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General Resources

  • eNature Online Field Guides - destination for information about the wild animals and plants of the United States
  • Frank Potter's Science Gems - more than 14,000 science resources sorted by Category, Subcategory, and Grade Level for students, parents, teachers, scientists, engineers and mathematicians
  • How Products are Made - explains and details the manufacturing process of a wide variety of products, provides step by step descriptions of the assembly and the manufacturing process (complemented with illustrations and diagrams), includes biographies of inventors
  • How Stuff Works - learn how everything works
  • NASA - home page of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • National Science Digital Library - nation's online library for education and research in
    Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics
  • National Science Foundation - information on the latest science news, discoveries, and awards in the arena of science
  • NOAA - home page of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Periodic Table of the Elements - interactive table of the elements, providing basic information, atomic structure, and other facts about each element
  • Pinellas County Cooperative Extension - provides research-based knowledge and educational programs enabling people to make practical decisions to improve their quality of life
  • Public Library of Science - provides unrestricted access to scientific research ideas and discoveries, develops tools and materials to engage the interest and imagination of the public and helps non-scientists understand and enjoy scientific discoveries and the scientific process
  • SciCentral: Gateway to the Best Science News Sources - breaking research news from the most reputable and reliable sources, Only content freely accessible to online readers is considered
  • Science Daily - view the latest science news and browse information by topic. Includes an encylopedia and videos for viewing
  • Science in Your Backyard: Florida - a list of science links and other information about Florida from the U.S. Geological Survey, serving the Nation by providing reliable scientific information to describe and understand the Earth
  • ScienceWorld - contains budding encyclopedias of astronomy, scientific biography, chemistry, and physics
  • SCIRUS: for Scientific Information Only - comprehensive science-specific search engine which searches over 480 million science-specific Web pages
  • The Nine 8 Planets - overview of the history, mythology, and current scientific knowledge of the planets, moons and other objects in our solar system
  • U.S. Geologic Survey - unbiased, multi-disciplinary science organization that focuses on biology, geography, geology, geospatial information, and water: dedicated to the timely, relevant, and impartial study of the landscape, our natural resources, and the natural hazards that threaten us
Science Fair Projects
Page last updated December 20, 2011