Science Links

Best Science Sources Available at EWHS:

Reference eBooks on Science Topics  This list is from GVRL and includes many outstanding science reference books. (See database launch for password from home)

Science in Context  Outstanding database of all kinds of articles and primary source material, including journals, experiments, reference, and news.  (See database launch for password from home)

Other Great Science Links

USA Gov for Science  Index to various government documents and databases in the sciences. Authoritative and free!

BBC Science and Nature Visuals  Lots of interactive visuals of the body. Much of this is also useful for psychology and human behavior.

Science Daily  Offers a collection of links to the most recent science, technology and medical research results from leading universities and organizations around the world.

MedlinePlus  Authoritative and comprehensive health topics.

Genetics  Good collection of links to free, authoritative sites linked to general information on genetics as well as specific conditions linked to genes, such as ALS.

National Science Digital Library  Searchable by topic, age level, type of file. Includes research, lessons, interactive materials, video in STEM disciplines. Funded by National Science Foundation.

Quackwatch “Quackwatch is now an international network of people who are concerned about health-related frauds, myths, fads, fallacies, and misconduct.” From their mission statement. Hosted by a physician whose special expertise and interest is keeping people medically safe

Teacher Projects

IB Rediscover Reading Project

Energy in the News Tips – Priest

  • Databases: Opposing Viewpoints and Britannica
  • Google NEWS search
  • Newsela – simple online news source. Limited entries.
  • Search Term Ideas: Energy Crisis, Energy in the News, Coal Energy, The EVENT Name once you’ve found one!