Siberian artist Igor Verniy creates explicitly detailed steampunk sculptures of animals, from birds to bugs to puffer fish. Verniy has been crafting since he was a young boy, starting with small wooden toys and returning as an adult to work with metal, which he uses to create textures that bring […] Read more on MAKE The post Magic from Metal appeared first on Make:.
New York is one of only two states that automatically sentences 16 and 17-year olds as adults. Unsurprisingly, being a minor in a prison built for adults can be a damaging experience. The recidivism rate for young offenders in New York...Show More Summary
by Kelli Students for Life is promoting a new division of their organization – Pro-Life Future – which is for “young, pro-life adults and Students for Life alumni.” They state that their mission is “to mobilize communities to abolish...Show More Summary
With e-book revenues nearly in freefall, especially in the category of Children/Young Adult books, a new partnership between the White House, publishers, libraries, and other institutions seeks to lay the groundwork for growth and educational development. But is it also an attempt to save a collapsing market? … Read More
For reasons politicians have rarely bothered elucidating since the 1980s, it is illegal for merchants to sell alcohol to people younger than 21. The city's Health Department thinks that peddling booze to kids and young adults is enough of a problem that it recently set aside $147,000 in taxpayer money for a citywide undercover investigation. Show More Summary
Recently, a young adult child of a friend of mine was admitted to a hospital for a first manic episode. She presented in the most typical of ways with sudden […]
A study of more than 500 HIV-positive adults from KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa finds women with greater perceptions of gender equality are more likely to use condoms.
The Mortal Instruments young adult fantasy series by Cassandra Clare may have been a box office flop, but it’s getting new life as a television series called Shadowhunters on ABC Family. Unfortunately, it’s already causing drama as some...Show More Summary
Wasn't it just Mother's Day? A year passes so quickly. And so does a childhood. My Mother's Days these days are quiet, adult-oriented affairs. Nice brunches. Deliveries of flowers from my young adult children. The celebrations are lovely,...Show More Summary
Alberto Rosende (Blue Bloods) and Emeraude Toubia (Tu Dia Alegre) have joined the cast of Shadowhunters, ABC Family's straight-to-series drama based on the bestselling young adult fantasy book series The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra...Show More Summary
In this week's Friday Sports Dump, we ask you to think before watching two people box and thank two young adults for making us not lose faith in the future. The post Dump Mayweather, Support Nepal, and Hope We Rise from Baltimore To a Brighter Future appeared first on The Good Men Project.
College is a known as a time of transition, but the sudden changes that post-secondary education bring can exacerbate mental health struggles in young adults. Is it possible to prevent depression and anxiety-related problems in college students? The answer is “yes” according to a team of psychologists from Loyola University Chicago who conducted a careful, […]
Child-free adults are everywhere, but movies like "While We're Young" still make babies a condition of growing up
Students for Life of America, the nation’s largest youth pro-life organization with over 800 groups on college and high school campuses, is announcing a brand new initiative aimed at young, pro-life adults that will continue to involve them in the pro-life movement beyond their high school and college experiences. Pro-Life Future is a national, grassroots […]
Matching your bold shoes to your bold purse. Is this only for young girls, or is this cool for adults? Elliott Morgan, celeb stylist George Kotsiopoulos, and I weigh in on We Spy Style. We also look at this Spring and Summer's biggest trend, gingham and plaid; do a fashion faceoff with the Kardashian-Jenner sisters; and discuss our favorite best dressed celebs on the red carpet.
When it comes to transporting readers to a whole new world, no genre is quite as captivating as fantasy, and in young adult literature, there is a wealth of stories just waiting to take you away. Column by Riki Cleveland When it comes...Show More Summary
A new poll from Harvard University’s Institute of Politics has some alarming findings about the trustworthiness of the American media. Among adults aged 18-29, the poll found that just 12 percent believe the media "do the right thin...
Adult survivors of preterm births may have a lung capacity that resembles the healthy elderly or casual smokers by the time they reach their early 20s, according to a new study.
by Annie Mok Jillian Tamaki is my hero. She moves like a shark; like a very funny comics-drawing shark. Last year, First Second released the Caldecott Award-winning This One Summer, a young adult graphic novel Jillian created with her cousin, Mariko Tamaki. Show More Summary
Today’s guest is young adult fantasy author Danielle L. Jensen! Her debut novel and the first book in The Malediction Trilogy, Stolen Songbird, was released last year, and it was a delight to read, making it one of my favorite books of 2014. Show More Summary