Science

General Science | Anatomy | Biology | Botany (Plants) | Chemistry | Dinosaurs | Earth Science | Etymology (Insects) | Global Warming MedicineMeteorology (Weather) | Physics | Science Fair Projects |Space Science | Zoology (Animals)

General Science

Bill Nye the Science Guy
Great site if you are thinking of doing a science project

My Reference Desk – Science
Dozens of science sites to visit…a real gold mine

Eric’s Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography
Want information on any scientist?

Helping Your Child Learn Science
A wonderful site with all kinds of science ideas for children

BrainPOP(Science)
Great science site for elementary school students

Science Homework Helper
Great information on any science subject from Fact Monster

Raders Science Subjects
A must see science site from Kapili.com

National Geographic Science Homework Helper
Great science resource

Science News for Kids 
A wonderful science site for young children…all kinds of neat information

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Anatomy

Gray’s Anatomy
One of the best anatomy sites on the web

Human Anatomy On-Line
A great anatomy site…hot off the press

Body Quest
Another nice anatomy sites with pictures

Neuroscience for Kids
A wonderful site to learn about the brain

Human Muscles 
Nice diagrams of human muscles

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Biology

MIT Biology Hypertext
Good information on cells, photosynthesis, molecules and a lot more

On-line Biology Book
Well worth the visit

Rader’s Biology4Kids
Good site for young kids

N.Y. Regents Exam Prep for Biology
Brings back pleasant memories for dad 🙂

All Living Things 
A fascinating database of all things living…Well worth the visit

Cells Alive
Great animation and information on cells…a must for the biology student

Cell Structures and Processes
Excellent cell diagrams and information

DNA From the Beginning
A cool animated primer and history of DNA

Cellular Biology
Another very cool site on cells…I used this one for my science homework

Kimball’s Biology Text
Very comprehensive…neat diagrams

I Can Do That !
Cool information on cells, DNA, genes and other stuff

The Human Genome Project
Detailed mapping of genes…can get quite technical but is very interesting

Introduction to Evolutionary Biology
Great information on the theory of evolution

Frank Potter’s Science Gems – Life Science I

Frank Potter’s Science Gems – Life Science II

Amino Acids
More good stuff on amino acids (if you happen to be into amino acids)

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Botany (Plants)

Glossary of Botanical Terms

Aquatic Plant Glossary
Nice site from the University of Florida

Plants Database
Powerful database from the Dept. of Agriculture

PlantCare.com
A database of more than 2000 indoor plants

Suite 101 Home and Garden
A very comprehensive garden site…worth visiting

A Modern Herbal
A great book on herbs published in 1931

Encyclopedia of Plants
Search for any plant…by Martha Stewart

What Tree is it? 
Identify trees by leafs, fruit and common names

Common Trees of Pennsylvania 
This is for my friends in the Northeast…a very nice tree guide

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Chemistry

Chem101
This one is terrific and I haven’t even started taking chemistry yet…must see!

CHEMystery
An absolutely terrific chemistry site passed on to us by Anita from Australia

Chem4Kids
A very nice chemistry site for young children

Chemistry Tutor Page
Ohhhhhh, don’t miss this one if you like chemistry!

Chalkbored – Chemistry 11 
You just won’t believe how much information is on this site – A must see!

Chalkbored – Chemistry 12 
Packed with great chemistry lessons – Definitely check it out

ChemTutor
Another real nice chemistry tutor site

Erik’s Chemistry
Wow…Everything you ever wanted to know about chemistry

General Chemistry Online
Terrific information from Frostburg State University

High School Chemistry Hub
Excellent chemistry links can be found here

General Organic and Biochemistry
A gold mine of information

BioChemNet
Great biochemistry site passed on to us by one of our fans…try it!

