As the city at the epicentre of the virus is quarantined, the world increases its health checks on incoming Chinese travellers.
We put together some of our favourite lines from films to help you stay positive during the coronavirus class suspension.
Selfie filters on social media apps can alter your appearance drastically, but looking ‘perfect’ in every photo can damage your self-esteem.
Pandemics have changed the course of history and destroyed civilisations.
The Cassiopea xamachana can create 'stinging water' to hunt without ever touching its quarry.
1. C 2. The eggs are separated and the whites are whipped, instead of just whisking all the ingredients together.  3. because it provides more even and controlled heating  4. tepid
As ultra-right political parties gain power around the world, teens are standing up for women's rights and realising they have to fight.
Deputy head at Confucius Hall Secondary School in Causeway Bay put poem on Facebook, but reportedly didn't know it was aimed at police force.
Students can also watch Facebook live sessions with top scorers to learn more about the HKDSE and IB assessments.
An earlier announcement said some restrictions would be eased in the Chinese city at the epicentre of the outbreak.

Afghan artist brushes aside disability to open arts centre

Unable to use her hands, arms, or legs, Afghan artist Robaba Mohammadi has defied the odds in a country that routinely discriminates against women and disabled people. Today, the 19-year-old's works...

At six, Russian snowboarding prodigy is flying high

Vasilisa Ermakova may be too young for school, but the six-year-old Russian girl has already made a name for herself in an unlikely profession: snowboarding. Vasilisa spends five hours a day...
For many people, young adulthood is their first taste at independence; take advantage of this time to learn to take care of yourself
With prominent stars like Hyun Bin and Son Ye-jin, the drama features accurate depictions of what life is like in North Korea.
This is a photo from the recent Westminister Kennel Club Dog Show in New York’s Madison Square Garden. It shows two Puli dogs at the show. The Puli is known for its long, corded coat.
Study this photo from a recent news story and discuss what you think is going on
While the K-pop giants deliver some excellent tracks, the album isn't as consistent as 2019's 'Persona'
These simple browser games are excellent for short bouts of stress relief and fun.
We break down the science behind the Pac-Man illusion, the world-famous Duck and Rabbit illustration, and more.


Northern fulmars puke on other birds.
We're still slogging our way across the Gulf of Alaska, alone except for the occasional whale and the constant company of seabirds. One of the most common birds looks like...
A small crew of sailors will navigate a boat through the Canadian Arctic, where icebergs and polar bears still rule the land. I am the...
The Silent Sound is on her way to the Canadian Arctic. We left Canada on June 6 and are sailing north. Our friends and family were there to see us off, and although it was...
Four people have left their jobs, homes, family and friends to spend four months on a small boat in cold, wet weather.
If someone tells you they are going sailing, you usually imagine them jumping off the bow for a swim and enjoying the sun. Aboard the Silent Sound on our way to the Arctic, we're thinking about ice.
A small crew of sailors will navigate a boat through the Canadian Arctic, where icebergs and polar bears still rule the land. I am the captain of the Silent Sound, and I will be telling you...
Off the port bow! That's something we've been shouting out nearly every day lately. As Silent Sound has pointed her bow west and begun crossing the Gulf of Alaska, we've seen several whales...
Dreams Voices: Nick Walton and Rachel Crowther
Dreams All of us dream. Some of us remember our dreams quite clearly while others never remember them. Listen to these six people talking about the dreams they have had recently and then answer the...
ZOE: Hello, I’m Young Post reporter Zoe Mak and this is Listening Plus. Today’we’ll be talking with Timothy Chui who is reporting on South China Morning Post National News Desk Editor Ting Shi’s wrap...
Author Mark Twain once said: 'I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.'
In Mein Kampf, Adolf Hitler said: 'The great masses of the people ... will more easily fall victims to a big lie than to a small one.'
Confucius said: Journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. This also applies to school life, which can be a bit like climbing The Dragon's Back - it has its ups and downs.
To be an effective independent learner, you need to be good at communicating what you know. Developing your presentation skills is very important, not just for exams but also for...
To be an effective independent learner, you need to introduce yourself to the 1.5kg mass of jelly in your head known as the brain. The brain is your thinking centre. To succeed in school and in life..


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Most films adapted from video games miss the mark. Maybe it's the nature of video games or maybe video games are cursed...
I hate cats. There, I said it. Now, while we wait for the internet to descend on me like Sauron’s army, I shall explain why.
The ultimate Brain Game winner will have the chance to encounter animals with their best friend at Ocean Park, a prize worth HK$3,236.
One in every 38 Hongkongers is a US dollar millionaire, one of the highest rates in the world. We asked our readers how they would change their lifestyle if they were ever lucky enough to reach that...
More than 22,000 people joined the "Protect our Next Generation, Speak for our Conscience" march. We talked to a few of these educators about their reasons for demonstrating.
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Hate it when you can't talk back? Well, you can with Young Post. Have your say and share with students around Hong Kong...
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Find out who is the winner, and read her story!
Hate it when you can’t talk back? Well, you can with Young Post. Have your say and share with students around Hong Kong.
As students, many of you are probably getting ready to apply for university. Apart from finding out what the entry requirements are, I hope you have a good understanding of what subjects you want...
Here is the plain truth: being able to do everything thanks to good time management is a lie. A sham. A scam.
We asked our readers about their favourite sports star and most amazing sporting moment and here is one of the entries. It has not been edited.
Jaws, Shark Tale, Sharknado: the world is fascinated with sharks. So why do we still allow the practise of cutting off their fins for food to continue?
Win an hour of trampoline fun at Bounce with Young Post's photo caption contest!


Don't let your phone overheat and stop charging it at night, says a City University battery expert.
Live vicariously through these video game experts as they play popular games such as 'Fortnite', 'Apex Legends' and more.

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