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Contents
A. Astronomy & Space E. General & Miscellaneous
B. Chemistry F. Physics
C. Earth Sciences G. Journals, Magazines, Books, Resources
D. Engineering  

also see
efg
's Science and Engineering Projects
efg's Simulation and Modeling Page


A. Astronomy & Space

Asteroids and Comet Impact Hazards http://impact.arc.nasa.gov
Astronomical Time Keeping www.maa.mhn.de/Scholar/times.html
Astronomy-related programs and utilities http://garbo.uwasa.fi/pc/astronomy.html
http://garbo.uwasa.fi/windows/astronomy.html
Astrophotography Catching the Light:  This is a web site of deep-sky astronomical photographs, tips and techniques for astrophotography, and digital enhancement in Photoshop.  www.astropix.com 

Astrophotography Web Links
http://starmatt.com/links.html 

AstroSurf French Amateur Astronomy Site
www.astrosurf.com 
Aviation Formulary www.best.com/~williams/avform.htm
Eclipses


The Ultimate Resource for Eclipse Photography
www.mreclipse.com

Electronic Universe Project:  Astronomy http://zebu.uoregon.edu/galaxy.html

Galaxy Gallery: Messier Objects
http://zebu.uoregon.edu/messier.html

MIT Open Courseware
Aeronautics and Astronautics
Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences
Moon   Virtual Reality Moon Phase Pictures
http://tycho.usno.navy.mil/vphase.html 

    TMoon Component, shows phases of the moon
www.hoerstemeier.com/delphi.htm#moon

NASA
www.nasa.gov

NASA's Visible Earth:  A searchable directory of images, visualizations, and animations of the Earth
www.visibleearth.nasa.gov 

NASA Photo Gallery

National Space Science Data Center
http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/photo_gallery

National Radio Astronomy Observatory

www.nrao.edu

Radio Astronomy Fundamentals
www.nrao.edu/intro

Mars Pathfinder http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/MPF/index1.html
National Optical Astronomy Observatories www.noao.edu/noao.html
National Radio Astronomy  Observatory Resources for Astronomers
www.nrao.edu/astrores
Planetary Society
Exploration of the solar system and the search for life in the universe
http://planetary.org
Physlink Physics and Astronomy (online education and reference)
www.physlink.com 
Satellite Tracking NASA's J-Track Saellite Tracking Program
http://liftoff.msfc.nasa.gov/RealTime/JTrack 
Search Search the Astronomy and Astrophysics Libraries
http://optics.org/search/ast_ab_search.html
Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI)
http://setiathome.ssl.berkeley.edu
Sloan Digital Sky Survey
  www.sdss.org
Solar System

Solar System Live
www.fourmilab.ch/solar/solar.html

Solar System Simulator
http://space.jpl.nasa.gov

Solar Systems Data
http://seds.lpl.arizona.edu/nineplanets/nineplanets/data.html

Telescopes Everything Telescopes, from About Telescopes to Zeiss Telescopes.
Visualizations, Movies and Animations Motion produced by the Astronomy Visualization Laboratory at the Space Telescope Science Institute.
http://oposite.stsci.edu/pubinfo/Anim.html
WebExhibits Many excellent "web exhibits" about Space Exploration
http://webexhibits.org/dir/e/a 

B. Chemistry

CData. Some fundamental chemistry related routines   www.lohninger.com/cdata.html
CForm. Chemical formulas. (Delphi) www.lohninger.com/cform.html
Chemistry Index List of Top 5% of Chemistry Web Sites
www.claessen.net/chemistry
ChemPen Chemical Structure Drawing
http://chempensoftware.com 
ChemTxt. Collection of components to display
chemical formulae and equations. (Delphi)
http://delphi.icm.edu.pl/ftp/d10free/chemtxt.zip
Delights of Chemistry School of Chemistry, University of Leeds
http://chem.leeds.ac.uk/delights 
Eric's Treasure Trove of Chemistry www.treasure-troves.com/chem 
MIT Open Courseware
Chemistry
Chemical Engineering
Molecular Geometry

Molecular Geometry and Ionic Solids
http://members.xoom.it/geomol  

Mollier Diagrams H2O and CO2
www.chemicalogic.com/download/mollier.html
NIST Chemistry WebBook
http://webbook.nist.gov/chemistry
Periodic Table WebElements Periodic Table
www.webelements.com

