Stories

Why new laws legalizing marijuana may be extra dangerous for your generation— and how you can protect yourself.

More than 80 percent of public schools start prior to 8:30 a.m., which doctors say robs teens of vital rest. Is it time to overhaul the daily schedule?

 

How do the teen characters you see on screen compare with real life? Go forth and investigate—then join us in changing those misconceptions!

Maddie, 13, fought for a female avatar in her favorite iPhone game—and won! 

Don’t let the cold weather keep you on the couch! This guide will get you moving all winter long—and you won’t even need to step outdoors.

There’s nothing wrong with feeling furious! But learning to control your inner Hulk can keep you from doing all sorts of stuff you’ll regret.

 

From nail-biting (so gross!) to phone-checking (so rude!), your bad behaviors make a major statement. Here’s how to crush them for good. 

In our caffeine-crazed culture, you’re being targeted with a bizarre array of products that promise you a superhuman jolt. But could this powerful stimulant actually wreak havoc on your health?

In some classrooms, simply raising your hand can mean the difference between an A and a B! Is it fair for participation to influence grades—or should teachers stick to traditional evaluations?

Elite competitions, intense training, elaborate strategy—are video games worthy of legitimate sports status? Two teens take sides.