Trying to conceive

Here's what science says about how you can conceive a boy or girl

We recently came across a study titled, 'More sex during South Africa’s World Cup meant more boys nine months on'. Curious about the science behind it all, we decided to dig deeper and found out why this should be, and how you can actually follow particular methods to conceive a boy or girl.

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Hello MolCraft: Learning about molecules has never been this much fun

An educational version of the popular online game Minecraft is now available, and according to this professor of Science Communication and Chemistry, it's the perfect tool for teaching complex subjects like biochemistry.

Nutrition

7 tips to feed your kids healthily on a tight budget, with 4 yummy snack recipes

Rent, fuel, school fees and a never-ending list of bills can make quality nutrition easy to compromise, but an expert says you don’t have to.

School-exams: Practice papers, study guides and exam advice

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We have first aid kits for our physical health, but what about our mental health?

Babycare

We review the updated Baby & Childcare Handbook by parenting expert Marina Petropulos

Ask your mom and grandmom – chances are they know Marina Petropulos and her now famous Baby & Childcare Handbook. The updated version just landed on our desks and new mom Wendy Kobe had a look to see if it still resonates with millennial moms.
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