiling in the womb as their mothers eat carrots

Lovers of babies and haters of kale, have we got a fun and fascinating science-based story for you. A new study posted in Psychological Science shows rare up-close-and-personal photos of babies in the womb making different facial reactions to different food their mothers eat. Previous studies with infants and breastmilk have shown that flavors carry […]