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Ask Dr. Universe

Astronomy Picture of the Day  Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer.

Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory  Be sure to check out their FAQ: Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Tropical Cyclones.

Bill Nye The Science Guy Nye Labs Online.

BrainPOP - Science

Build a Rollercoaster From Discovery Kids.

CELLS alive!

The Columbia Virtual Body Cool site! Requires Macromedia's Shockwave Player Plugin.

Common Cold Common Cold presents the science behind colds, their symptoms, treatment and complications.

Convert-me.com Here you will find interactive calculators for many measurement systems.

Crystal Radio: The Xtal Set Society Visitors to the site can find on-line plans for building a beginner's crystal radio, request a free copy of the Society newsletter, or check out the crystal radio books offered by the Society.

the DINOSAURICON   A site full of dinosaur information!

Discovery.com 

Einstein-Image and Impact   Includes an explanation of E = mc2.

Explore Learning

Explorer For K-12 mathematics and science education.

Fossweb.com The official page for Full Option Science System.

How old would you be on another planet? This site answers that question for all nine planets in the solar system.

How Stuff Works

International Rivers Network Linking human rights and environmental protection.

Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art  This site includes a page "For Teachers and Parents" and "The Rock and Mineral Challenge".

Mad Scientist Network  Ask-A-Scientist (and more)!

MEDtropolis - Virtual Body  Build a virtual skeleton bone by bone. Then take a narrated tour to learn about your brain, watch a heart pump blood and find three ums: duodendum, jejenum and ileum. Explore the Virtual Body in English or Spanish!

Science Museums Links Page

NASA

NOVA

NSIDC: Questions and Answers about Snow

Popular Science  The Popular Science magazine web site.

sodaplay The home of creative play.

Sounds Like Science  Homepage for the National Public Radio program.

StarDate Online 

StudyWorks! Online   Discover the math and science behind everyday activities.

The T.W.I.N.K.I.E.S. Project   T.W.I.N.K.I.E.S. stands for Tests With Inorganic Noxious Kakes In Extreme Situations.

Virtual Solar System @ nationalgeographic.com  Discover the wonders of our solar system in a spectacular 3-D environment. Take a flyby tour of the sun and each planet in its orbit, observe planets and extraterrestrial weather patterns up close, and more.

Wacky Patent of the Month  The Wacky Patent of the Month is devoted to recognizing selected inventors and their remarkable and unconventional patented inventions.

The Weather Unit
Lesson plans on Weather in many subject areas including Science!
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WebElements  Periodic table.

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The Yuckiest Site on the Internet Includes a Teacher Center.