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Seminole Community Library Guide to
Science Resources on the Web


500 General Resources

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Natural Science - General Resources
Dictionary of Science and Technology
SciCentral
SciTech Daily
Automated E-print Archive
E-Print Network
up Scirus for scientific information

507.8 Science Projects

Internet Public Library Science Fair Project Guide

509 Biographies

MacTutor Biographies of Mathematicians
SACNAS Biography Project
Galileo Project
up Science Biography Resources

520 Astronomy

Curious About Astronomy? Ask an Astronomer at Cornell
Educational Guide to Space and Astronomy
History of Astronomy
Star Child: A Learning Center for Young Astronomers
Windows to the Universe
The Astronomy Cafe
Exploring the Planets
Welcome to the Planets
The Nine Planets
Planetary Fact Sheet
The Planetary Society
Great Images In NASA
up Hubble Telescope Site

530 Physics

American Physical Society
Physical Sciences Resource Center
Contributions of 20th Century Women To Physics
The Institute of Physics
up Albert Einstein Online

540 Chemistry

Association of College and Research Library's Chemistry Resources
Chemguide: Helping You Understand Chemistry
Creative Chemistry
General Chemistry Case Studies
Periodic Table of the Elements
BioChemHub
The Catalyst Resources for Secondary School Chemistry Teachers
ChemiCool PeriodicTable
Chemical Profiles
Chemicals in the Environment (EPA/OPPT)
General Chemistry Online
Chemical Information Sources
Chemweb.com
Chemistry.org Web site of the American Chemical Society
Chem4Kids
Links for Chemists
up Periodic Tables

549 Rocks and Minerals

Atlas of Rocks & Minerals
Mineral Gallery
Mineralogy Database
Alphabetical Mineral Reference
Mineralogy
up Athena Mineralogy

550 Earth Sciences

United States Geological Survey by Theme
Center for International Earth Science Information Network
GeologyLink
Earth Science World
Earth Observatory
For Kids Only Earth Science
Explore the World of Earth Science
up NASA Destination Earth

551.21 Volcanoes

The Electronic Volcano
Volcano World
Global Volcanism Project
Michigan Tech's Volcano Page
Earth's Active Volcanoes
Mount St. Helen's National Volcanic Monument
How Volcanoes Work
Volcano Information Center
up United States Geological Survey Volcanoes
United States Geological Survey Volcano Hazards Program

551.22 Earthquakes

Earthquake Hazard's Program Northern California
Images of Historical Earthquakes
National Earthquake Information Center
Tsunamis and Earthquakes
British Geological Survey Earthquakes
Seismological Society of America
up Seismosurfing the Internet for Earthquake Data - Expanded Version

551.5 Weather

Wild Weather Page
Tornado Project
Weather Central for Kids
Clouds
Pew Center for Global Climate Change
Intergovernmental Panel on Global Climate Change
WINDandSEA: The Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences Internet Guide
U.S. Global Change Research Information
Woods Hole Research Center Global Warming
Extreme Weather Sourcebook
Weather 101
El Nino
Resources in Atmospheric Science
up Weathering the Weather the Origins of Atmospheric Science

551.552 Hurricanes

National Hurricane Center
Learn About Hurricanes
Historical Hurricane Tracks
Hurricanes
up Poynter Institute Hurricane Resources

560 Paleontology

Paleontology without Walls
PaleoNet
Learning from the Fossil Record
Strange Science the Rocky Road to Modern Paleontology and Biology
University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology
Florida Museum of Natural History
up The Paleontology Portal

567.9 Dinosaurs

Dinosauria Online
The Dinosauria: Truth is Stranger than Fiction
Zoom Dinosaurs
DinoBase
Dinobuzz: Current Topics Concerning Dinosaurs
up DinoDiscovery

569.9 Prehistoric Peoples

The Long Foreground--Human Prehistory
The Caves of Lascaux
Flints and Stones--Real Life in Prehistory
The Life and Times of Early Man
Stone Age Reference Collection
Reflections on Prehistory
Prehistory.org
The Prehistoric Society
up Prehistoric Man from History 101

570 Life Sciences

Biology Online.org
Gene Almanac
The Tree of Life Web Project
National Center Biotechnology Information
National Biological Information Infrastructure
All the Virology on the Web
Biomes
Biozone Bio Links Online Databases
The Biology Project
The Biology Browser
up Kimball's Biology Pages
Masters in Biotechnology

576 Evolution

Understanding Evolution
Alfred Russel Wallace Home Page
National Center for Science Education
Talk Origins Introduction to Evolutionary Biology
Charles Darwin's Origin of Species
Teaching About Evolution and the Nature of Science
up Issues in Evolution

