They may sleep around a lot but they make baby chimps only with their genetic opposites.
Researchers in China have discovered how to use mouse stem cells to grow mouse sperm in laboratory settings. The new findings are published in the journal Cell Stem Cell.
Scientists have found strong support for the long-standing evolutionary theory of kin selection.
A recent study found that a mother's appetite impacts the appetites of their offspring and may protect animals during times of population boom.
Antidepressant use during pregnancy may increase the risk of autism in children, according to a recent study.
What your dad ate can actually impact your health. Scientists have found that your parent's lifestyle before you were born may influence your health.
Half of pregnant women around the globe are at risk for malaria. However, there is little research on the potential neurodevelopmental issues regarding children exposed to malaria during pregnancy. The findings are published in PLOS Pathogens.
New findings published in the Journal of Perinatology reveal that delayed clamping of the umbilical cord of at least 20 seconds may be beneficial for premature infants.
Can a mother's stress impact her child? That's the case for elephants. Scientists have found that elephants born into stressful situations have fewer offspring and age faster.
Researchers at the University of Queensland have discovered that women who drink alcohol during the time of conception may increase the risk of type 2 diabetes and obesity for future offspring, particularly when they enter early middle age.