According to recent scientific research by MindLab, men are only attuned to wake up to certain sounds, and a baby’s cry isn’t one of them! It’s true! In fact while a baby's sobbing is the number one sound most likely to wake up a woman, it doesn't even figure in the male top ten!
Car alarms, howling wind and a buzzing fly are however the prime noises guaranteed to disturb a man's sleep! Those are closely followed by snoring, noise from drains and crickets!
A woman’s brain however, works in a very different way (as we all know!) The research found that the female’s maternal instincts kick in at the sound of a baby's cry - whether or not she is actually a mother, closely followed by a dripping tap and outdoor rowdiness!
If this is the case, and men really are telling the truth, then isn’t it about time that a woman scientist created a car alarm which was triggered at the sound of a baby’s cry?! Read more...