From the dangers of swimming after eating to the real benefits of sweat, we ask an expert to prove – or debunk – seven common health myths.
We asked YP cadets from Renaissance College who their male role model is, and why they look up to that particular person.
Medical students spend years preparing for the day they begin their on-the-job training. Here's why getting out of the lab is so important.
Silent Sound's summer journey is about half done, but we're now entering some of the most treacherous waters in the Arctic as we sail past the graves of those who...
Being on watch while sailing a yacht at sea may sound romantic. But if you have to do it every night, it's not a lot of fun. Our shifts are three hours long, with...
This adaption of Audrey Niffenegger's best-selling novel The Time Traveller's Wife attempts to paint a dark picture of a tragic love, but with a flat storytelling fails to...
Julie Hearne's wonderful Rowan The Strange is an amazing piece of fiction that deserves to be devoured. Hearn has already shown herself to be a talent to watch but she has...
The top 10 contestants from the popular TV talent show present American Idol: Season Eight, a collection of upbeat numbers, slow ballads and...
Junior reporters (from left) Vera Ho and Grace Wang interview Australian author Kate Forsyth
The Young Post team explains in five points how to write a good story
Stewards Pooi Kei College vs Kwok Tak Seng Secondary School Motion: fung shui is a waste of time and money
Tropical rainforests are disappearing at an alarming rate. Scientists fear they will vanish within 40 years if nothing is done.
When was the last time you bought a magazine or newspaper? The internet seems to be replacing the print media. The latest news from around the world is just a mouse click away.
To help you in your first assignment as news photographer, SCMP Photo Editor Yves Sieur gives you fives points to keep in mind.
Japanese R&B diva Thelma Aoyama is back with some inspiring songs on her latest album Emotions.
MISSING PERSONS Voice 1: People go missing every day. Some just vanish into thin air and sadly are never seen again by their family and friends. Listen to these five stories of people who went...
A giant meteor is on course to cause the earth's destruction, but Lex Luthor is there to save humanity. Yes, you read that right: Superman's arch-nemesis will...
How to make good graphic designs? South China Morning Post’s Art Director Terry Pontikos gives you 10 tips to start on the right foot.
MISSING PERSONS People go missing every day. Some just vanish into thin air and sadly are never seen again by their family and friends. Listen to these five stories of people who went missing but...
Music plays a huge part in the world nowadays: it’s everywhere. Many teens look up to singers and their work usually is a huge impact on our moods- no kidding. One good song from our favourite...
The Imagine Dragons concert was one of the best days of my life. The second I walked into Asia World Expo I felt a wave of happiness and excitement, I was about to see an amazing band play in just 5...
Not long after Shawn Mendes toured the world with Illuminate, he hopped back to the studio to create his third studio album, self-titling it as Shawn Mendes’.
The most recent live concert I saw was BTS Wings Tour, on May 14 2017. Before the doors even opened, the whole waiting area was full of excitement and anticipation.
We spoke to La Salle College’s Prince Choy, who wore the LSC jersey one last time, and DBS' Brian Wong.
The key to enjoying your studies abroad is managing your expectations and being comfortable in your new environment as you are at home.
We had some great entries from music lovers who celebrated their passion for their favourite artists in reviews.
Americans value liberty above so many other factors, yet people mainland China are better off in many ways.
The 1,000-hectare 'Lantau Tomorrow Vision' launched by the Chief Executive in her 2018 policy address will be an environmental disaster and waste of money.
The Iraqi Yazidi activist went through unthinkable experiences, but used her tragedy to draw the attention of the United Nations and the world.
The 85-year-old is seen in the film as having no intention of quitting any time soon.
Britain, France, Canada and Australia ask the city and Beijing to protect freedom following British journalist's denied work visa, and cancellation of mainland writer's talk at Tai Kwun.
Hong Kong Skateboarding Academy visits schools around the city to promote skate culture and empower teens.
We asked our readers: what is the best recollection from growing up? Here are our favourite answers.
Everyone has a responsibility to the planet and its animals, but we must also understand why these issues exist.
Shanghai Disneyland has a reputation for queues, so Young Post went to see which rides are worth waiting for
Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres brought hope to Israel and Palestine.
Young Post asked Cana Elite Education Centre tutor Tim Lee and Emerson Blais, a tutor from NTK Academic Group, for some useful tips for those of your a little nervous about the SAT.
Every Wednesday we ask our Brain Game contestants one interesting, thought-provoking or just plain quirky question, and eliminate your least favourite until we have a winner.
Today marks the second anniversary of the Occupy Central protests, so Young Post asked our readers for their thoughts on its impact so far.
It would be unnecessary to comment on the shock dealt to financial markets around the world by the Brexit. And despite the efforts of “Remain” campaigners - Britain will be leaving the EU for good.
The government housing development in Wang Chau in Tuen Mun has attracted a lot of publicity following the election of legislator Eddie Chu Hoi-Dick.
In my opinion, there are two types of innovation. There is true innovation, with the potential to advance societies, and there is innovation for it’s own sake, done as a claim for fame.
Sometimes, we have to wonder whether we’re living in Hong Kong, the bustling hub of commerce and finance, or Hong Kong, the modern day slavery capital.
Pax is a beautifully written and compelling novel about a boy and a fox. And if there is any justice in the book world, it is destined to become a classic read by generations of young readers.
You laugh, you cry, you cringe – Korean dramas sweep the boards when it comes to playing with your emotions, and the Hallyu wave shows no sign of stopping just yet.
It’s a hard life for our junior reporters. A new luxury landmark hotel opened in Macau, so our JRs packed their overnight bags and checked in to the Parisian for a weekend to check it out.
Hong Kong’s education system is mostly about results rather than experience and exploration. Local students have to memorise a lot of things.
Those pesky typos can be pretty embarrassing. Thanks for the help, phone!
Europe’s ground-breaking quest to unravel the Solar System’s mysteries concludes Friday with the Rosetta comet chaser crashlanding onto the cosmic wanderer’s rocky surface. If you know nothing about...
The lawsuit comes after pilots and airlines said Boeing failed to alert them to new features in its 737 Max-8 planes.
Here's are five things that set this show apart and will make you put down your headphones and say “Hot diggity dog!”
This week’s touching poem outlines the struggles and hardships of a teen today.

What genre of books would you like to see on your school reading list?