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Why Are Sitcom Dads Still So Inept?

From ‘Father Knows Best’ to ‘D'oh!’ Scott Vandehey/flickr, CC BY-NC-SA Erica Scharrer, University of Massachusetts Amherst From Homer Simpson to Phil Dunphy, sitcom dads have long been...

HIV 40 Years On: Four Action Points To End AIDS As...

Ending AIDS calls for renewed action. GettyImages Gilles van Cutsem, University of Cape Town On 5 June 1981 a short report of five cases of pneumocystis pneumonia...

Weight Stigma Is A Burden Around The World – And Has...

Weight stigma occurs in many developed countries, not just the U.S. and often has devastating consequences. SIPhotography/Getty Images Rebecca Puhl, University of Connecticut Lazy. Unmotivated. No self-discipline....

The Next Pandemic Is Already Happening – Targeted Disease Surveillance Can...

Sustained surveillance for disease outbreaks at global hot spots may be the key to preventing the next pandemic. MR.Cole_Photographer/Getty Images Maureen Miller, Columbia University As more and...

China’s Three-Child Policy Is Unlikely To Be Welcomed By Working Women

Alex Plavevski/EPA-EFE Jieyu Liu, SOAS, University of London China’s new policy of allowing couples to have three children (replacing the previous limit of two) is an...