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Research: Babies Have Inherent Sense Of Morality

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Research: Babies Have Inherent Sense Of Morality

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Research: Babies Have Inherent Sense Of Morality

Research: Babies Have Inherent Sense Of Morality

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Sure, babies look cute and drool on command. But research shows these little bundles of joy are far from being blank slates; they actually have an inherent sense of right and wrong.

Guy Raz discusses baby morality with Karen Wynn, a professor of psychology and cognitive science at Yale University. Her "baby laboratory" is the subject of a piece in Sunday's New York Times Magazine.