Depression can affect people at any stage in life – here, an expert in psychology answers a young reader's question about how to help.
It's good to know how currents are formed in the ocean, as they can be quite dangerous!
What's the best thing I can do to help the climate? How long is the planet going to last? These questions and more answered by a climate scientist.
Nations like Scotland and New Zealand have pioneered community-centred strategies to tackle knife crime – it's time for the rest of the UK to follow suit.
The pressure in the deepest part of the ocean can be 1,000 times greater than the pressure we experience at sea level – but creatures that live and visit there have some very special features.
There are three ways heat can be shared: conduction, convection and radiation. Find out which one lets heat travel through space.
Young people don't get to vote on the issues of the day, but that doesn't mean they can't build power and make their voices heard.
In these divided times, young people are uniting to claim a political platform and fight climate change.
The northern lights might look like magic, but they can actually be explained by science – here's how.
A new study reveals how women's experiences as teenagers shapes the way they deal with hookup culture at university.
Young people turn to social media for support and encouragement, when society fails to help.
The Conversation has access to top academic experts, and we want them to use their knowledge to answer questions from teenagers.
New activist communities are fighting back against haters to make the world safer for LGBTQ teens.
This is the story of how seeds came together bit-by-bit over a really long time, as plants evolved.
Gen Z is best positioned to influence business practices, rather than global climate agreements, where political gridlock appears to be the status quo.
Buyers think you can tell the purity of a substance by looking at on an app – evidence shows they're mistaken.
Young people can make big savings living with their parents, but it throws up some thorny issues.
Baby boomers didn't all benefit from free education, and not all millennials are struggling to buy a home.
The reason we have seasons is because, during its journey around the Sun, the Earth is tilted.
Everything you can touch is made of molecules – but feelings, sound and light are something different.