Websites for Teens

Science

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Teens Health from Nemours

Info to help you be your best in body and mind.
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Science News for Students

News from all fields of science for students from middle school and up

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How Stuff Works

Thousands of topics, ranging from the flu to black holes to conspiracy theories.
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Hour of Code

One-hour tutorials in over 45 languages. No experience needed.

WRITING/READING

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Goodreads

Find and read more books you’ll love, and keep track of the books you want to read.
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Teen Ink

National teen magazine, book series, and website devoted entirely to teenage writing, art, photos and forums.

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National Novel Writing Month is a fun, empowering approach to creative writing. NaNoWriMo gets you started with resources, pep talks, and goal setting. Your story matters. Write your novel now!
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What Should I Read Next?

Enter a book you like and the site will analyze a huge database of real readers’ favorite books to provide recommendations and suggestions 

just for fun

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Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games.

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Ted Talks

Devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks.

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Vsauce

Videos that feed the curious and illuminate the amazing.

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Harry Potter Digital Escape Room

Can you puzzle your way out of the locked common room-using no magic at all?