577 Ecology

Environlink - Ecosystems
Major Biomes of the World
National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis
National Library of the Environment
Bill Moyer's Earth on the Edge - Ecosystems
Biomes of the World
Biomes & Ecozone A Research Guide for Students
Earth Floor Biomes
World Biomes
Exploring Ecosystems
All About Nature Biomes - Habitats
State of the Nation's Ecosystems
up World Wildlife Fund Ecoregions
Ecology WWW Page

577.34 Rain Forests

Rainforest Action Network
Australian Rainforest Wild Life
Rainforest Live
World Rainforest Information
Virtual Rainforest online tour
Journey into Amazonia
Amazon Interactive
World Rainforest Movement
Amazon Center for Environmental Education and Research
Rainforest Alliance
Tropical Rainforest Information
up Rainforests of the World

577.7 Marine Biology

Oceanlink
National Oceanographic Data Center
Action Atlas Coral Reefs
Oceanic the Ocean Information Center
The Ocean Planet
Voyage to the Deep
The Oceanic Society
NOAA's Aquarius - The World's Only Undersea Research Station
Reef Education Network
ReefBase A Global Information System on Coral Reefs
Reef Check
up NOAA's Coral Reef Information Center (CoRIS)

580 Botany

ACRL Internet Resources--Botany
The Virtual Library of Botany
Internet Directory of Botany
Introduction to Plantae
Carnivorous Plant Database
Florida Plants Online
Plants Database
Botantical Society of America Online Image Collection
Botany Encyclopedia
GardenWeb Glossary
International Plant Names Index
Plant Physiology Information Website
Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Garden)
up The United States National Arboretum

590 Zoology

Introduction to the Metazoa
Animal Diversity Web
AmphibiaWeb
SeaWorld/Busch Animal Information
North American Mammals
Animal Fact Sheets
Humans and Other Animals
Integrated Taxonomic Information System
BiologyBrowser
Zoology Glossary
up The National Zoo

591.68 Endangered Species

Endangered Species
Endangered Species: A Seaworld Educational Resource
Bagheera: A Website for Endangered Species
WildAid
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
World Wildlife Federation Endangered Species
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
Animal Information on Endangered Mammals
Bio-Diversity Hotspots
Center for Biological Diversity
Giant Pandas
International Rhino Foundation
Kid's Planet
National Key Deer Refuge
National Wildlife Federation
Orangutan Foundation
Cat Specialist Group
up Tiger Foundation

594 Seashells

Seashells.org
Seashell Collector. com
World Wide Conchology.com
The Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum
up Conchologists of America

595.7 Insects

Iowa State Entomology Index of Internet Resources
Iowa State University Entomology Image Gallery
University of Florida Book of Insect Records
BioSystematic Database of World Diptera
Bugbios
Insectclopedia
Insects on the World Wide Web
Insects on WWW
Florida Insect Management Guide
Insect Problems(Florida Lawn Handbooks)
Insecta (Taxonomic Order)
Insect Information Sheets
University of Minnesota Insect Collection
Insects Home Page
up Katerpillars(& Mystery Bugs)

597 Fish

FishBase a Global Information System on Fishes
FINS, Fish Information Service
Marine Biology Web
The Cephalopod Page
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Oceanic Research Group
up White Shark Research Project

597.9 Reptiles & Amphibians

The EMBL Reptile Database
Guide to Florida's Venomous Snakes
Online Guide to Snakes in Florida
Checklist of Florida Amphibians & Reptiles
Crocodilians: Natural History & Conservation
Crocodilian, Tuatara, and Turtle Species of the World
Amphibia Web
National Wildlife Federation E-Nature Reptiles & Amphibians
Turtle Trax
The Gator Hole
Frogland
The Froggy Page
The World Chelonian Trust
up Venomous Reptiles.org

598 Birds

Electronic Resources on Ornithology
All About Birds
American Birding Association
Birdlife International
Introduction to the Aves
Enchanted Learning--All About Birds
Avibase The World Bird Databases
Orthinology: The Science of Birds
Western Atlantic Shorebird Association
Bird Central.net
The Raptor Center
American Bald Eagle Information
International Crane Foundation
Ornithological Worldwide Literature
up Ravens (PBS Nature)

599 Mammals

The Hall of Mammals
Mammal Species of the World
E-Nature Mammals
Jane Goodall Institute
Primate Info Net
up Florida Panther Society

599.5 Marine Mammals

Save the Manatee Club
The Marine Mammal Center
Baleen Whales
Beluga Whales
Bottlenose Dolphins
Killer Whales
Harbor Seals
National Marine Mammal Laboratory
up Whale Watching Web

599.938 Human Genetics & Evolution

Becoming Human
Smithsonians Human Origins Program
The Leakey Foundation
A Look at Modern Human Origins
Human Origins and Evolution in Africa
National Human Genome Research Institute
CNN Special--Blueprint of the Body
A Brief History of the Human Genome Project
The Genographic Project
The Genomic Revolution
up DOEgenomes.org
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