Organic Chemistry

The Catalyst
Everything from lesson plans to experiments…very nice chemistry site

Eric’s Treasure Trove of Chemistry
We’re convinced that Eric doesn’t get any sleep

Periodic Table
Nice place to find information on all of the elements

Chemicool Periodic Table
Very nice looking periodic table

Periodic Table Adventure
Excellent reference for those new to periodic tables

Tutorial on Balancing Equations
Makes it more fun to balance chemical equations

Chemical Equations Balancer 
This site balances chemical equations for you

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Dinosaurs

Dino Directory
A great dino site from The Natural History Museum

All About Dinosaurs
A fascinating and informative site on dinosaurs…great for young children

Dinosaur Illustrations
Dinosaurs from A to Z..this is Dinoheaven.

Web Geological Time Machine
Wonderful geology site…it’s fun to travel in time

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Earth Science

Frank Potter’s Science Gems – Earth Science I

Frank Potter’s Science Gems – Earth Science II

Frank Potter’s Science Gems – Physical Science I

Frank Potter’s Science Gems – Physical Science II

Frank Potter’s Science Gems – Physical Science III

Volcano World
Exciting site to visit

Volcanoes Online
The best volcano site on the web

Volcanoes by Robert Tilling
Excellent review of volcanoes

Field Trips for Kids
Virtual field trip about hurricanes, volcanoes, deserts and more…Great!

Rader’s Physical Geography
Elementary level…well done

Minerals By Name
A real gem…sorry, I couldn’t resist

Atlas of Rocks and Minerals
Nice site

USGS Facts Sheet by State
Great Geology Information from the US Geological Society

Ocean Planet
A terrific oceanography site by the Smithsonian…must see

Tide Predictions
An excellent source for tide data

Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Great site about the Chesapeake Bay

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Etymology (Insects)

University of Florida’s Book of Insect Records
Interesting insect site

Images of Insects
Do you need pictures of insects for a science project or paper?

“Bugs in the News”
A great site to get information about bacteria, antibodies, DNA, etc.

Featured Creatures
Common and Scientific names for bugs in Florida…cool site!

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Global Warming

Global Warming (Wikipedia) 
Good information on global warming

Global Warming Frequently Asked Questions 
Great site from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Photographic Documentation of Climate Change 
Not necessarily convincing…but it’s interesting

Global Warming Research – Presented by Science Daily 
Solid information on global warming

GlobalWarming – Early Warning Signs 
Signs of weather changes around the world

GlobalWarming – The New York Times 
Good information as you would expect from the New York Times

GlobalWarming – Global Warming International Center 
More information you should check out

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Medicine

Alphabetical List of Diseases and Disorders
Find information on any disease in this site

MedicineNet
GRRRREAT site for finding medical and pharmacy terms plus explanation of diseases

Medscape
Lots and lots of great information on diseases…great medical site

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Meteorology (Weather)

Intellicast
Our favorite weather site…wonderful images

The Cloud Boutique
Very nice explanation and pictures of clouds

Weather Basics
Great weather information from USA Today

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Physics

Fizzics Fizzle
The title is creative…the site is superb!…a must see Physics site

Sandlot Science.com
Definitely cool optical illusions…you’ll love your visit

Physics Tutorials
Very nice physics site

The Soundry
A fantastic interactive site on sound…don’t miss this one

Eric’s Treasure Trove of Physics
Eric’s at it again…nice site

Physics Laws
by Erik Max Francis…I don’t know physics, but it looks pretty neat

The Physics Classroom
Learn all about physics…excellent site

Animated Engines
Neat animations of all kinds of engines

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Science Fair Projects

National Student Research Center
If you are looking for a science project, you’ve GOT to check this site out

Amateur Science
Terrific links and a great way to get ideas for a science project

The Science Snackbook
You will really love the science experiments here

Science Fair Project Ideas
Great place to plan out your science project

 

Science Fair Project Resources

Another great resource for science projects

Bizarre Stuff You Can Make in Your Kitchen
Definitely a cool science site

Reeko’s Mad Scientist Lab
Lots of nice science experiments here…give it a shot

Science Projects for Kids
Very nice projects…well worth visiting

ExploraNet
Loads of science information and links

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