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BULLET About Foucault Pendulums
Find out everything from how Foucault invented the pendulum to why they prove the earth rotates.

 

BULLET Lose Your Excuse
Stop making excuses and use energy wisely.

 

BULLET Adventures in Science and Technology
Find cool science, engineering, and computer projects.
BULLET Low Life Labs
Find out what robot designers are learning from ants, cockroaches, and other simple forms of life.

 

BULLET Adventures of Josie True
Discover the wonders of math, science and technology.

 

BULLET The Mad Scientist Network
Washington U's Ask a Scientist gets you answers to questions from the experts.

 

BULLET Archkidecture
Learn about architecture terms and ideas, with hands on projects to try and structures from around the world.

 

BULLET Magnetism
Get answers to magnetism questions.

 

BULLET The Art and Science of Bubbles
Get tips for making better bubbles to do lots of activities with.

 

BULLET Manufacturing Videos
Check out how things are made like candy, cars, airplanes, or bottles how the manufacturing processes works, like forging, casting, or injection molding.

 

BULLET Atmospheric Optics
Light playing on water drops, dust or ice crystals in the atmosphere produces a host of visual spectacles - rainbows, halos, glories, coronas and many more Find out where to see them and how they form. Then seek and enjoy them outdoors.

 

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Marie Curie
Learn how she discovered the mysterious element radium.

 

BULLET The Atoms Family
Find out different types of energy, the properties of light, electricity, atoms, and fuel conservation at this information-packed site.

 

BULLET

Metal Matters
See where metals are found, how they are extracted, and how we use them in our daily lives.

 

BULLET Bitesize Science
Learn about how things work.

 

BULLET Mineral Gallery
Explore rocks and minerals.

 

BULLET Bridge Basics
This site illustrates simple spans, trusses, beams and arches of bridges.

 

BULLET

Mineralogy 4 Kids
A place to learn about rocks and minerals.

 

BULLET Bridge Challenge
Test your engineering skills and try to match the right bridge to the right location.

 

BULLET Move It!
Rock out with force and motion.

 

BULLET

Bridge Facts
Check these interesting bridge facts about some famous bridges the history behind bridge building them.

 

BULLET Natural Inquirer
Read about scientific research conducted by scientists in the USDA Forest Service.

 

BULLET Build It and Bust It
Design and test your own structures and then share what you learn.

 

BULLET The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids
Get facts about weather, star gazing, history and more.

 

BULLET Building Big
Explore large structures and what it takes to build them.

 

BULLET One Geology
Investigate geology around the world, from volcanoes to dinosaurs.

 

BULLET Burke Kids
Have fun with these biology, geology and anthropology activities.

 

BULLET Paper Project
Explore one of the earliest technologies and art forms, papermaking.

 

BULLET Cars of the Future
What could be the newest kinds of cars to drive on the roads?

 

BULLET The Particle Adventure
Learn how the universe is held together by learning about small particle physics and forces.

 

BULLET Center of the Cell
Explore how cells work.

 

BULLET Periodic Table of Comic Books
Click on an element to see a list of comic book pages involving that element.

 

BULLET Chain Reaction
Read stories of science in this online magazine.

 

BULLET Planet Science
Get ready to tickle your curiosity, excite your interest, and unleash your passions in science.

 

BULLET Cloud Boutique
A resource for understanding cloud formation and types of clouds.

 

BULLET Principles of Flight
Ever wonder how planes fly?

 

BULLET

Comic Book Periodic Table of the Elements
A list of comic books that include the elements as characters.

 

BULLET

Quarked
Learn about the smallest things that scientists know the universe is made of - quarks.

BULLET Conchologists of America
Get facts about sea shells.

 

BULLET Quartz Watch
Learn how a watch works and discover the stories behind the invention of the quartz watch.

 

BULLET Cool Clouds for Kids of All Ages
View pictures of clouds that look like many different objects.

 

BULLET Revisewise Science
Activities, fact sheets and questions to help you prepare for anything science.

 

BULLET Cool Science for Curious Kids
This fun and interactive site to helps kids appreciate science includes activities adapted from children's and science museums.

 

BULLET Robot Gallery
Take a look at where robot builders show off their latest creations.

 

BULLET Cuckoo's Clockworks
Play with Cuckoo's latest inventions.

 

BULLET The Rock Cycle
Discover the secret of rocks.

 

BULLET

Design a Roller Coaster
Try your hand at designing your own roller coaster. You will be building a conceptual coaster using the physics concepts that are used to design real coasters.

 

BULLET Rock Hounds
Get ready to dig up some rock information.

 

BULLET Design an Air Racer
Design an air racer, balancing risky innovations with established techniques so your racer will win the race-or at least finish it!

 

BULLET Say Hello to ASIMO
Learn all about the world’s most advanced humanoid robot!

 

BULLET Do Science
Have fun exploring these experiments.

 

BULLET Science A Go Go
Find Interesting science news and research tidbits.

 

BULLET

Dynamic Earth
Take a closer look at the earth's interior shifting under our feet.

 

BULLET Science Bug
Investigate to learn more about science.

