Alice Robb

Bring Back the Wet Nurse!
A solution for working mothers that has been around for centuries
July 22, 2014

It might be the answer for stressed-out moms who want their babies breastfed.

Unhappy Marriages May Produce More Daughters
Upending a decades-long assumption that having daughters can lead to higher rates of divorce
July 18, 2014

Upending a decades-long assumption that having daughters can lead to higher rates of divorce.

Venus the “Chimera" Cat Is Probably Not a Real Chimera
A geneticist explains the cat's funny fur
July 17, 2014

A geneticist explains.

Why Jill Abramson Gave Her First Interview to Cosmo
It's not just because Joanna knows Jill
July 16, 2014

It's not just because Joanna knows Jill.

Interruptions Are Even Worse Than We Thought
That Gchat is definitely hurting your work
July 16, 2014

Science proves what we've long known. Gchat is the devil, but we love it. 

Taylor Swift May Be Right About the Death of the Autograph
But some people now want their selfies signed
July 11, 2014

And serious autograph collectors are not happy about it.

Grown Women Don't Need a 'Best Friend'
No matter what Amy Poehler tells you
July 10, 2014

Why do women feel the need to label their friendships?

How Using Emoji Makes Us Less Emotional
And what linguists say it means if your smiley face has a nose
July 07, 2014

And what linguists say it means if your smiley face has a nose.

Facebook Did Screw With You, and It Wasn’t Even Worth It
June 30, 2014

The worst part about Facebook's studying your data without your consent is that they didn't find anything interesting.

Yet Another Reason Why We Should All Stand at Work
June 30, 2014

It will help you be more creative.

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