Teeth and bones alone can't determine whether someone is a minor
Teens may be works in progress, but they help society evolve.
The adolescent brain is setting the stage for adulthood
Gatekeeping in Science is Exactly What We Don't Need
We're doing so much better than teens in the 1950s.
A new test for HPV has been cleared as way to screen for cervical cancer, but doctors are concerned that it doesn't do enough to protect younger women.
Teens have more trouble controlling their impulses in emotionally charged situations.
On the weird interactions between sex, hygiene and immunity
"Breathy-voiced long low back unrounded vowel with advanced tongue root?" Auggghhh.
Reefer madness! Pot causes psychosis! Except maybe not.
One study found a threefold greater risk in young drivers compared with older drivers. Experts reveal why.
The organs were grown from the patients' own cells
A new digital project helps Kenyan teens learn healthy behaviors
The findings may be no-brainers (yes, you do get sick in winter), but these studies uncover hidden truths in conventional wisdom
Scientists discover that babies fed with enriched formula developed higher IQs than their breastmilk-fed peers
What was it about the Boston incident that set off alarms?
Why antidepressants may exacerbate depression and anxiety in some kids and teens
Is flesh-eating bacteria really as scary as the new movie makes it seem? Popular Science investigates.
Two teens launch a business, and it flaps.