 

BULLET Edventures Term Browser
Look up math and science terms.

 

BULLET Science Center
Science fun for the whole family.

 

BULLET Electric Avenue
Find out how electricity works and what it's all about, play games, and learn how to play it safe.

 

BULLET

Science Club Videos
Watch some cool magic tricks.

 

BULLET Electrical Safety World
Find out why you should care about electrical safety.

 

BULLET Science for Kids
Get ready to test your science knowledge.

 

BULLET Elements of Machines
Simple machines are explained, described and illustrated.

 

BULLET
Science is Fun
Share the fun of scientific experimentation with friends and family members at home.

 

BULLET Encyclopedia of Life
A place where you can get information about life present on Earth.

 

BULLET Science: It's a Girl Thing
Find out what's lurking in the nether regions of space, or in the deepest ocean trench.

 

BULLET Energy Education
Learn how energy makes everything go.

 

BULLET Science Made Fun
Where science is fun for everyone!

 

BULLET Energy Kids
Learn about energy and challenge your brains with energy games.

 

BULLET Science of Cycling
Find out what makes bicycles work.

 

BULLET The Energy Quest
Read all about different types of energy. 

 

BULLET Science News For Kids
Get the latest news covering all topics of science.

 

BULLET Exploratorium
The museum of science, art and human perception.

 

BULLET

Science Snacks
These snacks are the kind you can learn from and have fun with.

 

BULLET Exploring Energy
Learn how energy makes everything happen.

 

BULLET

Science U
Fun activities make Science U a great place to learn.

 

BULLET First Flight
Learn about how many experiments the Wright Brothers did in order to make that first flight in the air.

 

BULLET SciGirls
These girls are putting science and engineering to work, as they answer real-life questions and make unexpected discoveries in the world around them.

 

BULLET Fizzics Fizzle
A comprehensive guide to understanding the world of physics.

 

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Seashells
Learn the types of seashells, how to preserve and clean them and the fun things you can do with them.

 

BULLET From Apples to Orbits
Learn about the history of gravity, how it affects humans, or try some fun activities.

 

BULLET Simple Machines
Find out how Simple machines are simple tools used to make work easier.

 

BULLET Frontiers in Neuroscience for Young Minds
A scientific open access journal edited by and for kids.

 

BULLET Snow Crystals
This site is all about snow crystals and snowflakes -- what they are, where they come from, and just how these remarkably complex and beautiful structures are created, quite literally, out of thin air.

 

BULLET Gallery of Mineral Photographs
Check out these photographs of worldwide classic minerals.

 

BULLET

Strange Matter
Discover the secrets of everyday stuff!

 

BULLET Geo-Mysteries
Help Rex, the Dino Detective, solve mysteries about rocks, fossils and minerals!

 

BULLET

Switch On Kids
Learn how to use electricity safely.

 

BULLET Get A Grip On Robotics
This exhibit explores the jointed-arm robot which looks similar to a certain part of your body.

 

BULLET Talking Textiles
Find out what textiles are all about.

 

BULLET Get Clobbered
Test your science safety smarts.

 

BULLET

Tall Buildings
See how new technologies have allowed builders and city residents to be more confident about the safety of these towers.

 

BULLET GSI: - Glasgow Science Investigation
Gather clues and use forensic science to solve the crime.

 

BULLET

Temperature World
Find temperature news, resources and links.

 

BULLET How Does a Kite Fly?
Get answers to get your kite high in the sky.

 

BULLET Thank Physics For That
Check out how new physics-based technologies such as MP3 players, the internet, smart phones and GPS have revolutionized our everyday lives.

 

BULLET How it's Made
Watch these videos to see step-by-step how everyday objects are made.

 

BULLET

Thomas Jefferson Fossil Collection
Examine a variety of natural history specimens, including some from the Lewis and Clark Expedition and the giant American mastodon.

 

BULLET iKids
Think out of the box on your invention.
BULLET

Time Rock
Find information on anything from your favorite gemstone to the scariest meat-eating dinosaur.

 

BULLET Imagers
Learn about remote sensing on this adventure.

 

BULLET

The Tinkering Studio
Experiments with art, science, technology and other ideas.

 

BULLET Invention at Play
Explore the playful side of invention and the inventive side of play.

 

BULLET

Transportation and Public Transit
Learn about the invention of the wheel to modern bullet trains, including information on the first trains, early cars, public transit alternatives, as well as online quizzes.

 

BULLET Invention Dimension
Here’s the place for information about inventors.

 

BULLET Try Science
Make new discoveries while trying these experiments.

 

BULLET The Invention Factory
Tour Edison's complex, where his creative research, production, and marketing revolutionized the business of invention.

 

BULLET Water
Test your knowledge on this precious resource - water.

 

BULLET Inventors and Inventions
Get fact sheets on who invented what.

 

BULLET

Water Family
In this game you will help a family cut down on their water usage.

 

BULLET Inventors of the Week
Each week view a profile of a different inventor, from the past or present.

 

BULLET Water in the City
Try these activities and discover how water is used in cities.

