Stupendous Science Links!

Check Out These Science Links!

Do you want to be a scientist?  Or do you just LOVE science?  This is the
place you should be!

Enjoy!


If you looooooove science, then this is the site for you!
http://www.ology.amnh.org/

Do you love plants and animals?  Check out this site.
http://www.kids.gov/k_plants.htm

Explores how the laws of physics play a role in the design of 
amusement park rides. Design a roller coaster, determine the 
outcome of bumper 
car collisions, and more.
http://www.learner.org/interactives/parkphysics/index.html

How do chameleons change color? When was the light bulb invented? 
Why can't cats and dogs be friends? Want to know the answers to 
these and 
hundreds of other questions? Then just ask Dr. Universe, the 
world's most 
curious cat!
http://www.wsu.edu/DrUniverse/

What will the next thousand years hold in store for us? See what 
futurists are predicting and give predictions of your own.
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/ngkids/9901/beyond-2000/

Brainpop is a really cool and unique site full of animated health 
and science movies, and fun quizzes.
http://www.brainpop.com/

Learn about Bill Nye the Science Guy and his show, choose from 40 
Home Demos you can try, watch video clips, and more.
http://www.billnye.com/

Where is the deepest spot in the ocean? Which creature is the 
strongest? Want to know what the fastest land animal is? Take a 
look at this site 
for answers to these and other scientific record-breakers!
http://www.extremescience.com/index.html

A fun-filled science site that explores energy and other basic 
scientific principles. Topics include sections on "super  bugs",
photosynthesis, marine science, and more. Know-it-all tortoise, 
Dr. Galapagos
provides humorous andinsightful answers to science questions.
http://www.ftexploring.com/

At Funology, science is all about having fun! But that's not all. 
Besides fun facts and experiments you can perform, you'll also 
find crafts, 
recipes, magic tricks, jokes, and a whole lot more.
http://www.funology.com/

The Infrared Zoo shows what animals look like in a whole 
different light. See what birds, reptiles, and mammals look like 
in the infrared, and 
learn how animals use fur, blubber, and feathers to insulate 
themselves.
http://coolcosmos.ipac.caltech.edu/image_galleries/ir_zoo/

Join Earthman, Sunnyray, Fluffy, and the rest of the Planetpals 
gang to learn all about our planet, weather, and ways you can 
recycle and 
conserve the earth's resources. You'll also find sections with 
crafts you can 
make, games, coloring pages, and lots of other fun stuff. Like 
the Planetpals 
say, "a friend for earth is a friend for life!"
http://www.planetpals.com/

Have fun with puzzles and activities, look at illusions, visit a 
dinosaur exhibit and StarLab. Sections for Grown-ups and Teachers 
too. 
Some sections require Shockwave and other plug-ins.
http://www.questacon.edu.au/

Simple answers to common science questions, plus fun science 
projects, experiments, and science news.
http://www.sciencemadesimple.com/

Join the Exploratorium and San Jose Sharks as they explain the 
science behind the equipment used in the game, how to slap a puck 
100 miles per 
hour, how players stay in shape, and more.
http://www.exploratorium.edu/hockey/

Learn about our solar system, take a star tour, see how gravity 
and inertia work, play a fun lunar lander game, and more at this 
site by the 
makers of CoolMath.com.
http://www.sciencemonster.com/

Take your pick and explore the beauty of the sea, or the wonders 
of the universe. Sea and Sky is an incredible resource, providing 
extensive information on the mysteries of each in amazing detail.
http://www.seasky.org/

See how skateboards are made and learn about the science behind 
how tricks like the ollie are done. Includes videos plus a 
skateboarding 
glossary.
http://www.exploratorium.edu/skateboarding/

Learn how volcanoes form, see what happens when a volcano erupts, 
and find out what scientists are doing to better understand and 
predict when a 
volcano will erupt.
http://www.learner.org/interactives/volcanoes/entry.html

Watershed game for kids focusing on decision-making and 
evaluation about watershed decisions, and players can find out 
about the consequences of their decisions at the end. The game 
has both beginning and 
intermediate levels.
http://www.bellmuseum.org/distancelearning/watershed/watershed2.html

Good resource for images of cells for science class.  Some of 
them are even animated.
http://www.cellsalive.com/

This site for younger kids offers some really cool science stuff 
that you can do at home.
http://www.hhmi.org/coolscience/index.html

Learn about endangered animals from around the world.
http://www.kidsplanet.org/factsheets/map.html

Tons of fun...and learning, too!
www.learningscience.org

Fun with Science!  Give it a try!
http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/gamesactivities.html

Simple Science Experiments
http://www.sciencebob.com/index.php

More science experiment ideas!
http://www.lovemyscience.com/


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