Periodic Table of Elements
http://environmentalchemistry.com/yogi/periodic/ 

Quantum Chemistry Program Exchange  
www.ccl.net/cca/html_pages/qcpe/index.shtml
Resources WWW Links for Chemists
www.liv.ac.uk/Chemistry/Links/links.html
Teaching Laboratory including Excercises in Computational Chemistry
www.ch.cam.ac.uk/SGTL

C. Earth Sciences

Africam Live pictures from the Djuma Game Reserve in South Africa
www.africam.com
Earthquake Information   http://quake.wr.usgs.gov
Geodetic Datum www.colorado.edu/geography/gcraft/notes/datum/datum.html 
Geomagnetic Field Synthesis Program Compute Values of Earth's Magnetic Field
www.ngdc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/seg/gmag/fldsnth1.pl
MIT Open Courseware
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences
Plate Tectonics The Dynamic Earth:  The Story of Plate Tectonics
http://pubs.usgs.gov/publications/text/dynamic.html 
Society for Underwater Exploration
 www.underwaterdiscovery.org
Space Weather www.spaceweather.com 
Spectroscopy of Rock and Minerals, and
Priniciples of Spectroscopy
http://speclab.cr.usgs.gov/PAPERS.refl-mrs/refl4.html
Volcanoes

VolcanoCams Around the World
http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Photo/volcano_cams.html 

Volcano World
http://volcano.und.nodak.edu

Weather tornado.gif (4989 bytes) efg's Weather Resources

D. Engineering

Bridges Bridge Builder Magazine
www.bridgebuildermagazine.com

Golden Gate Bridge:  www.goldengate.org

Energy     Geothermal Energy
http://rredc.nrel.gov/geothermal

   Solar Energy
http://rredc.nrel.gov/solar

   Wind Energy
http://rredc.nrel.gov/wind

Flights of Inspiration How airplanes fly and how we humans came to build them.
www.fi.edu/flights
Global Engineering Documents http://global.ihs.com
MIT Open Courseware
Chemical engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Materials Science and Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Ocean Engineering
NSF's Engineering News National Science Foundation
www.eng.nsf.gov/engnews
Patents US Patent and Trademark Office
www.uspto.gov/patft

The Intellectual Property Network (IPN) lets you search and view patent documents from the U.S. and Europe as well as patent applications published by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).
www.patents.ibm.com

Radio FCC Radio Database
www.radiostation.com
Robots

Xavier the Robot
www.cs.cmu.edu/People/Xavier

Personal Robotics Home Page
www.personalrobotics.net

St. Louis Arch   Architecture: http://www.nps.gov/jeff/planyourvisit/architecture.htm


Catenary Curve Equation:  www.nps.gov/jeff/planyourvisit/mathematical-equation.htm 


E. General and Miscellaneous

All Science  http://brian62.homestead.com/index.html 
Amara's Science Links www.amara.com/science/science.html
Cool Science Sites Cool Science Archive
www.nap.edu/csarc.html
Discovery Channel  
www.discovery.com
Dr. Science www.drscience.com
Fred's Wonderful World of Science  
http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mrniell
Forensic Science

National Center for Forensic Science
http://ncfs.ucf.edu 

Fortran2000 www.fortran2000.com
Junk Science Home Page www.junkscience.com
Mad Scientist Network www.madsci.org
Miscellaneous science-related material Garbo Shareware Library
http://garbo.uwasa.fi/pc/science.html
http://garbo.uwasa.fi/windows/science.html
Museum of the History of Science Oxford University
www.mhs.ox.ac.uk
Sci-Philately A Selective History of Science on Stamps
http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/units/sel/exhibits/stamps
Science
BBC Science
www.bbc.co.uk/science
Science and Math http://hyperarchive.lcs.mit.edu/HyperArchive/Abstracts/sci/HyperArchive.html
Science Education Links and Freebies www.darvill.clara.net/ajdhome.htm
Science Explained
www.synapse.ndo.co.uk/science/index.html
Science Hobbyist www.eskimo.com/~billb
www.amasci.com/unew.html
Scientific Data Format Information FAQ www.cv.nrao.edu/fits/traffic/scidataformats/faq.html
Significant Figures Significant Figures and Rounding Rules
www.angelfire.com/oh/cmulliss/index.html
Stupid Microwave Tricks www.amasci.com/weird/microexp.html
Supercomputers Top 500 Supercomputer Sites
www.netlib.org/benchmark/top500/top500.list.html