 

BULLET Journey Through a Jet Engine
This animated video lets you see inside each section of a Rolls-Royce jet engine.

 

BULLET

Water Works
Discover the magic of water fountains.

BULLET Khan Academy
Here's a collection of videos can help you with math, science, and economics.

 

BULLET Wonderopolis
A place where wonder and learning are nurtured through the power of discovery, creativity and imagination.

 

BULLET Kids Know It
Find information on all sorts of neat stuff, from dinosaurs to the solar system as well as games and activities.

 

BULLET

Wonderville
Visit a town filled with exciting science adventures.

 

BULLET Kids Konstruction Korner
Try these buildings projects.

 

BULLET Workshop of the World
Discover the importance of England's inventions to society.

 

BULLET Laser Basics
Find out how lasers are a different kind of light from the sun and a light bulb.

 

BULLET

The Yuckiest Site on the Internet!
Explore the living sciences of entomology, earth science, and human biology through roaches, earthworms, and more.

 

BULLET Living Things
Take a look at individual organisms, communities, populations, species, and ecological food webs.
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Math

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A+ Math
More than 1000 challenging math problems and illustrations for grades 1-12.

 

BULLET Math Snacks
Satisfy your math craving with these math games.

 

BULLET A Walk Through Time
Travel through the history of time measurement, which chronicles the evolution of time-keeping from ancient calendars through the establishment of time zones and atomic clocks.

 

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Math Words, and Some Other Words of Interest
Use this dictionary to find definitions of words of mathematics and science.

 

BULLET ABCya  
Fun math games for grades K - 5.

 

BULLET Mathletics
Find out how sports use math in some way.

 

BULLET Absurd Math
Go on missions in a strange world where the ultimate power consists of mathematical skill and knowledge.

 

BULLET Maths Museum
Visit this three story virtual museum with galleries of exhibitions illustrating mathematics and science related objects.

 

BULLET Banking On Our Future
Learn about banking basics, savings and checking accounts, budgeting, credit and investing.

 

BULLET The Mint
Learn how to save and invest your money wisely. Take the money quiz and find out if you are a spender or a saver.

 

BULLET BasketMath Interactive
Have fun testing your math skills.

 

BULLET Multiplication: An Adventure in Number Sense
Find out why you only need to memorize 13 multiplication facts (or less) in order to know the whole table.

 

BULLET Count Us In
Practice counting, sorting, and ordering with these fun games.

 

BULLET Musical Multiplication
Learn the multiplication facts through songs.

 

BULLET Counting Games
Have fun playing these online counting games.

 

BULLET Numbers
Play these math games based on baseball, soccer, car racing and other fun things.

 

BULLET The Counting Story
Count the pink bunnies.

 

BULLET Pattern Palace
Explore, find and learn with patterns that are present everywhere.

 

BULLET Create a Graph
Use homework problems, things you have a special interest in, or use some of the numbers you find elsewhere to create a graph online.

 

BULLET Pi day
Fun Pi Facts and ideas for Pi activities.

 

BULLET Figure This!
Take your family up on math challenges with cartoon characters named Polygon, Tessellation, Exponent, Tangent, and Axis.

 

BULLET Pizza Explorer
Get a piping hot history and science lesson delivered straight to your computer screen.

 

BULLET Fun with Periodic Structures
Find out what cell phones, diamonds and house flies have in common.

 

BULLET Polygon Playground
Arrange designs with online movable polygons.

 

BULLET Geometry
Full of special geometric activities involving star polygons, constructions, polygons, tessellations, and much more.

 

BULLET Prime Pages
Learn all about prime numbers.

 

BULLET Geometry Playground
Geometry Playground will change the way you think about geometry.

 

BULLET RicksMath
Students of all grades can get a better understanding of math with these problems to solve.

 

BULLET Gymnasium for Brain
You can sharpen your mind and improve your ability to think outside the box.

 

BULLET Secret Millionaires Club
Learn how to invest your money.

 

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History of Math
Try these sites suggested by the staff of the St. Louis Public Library.

 

BULLET Sense & Dollars
Get the facts here on earning, saving and spending.

 

BULLET Hot Shot Business
Pick a business, make all the decisions, and see if you can turn a profit in six weeks!

 

BULLET Shapes
Have fun with these shapes activities.

 

BULLET How to Tell Time
Find out how people measured time in the past, read about clocks, calendars, and time zones.

 

BULLET $mart Piggy
Make good choices with your money and you can become a smart piggy.

 

BULLET Investing for Kids
Take a look at stocks, bonds and mutual funds and learn the principles of saving and investing.

 

BULLET Starship
Travel the galaxy with Star, Sky and Hutch and explore English and Math concepts.

 

BULLET Let’s Count
A fun, colorful set of counting activities.

 

BULLET Young Investor
Explore ways to earn money then learn how to save and spend money wisely.

 

BULLET Making Tracks Toward Area
Learn how to find the area of any shape.

 

BULLET Three Jars
Learn to earn and use money responsibly.

 

BULLET Math Advantage
Improve your math skills with these active activities for all grade levels.

