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Families at war

The struggle between maternal and paternal genes is real, say researchers

22 February 2017Research

Birth gap link to breast feeding

Breast feeding should be considered as a family planning tool, valuable to global women’s health

15 December 2014Research

We Are Family

Social bonds are crucial for adoption in wild chimpanzees

5 August 2014Research

MUSA celebrates its first birthday

Special events and a 4 star VisitScotland award.

26 November 2009University news

Seaside science

Science comes to the beach in exciting new family project.

13 August 2009Local community

Like father, like son?

Macho men produce macho sons, according to research.

29 October 2008Research

Classics come to life

Families can enjoy learning about the worlds of ancient Rome and Greece this weekend at a day of activities, lectures and performances for all ages hosted by the University of St Andrews.

18 April 2007Local community

Do daughters pay price of marital strife?

* Average facial images of three groups of young women; left-right: those with separated parents, those with unseparated parents who rated their parents' relationship as poor quality, and those who reported their parents' relationship as good quality. Credit - Perception Lab, University of St Andrews *

23 May 2006Research

The long & short of it – tall women aim high

New research has revealed that tall women may be more ambitious in their careers and less inclined to start a family.

5 October 2005Research