According to research at Northwestern University, even before babies learn to speak they are influenced by the words they hear. So, keep on having conversations with your young ones.
on 03/30/2010 – Made popular on 03/30/2010
It's a cute little robot learning how to say "green" and "blue." And as part of a major project undertaken by robotics researchers at the University of Hertfordshire, it's also promising to transform perceptions of how robots -- and humans -- learn language. DeeChee, which is built to look, act and learn like a 6-to-14-month-old child, is the subject of a new research report.
Last year we bought about 6-8 angelfish from petsmart, with only two eventually surviving. Surprisingly, those two paired off last fall.
Daddy is on the left, mommy on the right. These parents have to be separated after the eggs are fertilized because they start fighting, stressing the mom, and when that happens she kills and/or eats the babies.
Babies can hear sounds from the outside world as early as when they are still in the womb. Music is one type of noise that gets a lot of attention. According to preliminary researches it appears to indicate that your unborn child might enjoy and benefit slightly from a daily dose of music although the jury is still out on the true impact of prenatal exposure to Mozart and Bach.