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

Abhinav - My First Blog!

Hi everyone, hope everyone is doing well and staying safe. I’m Abhinav Anne from Plainfield, Illinois.   I’m happy and honored to have been chosen as a finalist in this year’s Challenge.

Samarth - Another broken egg!

    Hello friends! I am Samarth, a rising 9th grader with a passion for technology, cooking, and fencing. This is my 1st blog ever; I am a bit nervous but excited!

Moitri - How It All Started

Hi there, fellow STEMists!     My name is Moitri Santra and I am an incoming 8th grade student at Jackson Heights Middle School in Oviedo, Flor

Veda - Excited to start the journey!

Hello! My name is Veda Murthy, and I am a rising 8th grader at Rachel Carson Middle School in Herndon, Virginia.

Sarah - Let the Journey Begin!!!

My name is Sarah Park, and I am from Jacksonville, Florida, the Sunshine State. When my science teacher, Mr.

Danielle - Becoming Part of the Scientific Community

I was inspired to enter the 3M Young Scientist Challenge by the many world-class research scientists who are revolutionizing the medical field today, such as Jennifer Doudna & Emmanuelle Charpenti

ONE MONTH LEFT: Stuck on Your Project?

Check out these Research Tips We all get stuck sometimes. And working on your 3M Young Scientist Challenge entry is no exception!