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Babies’ Spatial Reasoning Predicts Later Math Skills

Findings from a longitudinal study show that spatial reasoning measured in infancy predicts how children do at math at four years of age. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: links between early adversity, self-esteem, and diurnal cortisol profiles; and the role of visual experience in word representation in the visual word form area. ... More>


Going the Distance: Babies Reach Farther With Adults Around

Eight-month-old infants are much more likely to reach towards distant toys when an adult is present than when they are by themselves, two studies show. ... More>


What Babies Know About Physics and Foreign Languages


How Noise Pollution Impairs Learning