Supercomputer Benchmark Programs and Reports
www.netlib.org/benchmark

The World of Science www.theworldofscience.com
Top 500 Supercomputers for scientific research, www.top500.org

F. Physics

physics.org

general Science, Physics, Relativity, Faq's and Feedback
http://users.pandora.be/nicvroom/index_en.htm 
Amusement Park Physics
www.learner.org/exhibits/parkphysics
Color Science ColorMix.gif (1372 bytes)  efg's Color Science page
Computer animations of physical processes Animation of Physical Processes
(Interesting GIF images:  Waves, Optics, Mechanics, Thermodynamics)
Spring.gif (11969 bytes)
www.infoline.ru/g23/5495
Constants Fundamental Physical Constants
http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Constants
Eric's Treasure Trove of Physics www.treasure-troves.com/physics
Gravity Gravity FAQ
www.flipcode.com/documents/gravity.txt

Multistep Methods for the N-Body Problem
http://burtleburtle.net/bob/math/multistep.html 

History of Physics Center for History of Physics, www.aip.org/history
Holography The Internet Webseum of Holography
www.holoworld.com

Laser Pointer Holography
www.holoworld.com/holo/diode.html

Homework Need Physics Homework Help?
Institute of Physics www.iop.org
Isotope Explorer    http://ie.lbl.gov/isoexpl/isoexpl.htm

Table of the Nuclides
www.dne.bnl.gov/CoN/index.html

Lights and Colours (Physics and Chemistry of Fireworks) http://cc.oulu.fi/~kempmp/colours.html
MIT Open Courseware
Physics
Physics 2000 www.colorado.edu/physics/2000/cover.html  
Physics of Baseball  
Physics of Christmas  
Physics of Golf

Physics of Golf, Science Spectra, Nov. 1997

Physics of Skiing  
Physics Re-source www.dctech.com/physics
Physics Web http://physicsweb.org
Physlink Physics and Astronomy (online education and reference)
www.physlink.com 
Rigid Body Dynamics www.d6.com/users/checker/dynamics.htm
Search Search the Physics and Geophysics Libraries
http://optics.org/search/phy_ab_search.html
Second Law of Thermodynamics
www.secondlaw.com
Simulation and Modeling See Physical Models on efg's Simulation and Modeling page
Spectrum of Physics www.tardyon.de/links 
Tesla Coils www.misty.com/~don/tesla.html
This Week in Mathematical Physics http://math.ucr.edu/home/baez/twfshort.html
Time Time Service Department U.S. Naval Observatory, Washington, DC
http://tycho.usno.navy.mil 

   Time Exhibits
www.time.gov/exhibits.html

Atomic Time, U.S. Department of Commerce
www.bldrdoc.gov/doc-tour/atomic_clock.html

Tutorials Physics 24/7  Need Physics Homework Help?

Introductory Physics on the Web
http://webphysics.iupui.edu/phys152.html

Physics 2000
www.colorado.edu/physics/2000

Uncertainty Uncertainty in Measurements
http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Uncertainty/index.html
Units International System of Units (SI)
http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/index.html
Vibration Data Downloadable software and tutorials with an emphasis on acoustics,  shock, vibration, and signal processing.  Specific topics include
  • Shock response spectrum
  • Fourier transform and power spectral density function
  • Digital filtering
  • Sound pressure levels
  • Natural frequencies of beams, plates, and acoustic volumes

www.vibrationdata.com

Wonders of Physics http://sprott.physics.wisc.edu/wop.htm

G. Journals, Magazines, Books, Resources

Computers in Physics Published from 1987 until the end of 1998
www.aip.org/cip, See Computing in Science and Engineering
Computing in Science and Engineering
http://www.computer.org/cise
 
Desktop Engineering
www.deskeng.com
Future Frame New weekly science ezine, http://www.futureframe.com
Industrial Physicist
www.aip.org/tip
NASA Space Science News
http://science.nasa.gov
NASA Tech Briefs www.nasatech.com
New Journal of Physics www.njp.org
NewScientist www.newscientist.com
Nova Online www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova
Physics Today www.aip.org/pt
Popular Science    www.popsci.com
R&D Magazine www.rdmag.com
Science News Online www.sciencenews.org
Science-Week Weekly E-Mail Digest of the News of Science, http://scienceweek.com
Scientific American www.sciam.com
Scientific Computing & Automation
www.scamag.com
Sensors Journal of Applied Sensing Technology, www.sensorsmag.com

Updated 14 Jun 2009
Since 1 Nov 1998