Ever Wonder: Why Do Babies Cry?

As infants get older, cries can communicate more than just discomfort or hunger
A newborn crying is a sign of spirit and indomitable energy, said Calvin Gidney, an associate professor in the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development. Video: Steffan Hacker
March 8, 2017


The Tufts video series Ever Wonder features faculty and other experts answering questions for the curious about all manner of topics—from why we have cravings to why the oceans are salty.

You can view the entire series at http://everwonder.tufts.edu.

Steffan Hacker can be reached at steffan.hacker@tufts.edu.