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.
Generations have grown up with the late author's works, and many of his characters are well loved among enthusiasts of wuxia fiction.
Race on virtual renditions of famous race tracks like the Nurburgring and Brands Hatch against your friends.
The study of prehistoric fossils can take a palaeontologist from inside a lab filled with the latest technology to the wildest areas of the world.
The 26-year-old American pop star wowed his Hong Kong fans with both newer titles, and classics such as See You Again.
However, authorities say anyone dealing in the drug would be committing a crime.

Rapid-fire questions with Calum Scott

Calum Scott was in Hong Kong for the tour of his first album Only Human, we sat down with him and played a round of rapid-fire questions
The inspiring 21-year-old now has 14 world championship gold medals to her name.
I would love to see what I look like when I grow up. And what would have happened to the world? Would things be better or worse? It would be fascinating to find out.
Minister makes clear scheme’s purpose is not to boost tax revenue, but to cut waste; government plans to launch scheme in late 2020 at earliest.
Under new system, applicants will gain 0.5 to 1.5 extra points if they score Level 5, 5* or 5** in their Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education exams.
Professor Anant Agarwal wants to launch ‘MicroBachelors’ courses for students around the world to customise their degrees using multiple institutions.
George Miller became an internet icon with his comedy YouTube channel. But last year, the Japanese entertainer dropped it all (including his 8.4 million subscribers) to pursue his more serious...
The lacklustre plot is saved by impressive CGI animation.
From being dismissed by label bosses to sweeping some of music’s biggest awards, rock band Wolf Alice tell us about their unlikely journey to the Clockenflap stage.
Summer may be the biggest season for massive movies, but the approaching year-end is always a time for some pretty major releases. And boy, are there some awesome films coming out in the run-up to...
Teenagers share their thoughts on the Chief Executive's policy address - Breaking New Ground Together - with Sunny Tse and Young Post junior reporters
Cool Alert! Author Tina Seelig is going to be in town giving a talk on October 24. Submissions are now CLOSED
Whether you're negotiating with your parents about your next night out or trying to knock off 40 per cent on a Temple Street purchase, arguments...
Helen Grant's impressive debut novel The Vanishing of Katharina Linden is one of those rare books that refuses to downsize style or content just because...
In his latest collaboration with award-winning director Steven Soderbergh, The Informant!, Matt Damon plays chubby, dorky businessman Mark Whitacre. Whitacre is a...
Scooby-Doo. Scooby-Doo: The Mystery Begins is a wonderful modern adaptation that manages to be faithful to the old 1970s cartoons while...
Edward Cullen's chiselled face is leading the latest revival of the vampire genre, but what makes this star of the Twilight franchise so appealing?
Students from Heep Yunn School and Wa Ying College took the 'Make the headlines' challenge and wrote today's Young Post cover.
Junior Reporters find out which Halloween treat does the trick best...
How to do a Vox Pop and collect people's opinions...
Cub reporter Megan Chee tells us why she thinks the bestseller is following a successful formula...
Why people living on Hong Kong Island don’t like to go over to Kowloon and vice versa. Submissions CLOSED
GHOST SHIP Listen to the true story GHOST SHIP about spooky happenings at sea. The mysterious story of a ship called the MARIE CELESTE. Listen carefully and then answer the questions.
Your first year at college or university is a whole new world. It might be the first time you encounter a new medium of instruction...
The number of entries to the Nesta-SCMP Debating Competition has tripled in the last three years. More than 50 school teams have registered for...
Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah received a lot of criticism for his recent blog discussing how the International Wine and Spirits Fair reflected the city's improving standard of living.
What's better than a picture of cute animals? A whole post of pictures of cute animals! Go on, give your brain a break.
Here at Young Post we have quite a few animal lovers, but none as devoted to adorableness on the internet as our editorial co-ordinator Cherry. So here is your Tuesday Cutesday pick-me-up in the form...
In Hong Kong, we rarely hear the words "gender equality". You might think this is because women in Hong Kong have pretty much the same rights as men.
For those of you who are only familiar with the Star Trek universe thanks to the two recent blockbusters from JJ Abrams, there's a lot more to discover.
Superheroes are all the rage right now. You've got "The Flash", "Daredevil", "Heroes", "Arrow", and "Gotham" as mainstream hits. You've even got shows about lame-o normals who just happen to work...
While the world is lit up red white and blue in a sign of solidarity, the world seems to have forgotten that more than 160,000 people have been killed in Syria's uprising-turned-civil war
Your parents' generation may still grapple with email, but some creative young developers have come up with a new generation of fun apps.
Should our city have its own military? Five local students share what they think.
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Native English Teachers (From left) Mr Luke Sanders and Ms Ashleigh McGrath dress up to join the school's activities.
Singing karaoke was certainly one of the highlights of our annual English week. The hall was filled with the happy voices of students and teachers alike.
The Joint University Programmes Admissions System (Jupas) Office advises applicants who receive an offer to take it.
Okay guys, it's half way through the week. Hang in there! Here, have some cuteness!
Smits’ first encounter with these “magic trees” as he calls them, was during his marriage proposal to his wife in Indonesia in 1980.
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?