 

BULLET Tic Tac Toe Squares
Solve the math problems to get three in a row!

 

BULLET Math Cats
Try these fun online math projects, math art and crafts, math writing contests, math story problems, even a magic chalkboard!

 

BULLET Time Monsters
Learn how to tell time with the help of these monsters.

 

BULLET Math Games
Learn shapes and numbers with these fun games!

 

BULLET Totally Tessellated
Here's an introduction to tessellations explaining the basic underlying mathematics with many examples from real life.

 

BULLET Math Moves U
A fun world where objects move and you can play cool math games.

 

BULLET Unit Conversion
Convert units from one measure to another.

 

BULLET What Good is Math?
Get answers to the question and find out how you use math everyday without even realizing it.

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Computers

BULLET Birth of the Internet
Travel back to the 1060s and discover how the Internet got its start.

 

BULLET Learning HTML
Get the basics of HTML so that you can make your very own web page.

 

BULLET ChatDanger
Learn how to stay safe while chatting online.

 

BULLET Learning HTML for Kids
Use this guide to that covers all the basics to help you create your own webpage.

 

BULLET Community Garden
Create beautiful flowers then grow them on vines and trees.

 

BULLET Mousercise
Are you a new computer user? If so, check out Mousercise, an online tutorial teaching you how to move and click your computer's mouse. Great fun for users of all ages.

 

BULLET Computer History
Trace through the history of computing technology with this collection of hardware, software, and more!

 

BULLET

NetSmartz
This is an interactive way to learn about being safe while surfing the World Wide Web.

 

BULLET CyberNetiquette
Join classic Disney characters for adventure, fun, and online awareness tips.

 

BULLET Stop Cyberbullying
Know what steps you can take to prevent Cyberbullying and how to properly address these incidents.

 

BULLET Digizen
Learn how to become a responsible DIGItal citiZEN.

 

BULLET Surf Swell Island
Adventures in Internet safety with Mickey and friends.

 

BULLET Especially for Children and Their Parents
Provides links to resources on the Internet to help you and your children learn about Internet safety.

 

BULLET Systems at Work
Take a journey through time and technologies and see the connections between the mail, technology, engineering, the Internet, and you.

 

BULLET Explore Technology
Explore the ways technology affects our lives.

 

BULLET Teen NetSmart
Play it safe online and on your phone with these collection of videos, comics and games.

 

BULLET Futurecade
Test some of the most advanced technology of the future.

 

BULLET Time Warp of Vintage Technology Through the Decades
Witness the history of computers, calculators, antique radio, tube audio and video games-vintage technology of the 20th century.

 

BULLET Glossary of Internet Terms
Look up definitions to basic and not so basic computer and Internet terminology.

 

BULLET Understand Computers Inside and Out
Learn what makes a good computer.

 

BULLET Graffiti
Create your own graffiti art then print it or e-mail it to friends!

 

BULLET Virtual Fish Tank
Take care of the fish in your online aquarium.

 

BULLET Hectors World
Watch Hector and his friends learn how to use their computers safely!

 

BULLET Webonauts
Learn about web safety and good citizenship.

 

BULLET Infinite Learning Lab
Watch these videos about Giving Back, Diversity, Online Safety and more with the famous Garfield cast.
BULLET WiredKidz
WiredKids is a one-stop safety resource for everyone who cares about keeping our children safe online.

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Experiments

BULLET Antibubbles
An antibubble in liquid is a thin film of air surrounding liquid.

 

BULLET Magnet Man
Find cool experiments with magnets.

 

BULLET Bill Nye the Science Guy
The home page for 'Bill Nye the Science Guy' provides a wealth of resources.

 

BULLET Silly Putty University
Discover the science behind Silly Putty, learn about its history and check out the latest news.

 

BULLET Bubblesphere
Go on a bubble adventure with bubble information, games and history more!

 

BULLET Science Explorer
Experiments you can do at home.

 

BULLET How to Build a Toothpick Bridge
Get tips on how to build your own toothpick bridge.

 

BULLET Science Snacks
The kind of snack you can learn from and have fun with.

 

BULLET Design Your Own Robot
Learn what it takes to design a robot.

 

BULLET Science Tricks
Impress your friends and family with these science tricks.

 

BULLET Easy Egg-ceptional Experiments
Fun science experiments that you can do involving eggs.

 

BULLET Soap Bubbles
Find out what is so fascinating about bubbles.

 

BULLET Lawrence Hall of Science Kids Corner
Great science fun make projects with step-by-step instructions and pictures.

 

BULLET Web Weather for Kids
Do atmospheric science experiments like create a thunderstorm, lightning, or tornadoes right in your classroom or at home.

 

BULLET Light: A Learning Unit
Discover the science, technology, math, and history of light with these activities.
BULLET Vicki Cobb's Science Page
View videos from Vicki Cobb's science experiment books.

 

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Space

BULLET Amazing Space
Go on an adventure into the space through interactive games about galaxies, color and light.

 

BULLET Mars Exploration Program
Read about NASA's different projects and expeditions, and the challenges of getting to Mars.

