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The Galileo Project
Explores the scientist Galileo and his work. Sponsored by Rice University.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Answers questions about NASA and explores current works.
Image library sponsored by the University of Ottawa.
The Biology Project
Topics arranged as a tutorial; includes tests and activities. Sponsored by the University of Arizona.
National Museum of Natural History: Research & Collections
Looks at the research work of the National Museum of Natural History; provides external links.
Neurosciences on the Web
Contains a searchable and browsable index of neuroscience resources (neurobiology, neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry, psychology, cognitive science sites and information on human neurological diseases).
Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man
Database contains textual information, pictures, and reference information regarding genetic disorders; contains links to MEDLINE articles. Sponsored by the National Center for Biotechnology Information.
NIST Chemistry Webbook
National Institute of Standards and Technology's site for Chemistry resources. Search the database for information on thermochemical, thermophysical, and ion energetics data and view models and tools.
Includes an alphabetically indexed list of minerals and their chemical formations and links to other earth science web sites.
Meteorology: the Online Guides
Site offers a guide to fronts and weather maps, looks at severe storms, light and optics, clouds and precipitation, forecasting, hurricanes and the hydrologic cycle.
Scripps Institution of Oceanography Library
Includes information and links for marine biology, climatology and meteorology, physical and chemical oceanography, marine technology, and marine geology. Sponsored by the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, a part of the University of California at San Diego.
U.S. Geological Survey
Used primarily for locating and ordering USGS publications, includes full text fact sheets and a Learning Web for students in grades K-12.
National Institute of Standards and Technology's site for Online Scientific Databases. Subject areas include Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science, and Biotechnology.
PhysLINK: the Ultimate Physics Resource
Provides links to physics related sites useful to professors and students.
A resource for learning visually and conceptually about 20th Century science and high-tech devices.
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