The Young Scientist Blog

Your one-stop-shop for interesting STEM thought starters, video challenge tips, exclusive challenge participant interviews and much more! Check back regularly for the most up to date young scientist news and insights.

Recent Posts

Caroline-All Aboard!

Dear fellow scientists, My name is Caroline Crouchley and I live in Garden City, New York.  Next fall I will be entering the eighth grade.

Jaya-The Chance To Learn

Hello, everyone! My name is Jaya Choudhary, and I am a finalist in the 3M Young Scientist Challenge for 2019! I live in Canton, Michigan and I will be going to eighth grade this fall.

Tip Tuesday: One Week Left

Are YOU Ready to Share Your Big Idea?! Since there's only one week until the deadline, we'll keep this email short and sweet!

Tip Tuesday: Two Weeks Left!

The Homestretch Is Here...  TWO WEEKS to go until the May 7th deadline!   As exciting as this is, we know the deadline can be stressful.

Tip Tuesday: How to Juggle School & YSC

Time management tips! one month left to enter!   Juggling school and your Young Scientist Project can be tricky...And as the deadline approaches, it's more important now than ever!

Tip Tuesday: Overcoming Roadblocks

Tips for Overcoming Roadblocks!    Writer's block doesn't just affect authors... it exists for scientists, too!

Tip Tuesday: Entry Video Tricks and Tips

Tips For Creating Your Video!  Filming your submission doesn't have to be hard or complicated...A smart phone video will do the trick!