Human fetuses do not gain consciousness until the third trimester of pregnancy (at minimum).
After parcel post service was introduced in 1913, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.
Babies’ eyes do not produce tears until the baby is approximately six to eight weeks old.
All babies are color blind when they are born.
Malaysians protect their babies from disease by bathing them in beer.
On average, 12 newborns will be given to the wrong parents daily.
Babies start dreaming even before they’re born.
Babies are born with 300 bones, but by adulthood the number is reduced to 206.
Babies are always born with blue eyes.