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e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics operated and funded by Cornell University.
Center for Histroy of Physics
From the American Institute of Physics this site works to preserve and make known the historical record of modern physics and allied sciences
is an open access site with a virtual depot of constants, conversion factors, and mathematical equations. Includes an interactive periodic table.
NSDL (National Science Digital Library
Nation's online library for education and research in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics.
Some of the most spectacular photos on the site are taken by the Hubble Space Telescope. They include images of galaxies far beyond ours, the aftermath of a massive star's death, the world's first view of the Earth from the moon, "Earthrise" from Apollo 8, the first groups of astronauts, including the original Mercury Seven astronauts.
PhET Interactive Simulations
Provides fun, free, interactive, research-based science and mathematics simulations.
Physical Measurement Laboratory
From the National Institute of Standards and Technology to support United States industry by providing measurement services and research for electronic, optical and radiation technologies.
Physics news, jobs and resources.
Comprehensive physics and astronomy online education, research, and reference web site.
includes physics, earth science, medicine, nanotechnology, electronics, space, biology, chemistry, computer sciences, engineering, mathematics and other sciences and technologies in a news format.
Searches over 38 databases and 1,950 selected websites, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information, including research and development results.
Office of High Energy Physics
From the U.S. Dept. of Energy, covering 3 frontiers of scientific discovery: energy, intensity, and cosmic.
Interactive tour of quarks, neutrinos, antimatter, extra dimensions, dark matter, accelerators and particle detectors.
Particle Data Group
An international collaboration that reviews Particle Physics and related areas of Astrophysics, and compiles/analyzes data on particle properties.
American Association of Physics Teachers
"Enhancing the understanding and appreciation of physics through teaching."
Provides activities, information, and curriculum for educators and students.
Advisors to the nation on science, engineering and medicine.
National Science Digital Library
NSDL was created by the National Science Foundation to provide organized access to high quality resources and tools that support innovations in teaching and learning at all levels of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education.
Physical Sciences Resource Center
Educators can use the PSRC to find curriculum materials for all grade levels, classroom demonstrations, labs, online learning material, evaluation instruments, and articles about approaches to science education.
A branch of knowledge that applies the principles of physics and chemistry and the methods of mathematical analysis and computer modeling to understand how biological systems work.
Includes news and resources for OSA "Advancing the science and technology of light."
Including buyer's guide, research news and analysis, and employment opportunities.
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.
An overview of the history, mythology, and current scientific knowledge of each of the planets and moons in our solar system. Each page has text and images, some have sounds and movies, most provide references to additional related information.