To predict how much climate change will raise sea level, researchers are studying ice shelves, where vast expanses of ice meet the ocean.
Unusual gait, clumsiness and other motor difficulties are not just limited to kids with the disorder
U.S. parents tend to view the condition’s signs very differently than in other cultures
Science has long debated whether meeting another’s gaze feels unpleasant or just uninteresting
Gene expression patterns point to new autism candidate genes that could also play roles in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
Few studies of autism prevalence have been conducted in low- and middle-income countries. Freely available screening and diagnostic tools could help address this disparity