General Science Resources
How Stuff Works
HowStuffWorks, is the award-winning source of credible, unbiased, and easy-to-understand explanations of how the world actually works.
The Cornell Theory Center Math and Science Gateway
Quality web sites are listed under various science categories.
United States Coast Guard
For over two centuries the U.S. Coast Guard has safeguarded our Nation’s maritime interests in the heartland, in the ports, at sea, and around the globe. Find out about their history, the organization structure, and their equipment.
Specialized sites in the area of science, engineering, and medicine are indexed here along with current science news.
The Why Files
Looking for current science news? This is a good site to explore.
Browse their database of inventions and inventors.
All the information you need on cells is given here complete with visuals.
EE Link Endangered Species
Facts, lists, and information on endangered species from around the world.
Human Genome Project Information
Information from the 13-year project to identify approximately 30,000 genes can be searched from this site.
Seeing, Hearing, and Smelling the World
The senses and the nervous system are explored in this site created by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
This site is designed for high school biology classes.
Web Elements .com
Online, Interactive Periodical Table of Elements.
Interactive Periodic Table of Elements
A visually beautiful tour through the periodic table conducted by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
It’s Elemental (Jefferson Lab)
Elements of the Periodic Table viewed by atomic number, chemical name, or chemical symbol.
Questions and Answers (Jefferson Lab)
Find how who discovered an element and when it happened.
Find out the cost of your element!
Table of Isotopes
Information on Isotopes from the Berkeley Laboratory Isotope Project.