The Power of Dads

The changing face of fatherhood has important implications for children's well-being—and men's too.

Mysteries of a Neandertal Father

By Peter B. Gray Ph.D.
What science suggests about these extinct cousins.

Same Dad, Teen Son

By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D.
The challenge of fathering an adolescent son.

Snapshot of Fatherhood

By Hara Estroff Marano
Becoming fathers can help brothers bond.

Deployed Dads

By Michael Ungar Ph.D.
Even overseas, deployed fathers can stay connected with their kids.

Sad Dads

By Peter B. Gray Ph.D.
How postpartum depression can hit men.

Fathers and Sons

By Frank Pittman
Being a father is life's fullest expression of masculinity.

Tumbling Testosterone

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
Testosterone levels dip when men become fathers.

The Importance of Fathers

By Ditta M. Oliker Ph.D.
Is Father's Day Real?

Without You, Dad, I Wouldn't Be the Person I Am Today

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
Have we underestimated the importance of fathers for children's wellbeing?

If You Don't Have a Father Today

By Paul Dobransky M.D.
Maybe you don't have a dad to meet with today. It's your day too...

Fatherhood Makes Us Human

By Loretta G. Breuning Ph.D.
Dad compares quite favorably to earlier species.

If Dads helped more, would Moms have more babies?

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
A look at factors influencing fairness and family size.