Guardian article about Pearson’s book “The Life Project”
In March 1946, scientists recorded the birth of almost every British baby born in one, cold week. They have been following thousands of them ever since, in what has become the longest running major study of human development in the world.
Helen Pearson spent the last five years researching these studies, read her article here.
Helen Pearson is the author of The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of Our Ordinary Lives is published by Allen Lane.