Is there a link between high childhood IQ and bipolar disorder?19 August 2015New research published today in the British Journal of Psychiatry suggests that serious mood disorders, such as bipolar disorder, may be the price that human beings have to pay for traits such as intelligence, creativity and verbal proficiency.
Children of the 90s flock to see Rex4 August 2015Dozens of participants in the world-famous Children of the 90s project flocked to see Rex, their Shaun in the City sculpture, outside the Royal West of England Academy today (Tuesday 4 August 2015).
Virtual reality helps make sense of complex scientific data30 July 2015Virtual reality (VR) is a billion-dollar industry familiar to gamers but recently VR technology has been used to make sense of the enormous scientific dataset that is the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parent and Children (ALSPAC).
Gene variation identified for teen binge eating20 July 2015A variation of a gene that can lead teenagers to binge eat has been identified using data from Children of the 90s. The researchers hope the finding will allow us to better understand why binge eating develops, and inform the development of preventative strategies for at-risk teens before they become overweight or obese.
Children of the 90s reveals its Shaun the Sheep6 July 2015Children of the 90s is delighted to announce that its Shaun the Sheep, designed by artist Beth Waters, is called Rex, and will be located outside the Royal West of England Academy (RWA) on the Triangle in Bristol during the Shaun in the City Trail (6 July-31 August).