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19th Century Scientific American Online

ABAG Earthquake Maps and Information

Abacus, The - Instructions on how to use a real abacus, and a chance to play with the online Java model.

ASEE Clearinghouse for Engineering Education

Access Excellence

African American Faces of Science - biographical information on African American men and women who have contributed to the advancement of science and engineering.

Air and Space Museum

American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Online

American Physical Society -Info on membership, journals, meetings and international affairs for physicists.

American Scientist Magazine

Anthropology in the News - contains links to recent articles from various sources about topics of interest to anthropologists and archaeologists.

Armchair Scientist, The

Artificial Life Online

Ask Dr. Science

Australian National Botanic Gardens

Aviation Enthusiast Corner


Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology

BioChemNet - biology and chemistry educational resources online

Biological Sciences Library Virtual Reference Desk

Biology Servers - "Links to Biology Institutions' Home Pages"

Biotech Dictionary

The Bradford Robotic Telescope

Breakthrough - newsletter on developments in science and technology.

Brooklyn Botanical Garden

Bureau of Atomic Tourism

CASE Tool Index

Canadian Department of National Defence--Research and Development

Catalyst: The Science Educator's Page

Cells Alive!

Center for Democracy and Technology

Center for Earth and Planetary Studies

Center for Extreme Ultraviolet AstrophysicsUniv. of California, Berkeley

Chaos Group at the Univ. of Maryland

Chemicool Periodic Table

Chemistry - Comprehensive directory of chemistry institutions, organizations and resources

Chemistry and Industry Magazine

Chicago Museum of Science and Industry

CNN - SciTech

Communications Research Centre (Government of Canada)

Computer Science Technical Reports Index

Declassified Satellite Images

Department of Defense (DoD) Information Systems Technology Insertion

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in Huntsville

Deutsches Museum On Line

Dictionary of Cell Biology

Discovery Channel Online

Discover Magazine

Dinosauria Online


EELS - Engineering Electronic Library

Earthquake Engineering Research Institute

Earthquake Information - U.S. Geological Survey

Eccles Institute of Human Genetics

Edinburgh Engineering Virtual Library - EEVL - searchable and browsable database of close to 3,000 annotated useful information resources in engineering

Einstein Revealed - PBS NOVA profile of Uncle Albert, with teaching resources, Shockwave demonstrations, animations of relativity concepts and more.

Electronic Emissary

Electrical Engineering Circuits Archive

ENC Science and Math

Engineering - The World-Wide Web Virtual Library


Eric's Treasure Trove of Mathematics

EurekAlert - "a comprehensive news server for up-to-date research in science, medicine, and engineering."

European Laboratory for Particle Physics - Lab news, activities, physics and more.

Evolutionary Tales: Rhyme and Reason on Creation/Evolution

Explorer Math and Science

ExploraNet - Collection of electronic exhibits and resources for teachers, students and science enthusiasts


Explore Science - This site is one of the best we've come across for explaining scientific concepts. Simple Shockwave demos help explain mechanics, life sciences, waves, and more. You'll need the Shockwave plug-in and Netscape 2.0 or better to view the site.

Explorit Science Center

Fermilab: Discovering the Nature of Nature

Forensic Science Society

Franklin Institute Science Museum

GPS Links

The Geometry Center

Geologylink - daily geo-news updates, discussion forums, an expansive directory of links, virtual field trips, geology classes, and a glossary.

Gene Map of the Human Genome - shows the chromosome location of over 16,000 human genes with links to the underlying sequence and map data.

Genetics Education Center, The

Genome Database, The

The Global Positioning System (GPS) - An Overview of GPS, part of The Geographer's Craft, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin.

Global Volcanism Program

Helios - Science News Now

History of Mathematics Home Page

History of Science Museum

Human Heart, The

Gallery of Interactive On-Line Geometry

Glossary of Mathematical Mistakes

Guide to Ultimate Reality - synthesis of particle physics, cosmology and vedanta, aiming at a quantum field theoretical description of consciousness.

ICE - Internet Connections for Engineers - All resources in ICE are related to either: chemistry, engineering, math, physics, or other 'hard' sciences.

Interactive Statistical Calculaton Pages - "The web pages listed here comprise a powerful, conveniently-accessible, and FREE multi-platform statistical software package. There are also links to online statistics books, tutorials, downloadable software, and related resources. The pages are located on servers all over the world, and are the result of much cleverness and hard work on the part of some very talented individuals."

Internet Pilot to Physics, The

Introduction to Particle Physics - the study of the basic elements of matter and the forces acting among them.

Journal of Mechanical Design

The Laws List - A list of laws, rules, and principles in physics.

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Links to Engineering and IT Related Services

Make Your Own Visible Woman - step by step guide for creating your own surface models of the Visible Woman using publically available software.

Marching Through the Visible Man - complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the male human body.

Marching Through the Visible Woman- complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the female human body.

Math and Science Cyber-Tutoring - on-line service that offers a comfortable place to study, look up information, cyber-surf to an on-line library, ask questions, and get answers from qualified tutors for free.

