Science News for Students
Science News for Students

Founded in 2003, Science News for Students is an award-winning online publication dedicated to providing age-appropriate, topical science news to learners, parents and educators.

Science News for Students: Explainer - What is Puberty?
Science News for Students

Hormones slowly transform kids to adults by altering tissues throughout the body

Science News for Students: Can We Taste Fat? The Brain Thinks So
Science News for Students

Fat could soon join the ranks of essential tastes, such as sweet, salty and sour

Science News for Students: Concussions Leave Clues In The Blood
Science News for Students

Blood tests in hundreds of college athletes turned up proteins signaling brain injury

Science News for Students: Top 10 Tips To Stay Safe During An Epidemic
Science News for Students

Don’t panic. From flu to COVID-19, these key steps can limit your risk of most infections

Science News for Students: This Scientist Wants To Know How Racial Discrimination Gets ‘Under The...
Science News for Students

Leticia Márquez-Magaña studies the biological impacts of racism on African-Americans, Latina women and other marginalized communities.

Science News for Students: Today's Nico-Teen Addicts: What Role Does ‘Juuling’ Play?
Science News for Students

Experts worry that the high nicotine in pod-like e-cigs boost addiction and other health risks