 

BULLET Ask the Space Scientist
Get answers to all questions that have to do with the Sun, the Earth and their various interactions.

 

BULLET Nanospace
An interactive theme park that explores the nanoscale universe of atoms and molecules through games and animations.

 

BULLET Asteroid Introduction
Explore the worlds of asteroids, known as minor planets.

 

BULLET NASA
The best place for kids interested in space, science, rockets, astronauts and the Solar System.

 

BULLET AstroGirl
Take a closer look at the sky.

 

BULLET NASA Spacesuit
Learn how spacesuits protect astronauts from the harsh elements of the atmosphere in outer space.

 

BULLET AstroViewer
This interactive night sky map helps you to find your way in the night sky.

 

BULLET National Air and Space Museum
Take a virtual tour of the exhibits at NASM. Find out about jet aviation and the golden age of flight.

 

BULLET Astronomy and Space
Explore distant worlds and galaxies.

 

BULLET NASA Home and City
Learn how space exploration impacts your daily life.

 

BULLET Astronomy Basics
Get the most out of backyard stargazing with this collection of eight articles.

 

BULLET Neave Planetarium
Explore the stars and the planets.

 

BULLET Astronomy for Kids
Take a journey through the stars.

 

BULLET Marc's Observatory
Learn cool facts about the stars and planets, and get help finding them in the night sky!

 

BULLET Astronomy Picture of the Day
Each day a features a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe.

 

BULLET Project Mercury
Take a look at space flight through the eyes of Scott Carpenter, the second US astronaut to orbit earth.

 

BULLET At Home Astronomy
Science experiments for the entire family.

 

BULLET

Rocket Science 101
Build and launch a NASA spacecraft.

 

BULLET Auroras: Paintings in the Sky
Find out what auroras look like on Earth and from space, how they are created, and where they can be found.

 

BULLET Satellite Flybys
Enter your zip code to find out what satellites are going to fly over your area in the nights ahead.

 

BULLET Basics of Space Flight
This guide will help you on your mission from getting to one planet from another.

 

BULLET Satellites
Learn about satellite types and uses, view the image gallery and design a satellite of your own.

 

BULLET Be a Spacecraft Engineer
This lab connects NASA's Stardust comet-exploration mission with the International Space Station project. Students explore the engineering choices that went into Stardust, then design a new spacecraft to protect the Space Station from orbital space junk.

 

BULLET Sizing Up the Universe
Get to know more about the size of the moon, sun and planets than you ever thought possible.

 

BULLET Boeing Kids Page
Here's a web site full of airplanes, helicopters and space vehicles!

 

BULLET Sky Map
Learn all about the stars in the sky.

 

BULLET Comet Facts
Learn the facts, myths and legends of comets.

 

BULLET

Sky View Café
Sky View Café presents a number of different ways to look at the movements of the Sun, Moon, stars, and planets through the sky.

 

BULLET Cool Cosmos
Learn about infrared light and open a door into the world of Infrared Astronomy.

 

BULLET Skywatching Center
Use this guide while gazing at the stars.

 

BULLET Earth Science Enterprise
Discover how NASA uses satellites and high altitude airplanes to study the weather and how it changes the Earth.

 

BULLET

Solar System Simulator
Try a simulated view of any body in the solar system from any location and time in full-color graphics.

 

BULLET European Space Agency
Learn all about outer space, from its earliest history to the most recent explorations of the European Space Agency.

 

BULLET The Space Place
Learn about space and astronomy and make a pop rocket that really works, solve a riddle, and dive beneath the surface of Mars.

 

BULLET Exploring the Moon
Discover the missions, from 1965 to 1970, of man's exploration of the moon.

 

BULLET Space Sounds
Listen to actual recorded sounds from space.

 

BULLET Flight Adventures Flight School
Learn about the forces of flight using a FPG-9 glider.

 

BULLET Space Weather Center
Learn more about the sun, plasmas, auroras and storms in space.

 

BULLET Flight Deck
360° view of the Space Shuttle Discovery flight deck.

 

BULLET StarChild
A learning center for young astronomers.

 

BULLET Geminid Meteor Shower
Get tips on how and where to view the 2010 meteor shower.

 

BULLET Stories of the Skies
Explore how different cultures have viewed the stars and learn how to find the patterns in the night sky that make up the constellations.

 

BULLET How Things Fly
Take a look at what makes an airplane fly, a spacecraft stay in orbit, and a balloon float in the air.

 

BULLET To Infinity and Beyond
Follow along as Buzz Lightyear joins the Discovery Space Crew.

 

BULLET How Things Fly
Find out what makes an airplane fly or how a spacecraft stays in orbit.

 

BULLET To the Moon
Explore the moon with Apollo astronauts, answer lunar, read excerpts from the last astronaut to set foot on the moon, and find out where did the moon come from?

 

BULLET Human Space Flight
Information about NASA's human exploration and development of space.

 

BULLET Virtual Journey into the Universe
Take an interactive tour of the solar system.

 

BULLET Inconstant Moon
Discover the moons dramatic features and phenomena.

