A study in South Africa has highlighted how unhealthy ageing takes its toll on health and income. But strong social policies can promote healthy ageing and protect the economic well-being...
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Five changes you can make to help reduce ocean pollution.
Children in a recent study preferred pictures of urban environments to those of nature.
Swede Greta Thunberg is preparing for the trans-Atlantic voyage to join a United Nations summit and raise awareness about the climate crisis.
From climate change to mental health, here's how young people around the world are working to create lasting change.
The digital age divides young people. With 50% of the world under 30, young people's relationship with technology will steer the future.
The brains of toddlers resist learning from screens, even video chats, according to a new study, but having a parent present can help.
It was "way bigger than I ever anticipated", says Anna Taylor, a leader of the UK Student Climate Network.
The best learning agent is that of the human mind, and modelling how humans learn could help develop robots that we can interact with naturally, say computer scientists.
Could a taste of military life help build national pride and a more integrated society?
In the face of talent shortages, skills gaps and ageing workforces, what can companies do to attract talent from among millennials and Generation Z?
North Carolinian teens and children have been shown to have an influencing effect on their parents' own views on environmental issues and climate change.
More than a quarter of India's young people are not in education, employment or training. Fundamental change is required.
How do we convince young people living in some of the region's most fragile states, where jobs and food are often scarce, to engage in a conversation about the future of the planet?