Teenage tech prodigy Emma Yang created an app to help those suffering from the neurological disorder cope with the disease.
The spoken-word poet also shares his thoughts on the power of language to heal, transform, and break down barriers.
The artist tells us how he's inspired by Quentin Blake, Roald Dahl’s illustrator, and what he loved about our city.
The four-week, hands-on programme combines elements of service learning and internships.
Folk singer Allman Brown talks about growing up in Hong Kong and the struggles of pursuing a career in music.
Get to know the incredible, record-smashing Wright siblings, who are racing ahead in the local inter-school running scene and are not slowing down.
Just four months after a horrific crash, as promised, the 18-year-old is more motivated than ever to return to F3.
The boys' school beat long time rivals Diocesan Boys School, while Diocesan Girls held onto their winning streak, beating Good Hope School.
Best Improvement category finalists show that, through grit and determination, they can achieve their life goals.
The judges of the Student of the Year awards tell us what they’re hoping this year’s candidates will bring to the table.
Students welcome plans to expand science and history museums, calling for more fun activities that involve human interaction.
We asked our readers: How would you describe your dream house? Here are our favourite answers.
Meet the inspiring individuals who have impacted our city and paved the way for other females today.
I also believe that Hong Kong’s female politicians, for example, Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, can be better role models for young girls.
The film packs a strong storyline but is, at times, hard to follow.
How do courts decide how similar is too similar when it comes to cases such as whether 'Thinking Out Loud' copied Marvin Gaye's 'Let's Get It On'?
American scientists found that trying to catch up on sleep doesn't work, and that such an inconsistent schedule might make things worse.
Cantonese opera was recently listed by Unesco as an Intangible Cultural Asset of Humanity. Local opera lovers and performers are delighted, but warn there is...
Three years after the release of Daughtry's Grammy-nominated, self-titled debut, the band has released Leave This Town. The album is full of...
Local duo Swing - feted pop-maker Eric Kwok and human trumpet Jerald Chan - are back with a bang on Wu Dang. A feast of beautifully written music, the album...
So many romantic films paint women as incomplete without a soulmate that it's refreshing to see what happens from a male perspective. 500 Days of Summer is...
A cold-blooded killer is on the loose in Antarctica in Whiteout. There's nowhere to hide - if the murderer doesn't get you, the millions of kilometres of ice...
The art of silence_L
Silent theatrical performances have been around since the days of classical Greek masked pantomimes and classical Indian musical theatre, while elements can been...
Young Post reorter Lai Ying Kit will be discussing with news reporter Olga Wong on how the the wall-like high buildings and the heat island effect affect the city.
Developed by extreme American skateboarder Lance Mountain, finger skateboarding first caught the...
SAVED BY AN IPOD You are listening to an online teen radio programme when you hear this item about a teenager whose life was saved by an iPod. What happened? How could an iPod save anyone’s life?...
SAVED BY AN IPOD Voice 1: You are listening to an online teen radio programme when you hear this item about a teenager whose life was saved by an iPod. What happened? How could an iPod save...
An award-winning academic from the United States will visit Hong Kong next week and deliver a talk to young people on creativity. Tina Seelig will...
The reclusive Communist dictatorship of North Korea is a puzzle to its neighbours and the rest of the world. Tourism is organised by the government, and tourists are always...
Silent Sound sailed through a lot of ice this summer, but not nearly as much as there once was covering the Arctic seas, and not as much as...
Taking on the Taliban: a little girl's tale
Students protesting at Tamar Park on Thursday night.
By boycotting classes, Hong Kong students hope their voices are strong enough that the Beijing government might listen and eventually change its mind about its restrictive ruling. Has Beijing heard...
Delighted to be back in Hong Kong over the winter break
Watching the sunrise and strolling in the sleepy village became a prime pastime for the jet-lagged me. Weary-eyed traveller, international student, freshwoman… Here I am, in my home away from home...
Silent Sound has crossed the Arctic Circle - this means we have completed the Northwest Passage and are leaving the Arctic behind us as we head south and towards home. We entered...
A summer I could never forget_L
Ever since I could remember, I've hated summer. Summer meant waiting two whole months in the sweltering sun for the school year to begin again.
A giant Gundam model at Times Square in Causeway Bay.
There they stand, towering over excited locals who are busy snapping pictures of them. The two 6-metre-tall Gundam models, RX-78-2 and Zaku, have become ...
Cadets Erica (left) and Joy put some scrap paper to good use
I was waiting for something great to write about for my cadet blog, but nothing too unusual or extraordinary had happened so far – until today.
Talking Points_L
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Published on December 10, 2013.
Cycling studio at Torq Cycle
Young Post's reporter Wong Yat-hei takes on the bike, and learns the hard way that it's going to be an uphill struggle
Mainland China is on a strong anti-corruption, anti-monopoly, and equal opportunity drive, yet it reverses its course with Hong Kong. Perhaps this is because the political fight has overshadowed the...
Who says only boys can lift weights?
My session on Monday night was amazing. Tracy was my trainer, and she spent a lot of time with me one-on-one helping me really perfect my technique.
MAC senior artist Ryuko Lau is responsible for leading 26 make-up artist in creating four different looks for 64 models.
Whenever you see a model hit the runway she looks absolutely perfect. What you do not see is the many hours and hard work that went into that perfect moment.
Rebecca sitting in front of a wall her team painted
Globalisation has accelerated the mobility of capital and knowledge. It has also tightened the connection between individuals in different parts of the world. As global citizens, have you ever...
Reading in different environments is a passion that April has.
When I'm reading, I sometimes subconsciously associate the part in the book that I’m reading with the actual location where I have been reading the book. And when I revisit the text, my mind would...
Spring break at Huntington Beach!
Time flies. It’s been almost seven years since I started my very first blog. It was rather a childish endeavor, a pastime which I hoped would capture fleeting moments that I might forget about...
Oil spilling out of a ship is threatening a Unesco World Heritage site in Solomon Islands as Australia sends help to clean up the mess
From something yummy to our furry friends, here are the things that instantly brings happiness to Team YP.
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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