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Useful Links

We are always trying to find out articles and websites useful for our visitors and members. Find below some of the sites we found recently

Life beyond our universe

National Geographic Website


This site is also a very helpful resource for locating information on current scientific work; it also contains information on earlier scientists.

Discovery Website


Nobel Website

  1. http://www.nobel.se
  2. http://www.almaz.com/nobel/nobel.html

Scientific American Website

An excellent source of general science articles.


Physics Websites

General Physics

  1. http://www.cpepweb.org/
  2. http://ippex.pppl.gov/
  3. http://particleadventure.org/particleadventure/other/othersites.html
  4. http://newton.physics.wwu.edu:8082/jstewart/scied/physics.html
  5. http://bubl.ac.uk/link/p/physicseducation.htm
  6. http://www.stemnet.nf.ca/~yliu/physics/education.html
  7. http://www.lightandmatter.com/
  8. http://www.physlink.com/
  9. http://www.ba.infn.it/www/didattica.html
  10. http://physicsweb.org/
  11. http://www.psrc-online.org/
  12. http://www.ieee-virtual-museum.org/
  13. http://www.glenbrook.k12.il.us/gbssci/phys/phys.html
  14. http://library.kent.ac.uk/library/info/subjectg/SPS/gateways.shtml
  15. http://msowww.anu.edu.au/astronomy/astroweb/astro_misc.html
  16. http://www.curtin.edu.au/curtin/dept/phys-sci/gravity/index2.htmThe Gravity Tutorials : This site offers lessons on the history of physics and quizzes divided by difficulty. All lessons offer animated examples and section-ending quizzes.
  17. http://www.glenbrook.k12.il.us/gbssci/phys/Class/BBoard.htmlThe Physics Classroom contains a number of lessons relating to the topics of 1-D kinematics; Newton’s Laws; vectors; momentum; and work, energy and power. Contains many example problems and diagrams. Text, graphics
  18. http://www.glenbrook.k12.il.us/gbssci/phys/Class/BBoard.htmlIt contains explanations of many physics concepts, related questions and answers.
  19. http://amasci.com/feynman.htmlThe Richard Feynman Site.
  20. http://www.nasa.govThe NASA Website
  21. http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/hframe.htmlHyperPhysics is an exploration environment for concepts in physics which employs concept maps and other linking strategies to facilitate smooth navigation. The rationale for such concept maps is to provide a visual survey of conceptually connected material, and it is hoped that they will provide answers to the question “where do I go from here?”.
  22. http://howthingswork.virginia.edu/A service providing answers to questions about physics, science, and how things in the world around us work. Companion to the book by the same name.
  23. http://www.howstuffworks.com/Learn how everything works
  24. http://sprott.physics.wisc.edu/demobook/intro.htmPhysics demonstrations, descriptions, discussions of the physics, and hazards to avoid. Groupings are light, magnetism, electricity, sound, heat, and motion.
  25. http://scifun.chem.wisc.edu/Chemistry professor Bassam Z. Shakhashiri shares the fun of science through home science activities, demonstration shows, videos and books.
  26. http://www.chem4kids.com/
  27. http://www.webelements.com/

Physics and Sports

  1. http://www.exploratorium.edu/sports/
  2. http://www.glenbrook.k12.il.us/gbssci/phys/projects/yep/sports/spinet.html

Physics of Space Travel

  1. http://www.physics.uc.edu/~sitko/Spring00/11-Travel/space_travel.html
  2. http://science.uniserve.edu.au/school/curric/stage6/phys/space/travel.html

Astronomy Sites

Astronomy resources

  1. http://www.eso.org/gen-fac/pubs/nra/rrn.html
  2. http://www.astro.helsinki.fi/library/astpub2.shtml
  3. http://www.kidsastronomy.com/
  4. http://astro.u-strasbg.fr/~fresneau/toptun.html
  5. http://facweb.stvincent.edu/Academics/Physics/CAPE/links.htm


  1. http://www.mrsec.wisc.edu/Edetc/index.html University of Wisconsin Nano Education site Lots of resources, movies etc. on Nanotechnology.
  2. http://block.chem.rpi.edu/html/E_Outreach/LevelSix/hitchhikersguide.htmA Hitchhikers Guide to the Nano World
  3. http://www.zyvex.com/nano The Zyvex site
  4. http://www.nanoscience.com/ Nanoscience Education site

Scientists Biographies

  1. http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/scientists/
  2. http://www.physics.ucla.edu/~cwp/
  3. http://www.sciencecases.org/sci_bios/sci_bios.asp
  4. http://www.agnesscott.edu/lriddle/women/women.htm Contributions of 20th Century Women to Physics
  5. http://www.asap.unimelb.edu.au/bsparcs/aasmemoirs/aas_memlist.htmBiographies of Women Mathematicians
  6. http://www.imsa.edu/team/irc/research/pathfinders/biography.htmlThis is an excellent site with links to other sites.
  7. http://www.sacnas.com/biography/listsscientist.aspScientific biographies with pictures; many of the entries are actually autobiographies. The site was created for the high school students but has great information and many links to other sites and e-mail addresses.
  8. http://www.blupete.com/Literature/Biographies/Science/Scients.htmIncludes biographical information for scientists; read by simply clicking on the letter of their last name.

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