Popular Articles

The Institute for Family Studies

Since 2018, Dr. Sax has been a regular contributor to the Institute for Family Studies, publishing essays on a wide variety of topics including the growing gender gap in academic achievement; the...
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The Return of the God Hypothesis

Claremont Review of Books
Friedrich Nietzsche was among the first philosophers to wrestle seriously with the implications of Charles Darwin’s theories. In Daybreak (1881), Nietzsche considered the metaphysical...
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But Mom, video games are my JOB! (New York Times)

The New York Times
Kyle Giersdorf earned $3 million when he won the Fortnite World Cup. He was 16 years old. Suppose it's after midnight and your son is playing video games. You tell him to turn off the game and go to...
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TV Appearances

The Megyn Kelly Show

A conversation about girls, boys, and parents
Dr. Sax was on The Megyn Kelly Show for an extended discussion of issues facing girls, boys, and their parents, on January 18 2023. You can watch the entire interview (90 minutes!) or choose short...
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Who was Hitler’s grandfather? Why should you care?

Eric Metaxas interviews Dr. Sax about his latest scholarly paper
Eric Metaxas, author of bestselling biographies of Martin Luther and Dietrich Bonhoeffer, interviews Dr. Sax about Dr. Sax's scholarly paper "Aus den Gemeinden von Burgenland", in which Dr. Sax...
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The Collapse of Parenting (Fox Business)

Stuart Varney interviews Dr. Sax about "The Collapse of Parenting". This interview is fun! Click here to watch this video.
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Scholarly Publications

Aus den Gemeinden von Burgenland

Revisiting the question of Adolf Hitler's paternal grandfather
Hans Frank was Adolf Hitler’s personal attorney. In Frank’s memoir, published seven years after his execution in 1946 at the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg, Frank claimed to have...
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Polyethylene Terephthalate May Yield Endocrine Disruptors

Environmental Health Perspectives
Abstract: Background: Recent reports suggest that endocrine disruptors may leach into the contents of bottles made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET). PET is the main ingredient in most clear...
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Sex Differences in Hearing

Advances in Gender and Education
Implications for best practice in the classroom   Abstract: “Hearing” is not a unitary phenomenon, but a complex sensory experience. Many sex differences have been identified in the...
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