teens

right now

The Enduring Mystery of the Puka Shell Necklace

Y2K heartthrobs walked so VSCO girls could run.
Eileen Cartter
8.12.19
The Anxiety Hour

Filthyratbag Is the Viral Artist Drawing the Internet’s Midlife Crisis

18-year-old illustrator Celeste Mountjoy is here to remind you that teen angst is real angst.
VICE Staff
4.17.19
Australia Today

Australian Teens are Taking Twice as Much Ecstasy as Three Years Ago

Despite the government's "just say no" campaign, an increasing number of high school students appear to be saying "yes."
Gavin Butler
4.1.19
Narcomania

This Is Why Gen Z Isn't Into Drink or Drugs

The amount of teenagers using illegal drugs has halved since 2001.
Max Daly
2.27.19
Sex

Reddit Gave a Teenager With Autism a Shockingly Helpful Sex Ed Lesson

"All I knew was porn, and that didn’t help."
Eric Spitznagel
2.14.19
Internet

The Car Crash Caused by the Bird Box Challenge Reveals the Dark Side of Memes

Internet culture once gave the movie a boost. Now it may have resulted in a teen driving into oncoming traffic.
Taylor Hosking
1.15.19
teens

This Teen Translated a Bible Verse Into DNA and Injected it Into Himself

Will bioengineering become the hot new teen trend?
Daniel Oberhaus
1.9.19
teens

People Are Creating Sick Beats by Asking Siri to Do Math

Ask Siri to calculate 1 trillion to the tenth power and it will go hard.
Caroline Haskins
1.9.19
Essays

How the Indie Kids of 2018 Found Solace in Bedroom Pop

From Clairo to Yellow Days, young acts are winning young fans with their frank discussions of heartbreak and mental health.
Douglas Greenwood
12.28.18
nudes

Consenting Teenagers in NSW are Now Legally Allowed to Share Nudes

New laws aim to prevent sexting teenagers from being charged with possession of child porn.
Gavin Butler
12.3.18
Important Questions Raised By...

I Got Rat Boy’s Teenage Fans to Give Me Style Tips

"I don’t know why your jumper is so fluffy. I’m not into it."
Niloufar Haidari
11.21.18
Instagram

I Followed Teen Instagrammers’ Advice for a Week

‘Thread accounts’ are the new ‘Tiger Beat’ so I followed as many as I could.
Ebony-Renee Baker
11.16.18
0118