Science news for kids

EurekaAlert! is a science news portal for kids. A central, online source for kid-friendly news and resources, EurekaAlert! is editorially independent and run by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

EurekaAlert! has loads of features for students, including:

  • Science news for and about kids
  • Games
  • Useful links and resources

EurekaAlert! is particularly useful for discussing how science works and tying in the latest science news with the curriculum. Although the website design isn't particularly "kid-friendly", the articles and links are useful for teachers and can be printed out and used in the classroom.

The content is provided by hundreds of universities, medical centres and other research organisations worldwide.

To find out more, visit EurekaAlert!