background preloader

General Science Resources

Facebook Twitter

Plus.maths.org. The Science Behind the News. Semantic Scholar. The Happy Scientist. Bringing science to people and people to science. Smithsonian : Students. Lawrence Hall of Science - 24/7 Science. How fast does the wind blow?

Lawrence Hall of Science - 24/7 Science

What makes things sticky? Where do insects live and plants grow? Exploratorium: the museum of science, art and human perception. Discover Science - Discover our San Francisco Planetarium. Earth - Your life on earth. Explore BBC Earth's unique interactive, personalised just to you. Find out how, since the date of your birth, your life has progressed; including how many times your heart has beaten, and how far you have travelled through space.

Investigate how the world around you has changed since you've been alive; from the amount the sea has risen, and the tectonic plates have moved, to the number of earthquakes and volcanoes that have erupted. Grasp the impact we've had on the planet in your lifetime; from how much fuel and food we've used to the species we've discovered and endangered. And see how the BBC was there with you, capturing some of the most amazing wonders of the natural world. Explore, enjoy, and share with your friends either the whole page, or your favourite insights. Sciencelearn Hub. Science for Kids - Fun Experiments, Cool Facts, Online Games, Activities, Projects, Ideas, Technology. Videos. Classroom Activities. Science is Fun in the Lab of Shakhashiri. Space & Science Stories. The Nine Planets Solar System Tour.

Science - Digital Education Resources. Space - Digital Education Resources. Space - Digital Education Resources. Space - Digital Education Resources. Scishow. Scientists @ the Smithsonian. Astronomy Basics - Photo Gallery (ABC Science) Molecular Workbench. Three Views of MW Senior Scientist and Molecular Workbench Developer Charles Xie, Researcher and Manager Amy Pallant, and Technology and Curriculum Developer Dan Damelin describe the history of Molecular Workbench and our vision for the future.

Molecular Workbench

Watch the Video undefinedundefinedundefined Selected Curriculum Modules Transistor Semiconductor Plasma Molecular Rover Chemical Bonding Chemical Resp. Diffusion Heat & Temperature Electrostatics Phase Change DNA to Protein. Ward's Natural Science Videos. Frostbite Theater. Welcome to Frostbite Theater, a collection of science videos produced by Jefferson Lab!

Frostbite Theater

Liquid Nitrogen Experiments Have you ever wanted to play with liquid nitrogen, but didn't happen to have any lying around the house? No problem! Browse: Collection: California Academy of Sciences. Seriously Amazing. News360 : Science. All Sites - Stack Exchange. The Franklin Institute's Resources for Science Learning. Science for Kids - Fun Experiments, Cool Facts, Online Games, Activities, Projects, Ideas, Technology. Mars exploration since 1964, from first flyby to Curiosity - interactive. Mars Exploration Program: Mars for Educators. You can participate in four major programs: Curriculum Supplements Robotics activities are available.

Mars Exploration Program: Mars for Educators

Download the activity summaries (PDF, 1.33 MB) or the full activity set (PDF, 1.08 MB). The Mars Curriculum Modules are designed to help bring the topic of Mars into your 4th through 12th grade classrooms. Exploring Mars (Grades 4-10) Students learn how sediment, landforms and drainage patterns provide clues about a planet's geologic history.

Mars. 125 Great Science Videos: From Astronomy to Physics & Psychology. Astronomy & Space Travel A Brief, Wondrous Tour of Earth (From Outer Space) – Video – Recorded from August to October, 2011 at the International Space Station, this HD footage offers a brilliant tour of our planet and stunning views of the aurora borealis.A Universe from Nothing – Video – In 53 minutes, theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss answers some big enchilada questions, including how the universe came from nothing.A Year of the Moon in 2.5 Minutes – Video – The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter has been orbiting the moon for over a year.

125 Great Science Videos: From Astronomy to Physics & Psychology

The footage gets compressed into 2 slick minutes.A Day on Earth (as Seen From Space) – Video – Astronaut Don Pettit trained his camera on planet Earth, took a photo once every 15 seconds, and then created a brilliant time-lapse film.Atlantis’s Final Landing at Kennedy Space Center – Video – After more than 30 years, the space shuttle era comes to a close. Video runs 30 minutes. Physics Biology & Chemistry Environment, Geology and & Ecology. Scanning Electron Microscope. Street View - Gallery – Street View – Google Maps. Videos: Bill Hammack's Engineerguy videos. Sustainability Classroom Resources at Resources for Rethinking - Exemplary classroom resources reviewed by teachers for teachers.

Science Friday. Online Video in Education. Symphony of Science. Edheads - Activate Your Mind! The Field Book Project. What is a field book?

The Field Book Project

Field books or field notes are primary source documents that describe the events leading up to and including the collection of specimens or observations during field research. Field notes can take many forms depending on the information needs of the collector. Importance and challenges of field books Field notes are significant sources of information related to scientific discovery. They provide rich data for researchers to understand how biodiversity has changed over time and space. Field books as an object type are located and described in a wide variety of ways. TalkOrigins Archive: Exploring the Creation/Evolution Controversy.

Understanding Evolution. MIT + K12. Understanding Science. BrainFacts.org Homepage. Home : Succeeding With Science. WEB ADVENTURES — Explore Science - One Game At A Time.