As sperm donation becomes more common, some parents are now starting to introduce kids to their genetic relatives at an early age.
In his later years, the 41st president became quite close with his successor, the man who kept Bush from a second term in the Oval Office.
Students across the U.S. share their school’s version of that place—the one where everyone just winds up late at night, for better or worse.
The enduring appeal of toys that need to be fed, changed, and rocked like human babies may be rooted in children’s desire to act like grown-ups.
In the past five or so years, hosting a Thanksgiving meal among friends a week before the actual holiday has become a standard part of the celebration for many young adults.
A new book, Feminism’s Forgotten Fight, pushes back on the notion that second-wave feminists only cared about sexual liberation. They fought for family values, too.
At this point in history, college-aged Americans—who, for the most part, were born in the late ‘90s—don’t remember a time when school gun violence wasn’t a widely feared threat.
Why researchers can't agree after decades of studies
Young people are among the loneliest of all Americans. Schools that teach kids how to deal with feelings of isolation could help put a dent in the epidemic.
Scientists are coming to a consensus that men in America and Europe are experiencing a worsening decrease in fertility. They disagree, however, about why.
The “Red Pill” community online frequently appropriates ancient classic literature as justification for their beliefs.
Rebecca Traister's Good and Mad touches on a key point about female rage: It's more palatable when it’s framed as a maternal instinct.
A conversation with the writer Nicole Chung on a complicated question for adopted people: Who are my ‘real parents’?
Parties. Binge drinking. Sex. Beach Week is a beloved high-school tradition across the East Coast—but where are all the adults?
What’s black and white and read all over? This article, hopefully.
Thousands of North Carolina residents are still displaced after Hurricane Florence, but research suggests evacuees who stay with family or friends are less likely to develop PTSD symptoms.
For many parents, ensuring that the kids are out of harm’s way is only half the battle.
A favorite anecdote about the origins of the vibrator is probably a myth.
Abstaining from the breadwinner role offers fathers an opportunity to redefine manhood for themselves.
Five hundred twenty-eight kids are still in U.S. government custody.