Math and Physics Help Page, The


Mathematical Quotations Server

Measure 4 Measure - Sites the do the work for you


Microscapes: Images from the Microscope

Mineral Gallery

>Monterey Bay Aquarium

Museum of the City of New York

Museum of Paleontology

NSSDC Photo Gallery

Nano SuperComputer - The Dream Team - NanoTechnology Magazine

NanoTechnology Magazine

Nanoworld Home Page, The

National Academy of Sciences - Includes the National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Home Page

National Museum of Science and Technology (Canada)

National Research Council of Canada

National Science & Technology Week Online

NASA - Aeronautics Consolidated Supercomputing Factility

NASA - Ames Research Center

NASA - Numerical Aerodynamic Simulation, Moffett Field, Calif.

NASA - Commercial Technology Network

NASA - Flight Simulation at Langley Research Center

NASA - Geometry Laboratory

NASA - Goodard Space Flight Center

NASA - Goddard Laboratory for Hydrospheric Processes

NASA - Goddard Space Data and Computing Division

NASA - High Performance Computing and Communications

NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA - Johnson Space Center - NASA Area Nanotechnology Study Group

NASA - Johnson Space Center Automation Robotics and Simulation Division

NASA - Langley Formal Methods Program

NASA - Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia

NASA - Langley Project Controls Branch

NASA - Langley Space Systems and Concepts Division

NASA - Lewis Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio

NASA - Marshall Space Flight Center

NASA - Microgravity Science and Applications Division

NASA - Planetary Rings Node

NASA - Scientific Applications Branch

NASA - SeaWiFS - Sea-Viewing Wide Field-of-View Sensor Project

NASA - Space Science Data Operations

NASA - Spacelink

NASA Technical Reports Server

NASA - Volcanoes

NASA - WebStars - Astrophysics on the Web

NASA - WebStars - Astrophysics on the Web

National Science Foundation

New England Aquarium

New Scientist: Planet Science

Nine Planets, The


NPR's Science Friday Kids Connection

Bill Nye the Science Guy

Olivetti Research Labs - "Live" World Wide Video Pictures

Oceans Canada

Ocean Planet - Smithsonian Institution

On-line Insect Database

Pfizer Fun Zone - science-oriented games, experiments and other resources designed to appeal to kids of all ages, as well as their parents.

Physics 2000 - an interactive journey through modern physics.

Planet Science

Popular Science Magazine

Popular Science - 50 Best of the Web

Primer on Molecular Genetics

Pulitzer Prize Winners for 1995

Purely Academic Science Index

Primer on Molecular Genetics

The Probability Web

Quantum Computing Tutorials - future of computer technology, courtesy of the Centre for Quantum Computation at the University of Oxford. No scientific expertise required for some of the backgrounders.

RSNA - Radiological Society of North America - collection of links to radiologic and other medical and scientific sites on the Internet

Recent Global Events -Earthquake bulletin.

Santa Fe Institute

SciCentral - gateway to over 50,000 sites pertaining to over 120 specialties in science and engineering.


Science at Home - U.S. Dept. of Energy


Science in the Headlines - daily summary of issues in the news with links to press releases and summaries of related reports written by the nation's top experts.

Science in the Rainforest - Take an electronic field trip to the rainforests of Costa Rica, compliments of PBS

Science Learning Network

Science Museum of Minnesota

Science Surf

Science Whatzit

Scientific Computing & Automation - source for science and technology news and business information.

SciTech Daily Review - an updated report of science news and reviews

SCORE Science

Smithsonian Institution Home Page

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

St. Louis Science Center

Statistical Reports on U.S. Science and Engineering

Walter W. Stewart's Page on Scientific Misconduct

Strange Science: The Rocky Road to Modern Paleontology and Biology

SUNY Science and Engineering Library

This Dynamic Earth: The Story of Plate Tectonics - complete text and figures from this book published by the U.S. Geological Survey.

Todd's Atomic Home Page

Tree of Life

UniScience - Research News from American Universities

Univ. of Calif. Museum of Paleontology

Virology on the WWW - Virology related Web sites that might be of interest to our fellow virologists, and others interested in learning more about viruses

Virtual Antarctica

Virtual Body, The - combines casual elegance with sleek utility in a dermless outfit that highlights over thirty feet of intestines, four pounds of cranial grey matter, and several quarts of blood. Strap on your Shockwave goggles for a roller-coaster ride through the lower colon or an impromptu tour of the tibia.

Virtual Fly Lab!

Visual Elements - featuring computer-generated images that interpret the 109 entries of the periodic table

Visual Human Project - U.S. National Library of Medicine

Volcano World

WWW Links for Chemists - over 3500 chemistry resources in a searchable index

Web Elements - Periodic Table

Why? Files, The

Windows to the Universe

World Data Center for Marine Geology and Geophysics

Worldwide Earthquake Locator

Zoological Record - Resource site and starting point for zoological information newly incorporating browse and search access to ZR Taxonomic Hierarchy and a conference calendar