Nicholas Day

Nicholas Day's book on the science and history of infancy, Baby Meets World, was published in April 2013. Follow him on Twitter.

Brow Beat
May 24 2013 9:02 AMHow Peas Got a Bad Rap
How Babies Work
May 9 2013 11:12 AMGoodbye From How Babies Work!
How Babies Work
May 7 2013 11:24 AMThere’s Just One Thing Standing In the Way of Your Baby Walking
How Babies Work
May 1 2013 4:02 PMWhy Your Kid Won’t Listen to You
How Babies Work
April 25 2013 3:19 PMHow Babies Learn to Be Human
How Babies Work
April 23 2013 9:14 AMOnce Upon a Time, Every American Parent Looked to Uncle Sam for Advice
How Babies Work
April 17 2013 11:32 AMYour Baby’s Teething? Rub a Minnow on It.
How Babies Work
April 11 2013 1:27 PMWhy Science Says You Should Spin Your Baby in an Office Chair
How Babies Work
April 9 2013 12:07 PMGive Your Baby a Machete and Other #BabySlatePitches
How Babies Work
April 2 2013 8:42 AMIs My Baby Laughing at Me or With Me?
How Babies Work
March 27 2013 9:04 AMHate Diapers? At Least You Don’t Use Traditional Kurdish Urine Tubes.
How Babies Work
March 21 2013 12:20 PMThe Weird History of Wet-Nursing
How Babies Work
March 20 2013 4:46 AMThe Amazing New Science of Breast Milk
Family
Jan. 28 2013 3:26 PMTear Down the Swing SetsAnd the plastic forts. Here’s how to put the play back in playgrounds.
Family
Sept. 26 2012 11:45 AMI Giggle, Therefore I AmWhen I tickle my infant son, I’m teaching him that he’s a human being.
Brow Beat
May 10 2013 3:54 PMFeed Your Kids Anchovies—They Might Like Them
How Babies Work
May 8 2013 12:43 PMStop Telling Your Toddler to Share!
How Babies Work
May 2 2013 10:48 AMMeet the Family That Never Learned to Walk on Two Legs
How Babies Work
April 30 2013 10:00 AMYou Love Playing With Your Baby. But That’s Not the Only Way.
How Babies Work
April 24 2013 8:30 AMStop Freaking Out About Whether Your Baby Is Crawling
How Babies Work
April 17 2013 4:30 PMThe First Baby Blogs, Over 100 Years Ago
How Babies Work
April 16 2013 9:00 AMI’m Supposed to Do What to Make My Baby Poop?
How Babies Work
April 10 2013 11:23 AMAmerican Parents Are Obsessed With Enrichment. Dutch Parents Think That’s Crazy. Why?
How Babies Work
April 3 2013 8:30 AMYour Face Might as Well Be a Monkey’s as Far as Your 6-Month-Old is Concerned
How Babies Work
March 28 2013 8:30 AMThe Insane Reason an Ancient Greek Physician Told Everyone Not to Carry Around Their Baby Boys
How Babies Work
March 26 2013 5:00 AMYour Baby Pointing Means Much More Than You Think It Does
How Babies Work
March 20 2013 1:58 PMYour Adorable Puppy Is Also a Breast Pump
How Babies Work
March 20 2013 4:45 AMIntroducing Slate’s New Infancy Blog
Family
Dec. 11 2012 5:00 AMThe Cow Jumped Over the Moon?!Why children love absurdism.
Family
Aug. 29 2012 3:30 AMThe Rebirth of RecessHow do you introduce recess to kids who have never left the classroom?

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