 

BULLET Windows to the Universe
Explore the solar system, the universe, and the scientists who have discovered these worlds.

 

BULLET Lifeboat to Mars
An explosion just occurred on Ort's rocket ship! Help him rebuild a virtual ecosystem in outer space.

 

BULLET Your Age On Other Worlds
Notice when your next birthday on each planet will be.

 

BULLET Marcs Observatory
Travel to the Moon, the stars, and galaxies far, far away.
BULLET Zoom Astronomy
Find everything you wanted to know about what’s in space.

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Your Body

BULLET

5 Ways to a Healthy Lifestyle
Find out about how you can be healthy by following these 5 ways.

BULLET It’s Cool in the Shade
Get the facts on protecting your skin from the sun.

 

BULLET About Kids Health
Learn about your body, health, safety and more in this fun, interactive site.

 

BULLET It’s My Life
Look for advice on issues you want to talk about, including friends, family, school, and body.

 

BULLET The Art of Crime Detection
Police sketch artists use the two sides of their brain to address different crime-fighting techniques. You can also try using brain at sketching too.

 

BULLET

Just Say No
Learn about the dangers of drugs, alcohol, and tobacco.

 

BULLET Ask, Listen, Learn
Play with an interactive body to learn how drinking alcohol affects different parts of your body, then watch a video on how alcohol changed the life of one teen forever.

 

BULLET Keep It Real
Teens learn about the consequences of unhealthy risk-taking behavior.

 

BULLET BAM: Body and Mind Center
Get answers to questions on health issues and find ways to make your body and mind healthier, stronger, and safer.

 

BULLET KidsHealth
Read awesome articles with fun features and interactive activities about your health.

 

BULLET Be the Beat
Take the challenge and save someone's life.

 

BULLET Kids First for Health
Learn lots about by asking the doctor a question, take the body tour and see how much you know by taking a quiz.

 

BULLET Bodies in Motion… Minds at Rest
Learn how to improve your health, what you can do to get in good shape, and how to better yourself.

 

BULLET Kids' Quest
Learn more about disabilities and health.

 

BULLET Body and Medicines
Learn about your body, medicines, and how doctors diagnose and treat illnesses.

 

BULLET

Kids World
Learn about nutrition and food safety with these activities.

 

BULLET The Body Explained
These videos have answers to common questions about how the human body works.

 

BULLET Land of Cyke
Learn about feelings through fun games.

 

BULLET Bone Biology for Kids
Explore the skeletal system, bone health, and nutrition and play an interactive Bone-Yahtzee game, or participate in a question/answer page.

 

BULLET Let's Learn About Your Heart
Learn how your heart works and how to keep it healthy.

 

BULLET Brain Alphabet
Each letter is a close-up of bumps and grooves found on the surface of the human brain.

 

BULLET Let's Move
Here are simple steps to keep healthy.

 

BULLET Brushing Up
Discover what your teeth are doing in your mouth, and find out how to keep those teeth happy and healthy.

 

BULLET Listen
Try-out new ways of listening.

 

BULLET CeDIR Kids Corner
Get answers to questions about topics like autism, physical impairments or ADD with fun games, by solving mysteries and reading about the challenges some well-known people have overcome.

 

BULLET The Memory Exhibition
Learn how your memory is constantly changing and play some memory games to help you remember things better.

 

BULLET Come to Your Senses
Explore how your brain processes how to see, hear, smell, taste and touch.

 

BULLET Microbe Magic
Learn how your body works both inside and outside.

 

BULLET Coping Kids
These videos made by kids can help you cope with medical conditions.

 

BULLET My Body
Head to toe information about your body.

 

BULLET Dangerous Decibels
Discover how to protect your ears from dangerous sounds.

 

BULLET Neuroscience for Kids
Learn about the nervous system with activities and experiments.

 

BULLET Dealing With Bullying
Learn about dealing with bullies, including tips on how to stand up for yourself.

 

BULLET

Optical Illusions
Can you see the optical illusions that are hiding in the many pictures, drawings, and movies.

 

BULLET

Dental Health
Try these activities about flossing, fluoride, brushing, sealants, and much more!

BULLET Out on a Limb
Learn how to better manage conflicts and challenges you face on a daily basis.

 

BULLET Drug Free America
Find resources for illegal drugs and their consequences.

 

BULLET Plastic Fork Diaries
Explore your relationship to food: nutrition, athletic performance, cultural significance, and the vanishing family meal.

 

BULLET eSkeletons
Gather information about both human and non-human primates as you view their skeletal anatomy.

 

BULLET Powerful Girls Have Powerful Bones
Bone up on strong bone facts about how to get your daily dose of calcium.

 

BULLET FaanKids
Get food allergy information and tips for kids.

 

BULLET The Reconstructors Solve Medical Mysteries
Use the interactive lab to help to unlock the mysteries of infectious diseases.

 

BULLET First Aid Book
Print out this handy first aid book and be prepared for an emergency.

 

BULLET Science, Tobacco & You
Get answers to your questions about the various effects that tobacco has on YOU.

