Paul Raeburn

Paul Raeburn

Paul Raeburn is a journalist and blogger and the author of four books, including "Do Fathers Matter: What Science Is Telling Us About the Parent We’ve Overlooked," and "Acquainted with the Night: A Parent’s Quest to Understand Depression and Bipolar Disorder in His Children." Raeburn’s stories have appeared in Discover, The Huffington Post, The New York Times Magazine, Scientific American, Psychology Today, and many others. A past president of the National Association of Science Writers, Raeburn has been the chief media critic at the Knight Science Journalism Tracker, and science editor at BusinessWeek and The Associated Press. You can find him on Twitter at @praeburn, and at

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About Fathers

About Fathers looks at the new science of fatherhood, the subject of my book Why Fathers Matter - What science is telling us about the parent we've overlooked, which was published by Scientific America/FSG in June, 2014. I also report and comment on news related to fathers, men, boys, families, and parenting.

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