Category Archives: Science

Sixty Symbols

Sixty Symbols Ever wondered about the symbols used by scientists? You’re probably not alone, and this website created by a team at the University of Nottingham demystifies sixty prominent physics symbols via informative video segments. The videos are not … Continue reading

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For Engineering and Science Students

Writing Guidelines for Engineering and Science Students Penn State University provides a great web resource for all engineering and science students with the models, exercises, and advice that it gives for over a half dozen type of documents they … Continue reading

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Scientific and Technical Info

Image via Wikipedia The Library of Congress has one of the largest and most diverse collections of scientific and technical information in the world. Such material makes up roughly one-fourth of its total book and journal collection. The Library’s Science, … Continue reading

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Expert Voices

Expert Voices Gateway Expert Voices is a “science teaching information exchange” sponsored by the National Science Digital Library (NSDL). The topics covered are science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, and it’s geared towards teachers of all levels, as well as … Continue reading

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Use TechXtra to search the deep web for articles, books, technical reports, technical data, full text eprints, the latest research, thesis & dissertations and more, in engineering, mathematics and computing.  This is a free search tool from the UK that … Continue reading

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Find high-quality online resources in math and science at AMSER, the Applied Math and Science Educational Repository.

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LabCAST: The MIT Media Lab Video Podcast The Media Lab at MIT has worked on all kinds of projects involving industrial design, nanotechnology, sturdy low-cost laptops, and so on. Their LabCAST site takes things to a new level, as … Continue reading

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Cold Spring Harbor

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Established in 1890, the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is one of the best-known and most respected private research institutions in the United States. Over the past century, the Laboratory has supported the careers of … Continue reading

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U.S. Geological Survey Library

The largest earth science library in the world is the U.S. Geological Survey Library.  Congress authorized a Library for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in 1879 and it was formally established in 1882.  At the time no specific classification scheme … Continue reading

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Here’s another quality online resource for you to explore. was developed and is maintained by the Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI), an element of the Office of Science within the U.S. Department of Energy.  It serves to … Continue reading

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