Category Archives: NPR


Mar

26

2019
VIDEO: Head Lice Up Close, And All Too Personal

VIDEO: Head Lice Up Close, And All Too Personal

Claws of the louse that afflicts human scalps fit neatly around a single human hair. Louse eggs stick to hair shafts with a sort of glue. Maybe the best remedy for you and the kids? Comb, baby, comb. (Image credit: Josh Cassidy/KQED)


Mar

18

2019
Misophonia: When Life’s Noises Drive You Mad

Misophonia: When Life’s Noises Drive You Mad

Some people experience intense rage or fear when they hear the sound of people chewing, spitting, or throat-clearing. Turns out they may have a rare condition known as misophonia (Image credit: Photo illustration by Meredith Rizzo/NPR)


Mar

13

2019
Call For Global Moratorium On Creating Gene-Edited Babies

Call For Global Moratorium On Creating Gene-Edited Babies

An international group of 18 prominent scientists and bioethicists is calling for countries around the world to impose a moratorium on the creation of babies whose genes have been altered in the lab. (Image credit: Mark Schiefelbein/AP)


Mar

13

2019
A Playful Way To Teach Kids To Control Their Anger

A Playful Way To Teach Kids To Control Their Anger

At the top of the world, the Inuit culture has developed a sophisticated way to sculpt kids’ behavior without yelling or scolding. Could discipline actually be playful? (Image credit: Johan Hallberg-Campbell for NPR)



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