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Science

Khan Academy - https://www.khanacademy.org/

NASA - http://education.nasa.gov/
This is the education resource page for teachers and students. Access all kinds of information and resources related to your curriculum.

American Museum of Natural History -  http://ology.amnh.org - Interactive.  Contains info on Archeology, Astronomy, Einstein, Biodiversity, Earth, Genetics, Paleontology, and Marine Biology.

North Carolina Museum of Natural Science - located in Raleigh - http://www.naturalsciences.org/

Cool Science for Curious Kids - http://www.hhmi.org/coolscience/
Science related activities

Optics for Kids - http://www.opticsforkids.com
Information on the science of color, light, lasers, and vision

Try Science - http://www.tryscience.org/
Featured experiments, locations, and adventures

The Franklin Institute Online - http://www.fi.edu/explore.html
Explore the online exhibits offered by the Franklin Institute

How Stuff Works - http://www.howstuffworks.com/
Find out, well, how stuff works!

WebElements - http://www.webelements.com/
Great resource for the periodic table

Virtual Body - http://www.medtropolis.com/VBody.asp
Narrated animations of the digestive system, heart, skeleton, and brain.

The Academy of Natural Sciences - http://www.acnatsci.org/
The oldest science museum in the country - resources and projects for teachers and students.

Virtual Frog Dissection Kit - http://froggy.lbl.gov/virtual/
Painless to Kermit!

National Science Foundation - http://www.nsf.gov/
Established by the US Government in 1950.

World Population Clock - http://www.census.gov/ipc/www/popclockworld.html
Site provides an estimated count of the world population.

US Geological Survey Volcano Hazards Program - http://volcanoes.usgs.gov
Current information on volcanoes. - Photo glossary is wonderful (Resources section).

Extreme Science - http://www.extremescience.com/
Extreme Science is home to the biggest, baddest, and the best in the world of extremes – also explores the science behind it.


Gamequarium - http://www.gamequarium.com/science.htm
Science Games

Lawrence Hall of Science - http://www.lhs.berkeley.edu/kids/
Activities and online games