Dr Sam Wass

Developmental cognitive neuroscientist based at the University of East London.

I research stress and concentration in children. 




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  • Good reviews for the latest series of Secret Lives! The Secret Life of 5 Year Olds review: these kids are kind, mean, adorable – and make great telly...
    Posted Nov 25, 2017, 6:31 AM by Sam Wass
  • Secret Lives nominated for Royal Television Society Awards In the Science and Natural History category - but we've managed to avoid being up against Planet Earth so we might have a chance of winning!!
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 3:27 AM by Sam Wass
  • On the BBC world service On the BBC world service talking about work on eye gaze in infants that I'm working on as part of the Baby LINC lab at Cambridge.
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 3:25 AM by Sam Wass
  • Discussing Teletubbies on Radio 3 On the Free Thinking program, discussing Teletubbies. It was a late-night one so I go to compare Teletubbies to Paul McCarthy! But it turned into an 'are Teletubbies good ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 3:22 AM by Sam Wass
  • ESRC blog Guest post with Vicky Leong for the ESRC ranked in the top 10 most read articles of 2016!
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 3:16 AM by Sam Wass
  • On Radio 5 discussing gender roles in children On the Emma Barnett show, discussing this study in Science on gender identification in children.  
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 3:15 AM by Sam Wass
  • More awards for Secret Lives Secret Lives wins a Grierson Award! Much deserved. 
    Posted Jan 27, 2017, 10:28 AM by Sam Wass
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