 

BULLET Fuel Up to Play 60
Learn how you can make changes to eat more nutritious food and get 60 minutes of exercise each day.

 

BULLET Scrub Club
Learn the six important steps to hand washing and introduce you to the dangers of germs.

 

BULLET Germs, Germs Everywhere!
Get the facts about germs.

 

BULLET SmileKids
Learn all about dental health with these fun tips, games, and stories.

 

BULLET A Guided Tour of the Visible Human
A guided tour that provides an introduction to human anatomy, using images and animations.

 

BULLET SunGuard Man
Learn ways to protect your skin and stay healthy all year long.

 

BULLET Healthy Harold
Learn about making healthy choices.

 

BULLET Sunwise Kids
Learn more about protection from the sun through fun activities.

 

BULLET Healthy Hopping
Learn some rope stunts along with jump rope rhymes and games.

 

BULLET The Surgeon General's Report for Kids about Smoking, Drinking and Other Drugs
Get the facts about smoking, tobacco, and advertisements, plus tips on ways to make the world smoke and drug-free!

 

BULLET Healthy Teeth
Find answers to questions about keeping your teeth and gums healthy.

 

BULLET Time for Tolerance
You can stop bullying, promoting tolerance, and learning about different cultures and learn to live, learn, and work in a diverse world. 

 

BULLET Healthy Teeth, Healthy Me!
Parents these tips and tools were designed to help you and your child care for their teeth together.

 

BULLET Unite for Site
Find out how your eyes work.

 

BULLET Human Anatomy
Explore the human body with interactive diagrams.

 

BULLET What is Sleep… And Why Do We Do It
Find out what goes on with your brain when you sleep.

 

BULLET The Human Heart
Explore the heart.

 

BULLET You’ve got to be Kidding
Learn how to solve real-life problems with Arthur and his friends.

 

BULLET It's a Noisy Planet
Get the facts on how to protect your hearing. 
BULLET Zooming Into DNA
View real images of cells, chromosomes and DNA from 100X to 900,000X.

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Curiosity

BULLET

Earth and Moon Viewer
Check out different views the Earth and moon from anywhere in the solar system.

BULLET Museum of Unnatural History
A scientific look at UFO's, Dinosaur Extinction, Ancient Astronauts and other strange phenomenon.

 

BULLET Earthquake Shake
Get earthquake facts about all the shakin’ going on inside the earth.
BULLET Paleontological Research Institution
Check out one of the largest American collections of fossils.

 

BULLET Earthquake Quiz
Test your knowledge to see if you are prepared for an earthquake, by taking the Red Cross Earthquake Quiz.

 

BULLET Stalking the Mysterious Microbe
Join microbiologist Sam Sleuth to learn more about microbes like bacteria and viruses. Find out what microbes look like, how they evolved and where bacteria and viruses live.

 

BULLET How Stuff Works
Learn about how things work in the world around you.

 

BULLET Tornadoes
Learn what causes tornadoes and how to keep safe.

 

BULLET

Microbe Zoo
Discover the many worlds of hidden microbes.

 

BULLET

Tsunami Great Waves
This online brochure provides information on what a tsunami is, how fast and how big they can be, what causes them, and safety rules describing what to do when a tsunami attacks your coastline.

 

BULLET Martin Mystery
A dripping goo-fest of slime, thrills and comedy, starring Martin and Diana, two mismatched teenagers on a mission to investigate the weirdest paranormal enigmas from beyond.
BULLET Volcanoes Online
Take a close-up tour of some of the most powerful volcanoes in the world.

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Foods

BULLET 5-2-1-0 Eat Good Stuff
Find ways to eat more green veggies and ways to burn up extra energy.

 

BULLET Kid Recipes
Cook up something new with these delicious recipes.

 

BULLET The African Cookbook
Learn how dinner is served and how to present an African dinner.

 

BULLET Kids a Cookin
Follow these step-by-step in preparing nutritious, delicious, fun recipes.

 

BULLET All About Apples
A large collection of apple variety listings.

 

BULLET

Kids Can Cook
Get into the kitchen and make some delectable treats for the whole family.

 

BULLET All About Chocolate
Learn all about chocolate from making chocolate to the history of chocolate, with these fun facts and games.

 

BULLET Kids Kuisine
Recipes you can make and enjoy.

 

BULLET All About Syrup
Learn about Maine maple syrup, its history, production, and recipes.

 

BULLET Kids in the Kitchen
Find links to recipes for kids who like to cook.

 

BULLET America the Bountiful
Peek into the American kitchen and you will probably see some of the 10 foods that form the core of American cuisine.

 

BULLET Lunch Lab
Learn the importance of good nutrition, a balanced diet, and physical activity.

 

BULLET Apple Facts
Get information about the history & legends of apples, apple facts, information on varieties, nutrition, selection & uses, and recipes.

 

BULLET Marshmallows Treats
Try some yummy marshmallows treats.

 

BULLET Bad Fats Brothers
Learn how Sat and Trans can clog arteries and break hearts -- and how to limit your time with them by avoiding the foods they're in.

