A TED talk by Helen Pearson on lessons from the longest study of human development


In April 2017 science journalist Helen Pearson discussed the lessons from British Cohort surveys at TED2017 conference held in Vancouver. The survey has been for the past 70 years studying thousands of children to find out why some end up happy and healthy while others struggle. EuroCohort project aims at creating such deep knowledge on European-wide level with the goal of imporving the well-being of children and youth in mind.

See the video to see Helen Pearson sharing some important findings of this survey as well as simple truths about life and good parenting.