children

News

TikTok, the App Super Popular With Kids, Has a Nudes Problem

TikTok is seen as being child-friendly. But a section of the social media platform is dedicated to hunting for nude images from its underage users.
Joseph Cox
12.7.18
Culture

This Is What It's Like to Raise a Gender-Neutral Child

"When they hear you're pregnant, the first question people ask is whether it's a boy or a girl. Why is everyone so eager to figure out my child's genitals?"
Bo Hanna
9.4.18
mind

Learning an Instrument Can Make Children Better Readers

Students demonstrated improved phonological awareness—the awareness of words’ sound structure—which is a key component in learning to read.
Jessica Dore
8.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dad of the Kid 'Spider-Man' Rescued from a Balcony Was Out Playing 'Pokémon Go'

Gotta catch 'em all—unless they're your toddler.
Drew Schwartz
5.30.18
The Road

A Day In the Life of an Instagram Mom

It's not as easy as it looks.
Bunga Atikha
3.26.18
The Business of Babies

How International Companies Convinced Mothers That Baby Formula Was Best

More than half of Indonesian mothers feed their children formula, despite the fact that it consumes a huge percentage of their income. How did this happen?
Adi Renaldi
3.9.18
crime

An Expert Explains Why Some Women Murder Their Children

"The vast majority were very remorseful, and were trying to cope with it in whichever way they could."
Rebecca Kamm
2.20.18
Apple

Some of Apple’s Investors Are Worried About Kids’ Smartphone Addictions

Two of Apple’s biggest shareholders have asked the Silicon Valley giant to do something about smartphone addiction.
Noah Kulwin
1.9.18
children

People Told Us Their Biggest Parenting Fails

"He must have been rolling around in that poop for hours."
Emily Cassel
10.18.17
Health

The World Will Have More Obese Kids Than Underweight Kids By 2022

Obesity rates amongst children have already increased tenfold in four decades.
David Gilbert
10.12.17
Vice Guide to Right Now

Some of Us Might Have Divorce in Our Genes, Study Shows

Yeah, not the best news we've ever heard.
Issy Beech
10.12.17
Photography

A Gritty, Haunting Look at the Lives of Child Refugees

Photographer Panos Kefalos documents the childhoods of displaced kids on the streets of Athens.
Ellyn Kail
9.21.17
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