 

BULLET MooMilk
Learn about cows and milk with these facts, games and recipes.

 

BULLET Bear Treats
Yummy teddy bear treats to make.

 

BULLET

My Very Own Pizza
Discover the fun of making your own pizza.

 

BULLET Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream
Find information on your favorite B&J flavored ice cream, learn about the new flavors and have some fun with games, crafts, recipes.

 

BULLET

Nourish Interactive
The fun place to learn about nutrition!

 

BULLET Butter Through the Ages
Explore the history and making of butter.

 

BULLET

Nutrition Explorations
Explore the world of nutrition.

 

BULLET Café Zoom
Serve up some scrumptious recipes!

 

BULLET Nutrition Cafe
Lots of nutrition information.

 

BULLET Candy USA
Find out how candy and sweets can fit into a well-balanced diet.

 

BULLET

Peanut Butter Lovers
Find out how peanuts are grown and made into peanut butter, or see how peanut butter stacks up nutritionally.

 

BULLET Cook Time With Remmi
Healthy meal ideas from this 11 year old host.

 

BULLET Pears
Here are some fun facts, games and easy recipes.

 

BULLET Cooking for Kids
Try these yummy recipes the next time your stomach is grumbling.

 

BULLET

Plant Part Salad
Make a salad with a variety of plant parts.

 

BULLET CoolFood Kidz
Learn why eating breakfast each morning keeps your Brain Fit, discover which snacks are the best when you're Eating Out of the house and learn about what is really in fast food.

 

BULLET Popcorn
Pop into this site to learn all about the nutritional value, history, and fun food, popcorn.

 

BULLET

Edible Journey Through China
Learn about Chinese cooking methods and utensils, different types of regional cuisine, and the history of Chinese food.

 

BULLET The Potato Story
Learn all about potatoes.

 

BULLET Eeyore's Snack Page
Snack recipes featuring Eeyore and all his friends.

 

BULLET Pretzel Snack Recipes
Try these kid-friendly pretzel treats.

 

BULLET Food Champs
Learn all you need to know about colorful, healthy eating.

 

BULLET Producepedia
Find out how delicious and nutritious fruits, vegetables and nuts keep you healthy.

 

BULLET Food Fun
Have fun with food from Apples to Zucchini.

 

BULLET Real Truth About Fast Foods and Nutrition
Explore fast food and its relationship to a nutritious diet. Learn about the origins of fast food, the basics about a nutrition and healthy diet.

 

BULLET The Food Guide Pyramid
A guide to daily food choices.

 

BULLET Rice Krispies Treats
Lots of fun recipes for a sweet snack made from Rice Krispies, melted butter, and marshmallows.

 

BULLET Fresh From the World
Know where your food comes from.

 

BULLET Seeds of Change Garden
Find out what foods the world had 500 years ago and learn how you can move both forwards and backwards in history with food.

 

BULLET Fresh for Kids
This Australian site is filled with fruit and veggie facts and recipes.

 

BULLET S'mores Recipes
These recipes are to enjoy your S'mores indoors or out.

 

BULLET Fruits and Veggies Matter
Learn how you can eat a variety of fruits and vegetables every day!

 

BULLET Smart-Mouth
Get nutrition facts and find out how to make great meals and snacks.

 

BULLET Food Fun from Apples to Zucchini
Learn about fruits and veggies as you move through the alphabet.

 

BULLET

Spatulatta
Learn how to cook with these free step-by-step videos.

BULLET Got Milk?
See how milk does a body good with fun games, milky recipes, and more!

 

BULLET The Story of Johnny Appleseed
Learn all about his life and the impact he made on the lives of the early settlers.

 

BULLET Healthy Fridge
Open the door to good nutrition for a healthy heart.

 

BULLET Super Crew
Learn how eating different color foods keep you healthy.

 

BULLET Hey Kids, let's Cook!
Follow these recipes and make some delicious food.

 

BULLET The Taste Buddies
Get answers to your food questions.

 

BULLET Hot Dogs Facts and Trivia
Learn all about hot dogs.

 

BULLET Why Milk
Get answers to questions about milk, check out the celebrities milk mustaches or even make your own milk mustache.

 

BULLET Ice Cream Facts and Trivia
Get the scoop on ice cream with these facts.
BULLET Zis Boom Bah
Learn more about making healthy choices.

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Weather

BULLET All About Snow
Find answers about everything you ever wanted to know about snow.

 

BULLET Snow
Try these sites suggested by the staff of the St. Louis Public Library.

 

BULLET

Disaster Area
Learn about the different kinds of disasters and how you can be prepared.

 

BULLET Snowtastic Snow
A site where you will find a lot of different information about snow and ice.

 

BULLET

Franklin's Forecast
Explore these weather technologies and be weather wise.

 

BULLET Tree House Weather Station
Stay informed and learn how weather comes to pass.

 

BULLET Hurricane Hunters
See actual photos as these scientists fly into the eye of hurricanes.

 

BULLET

Weather Activities
Have fun with weather theme activities.

 

BULLET Hurricane: Storm Science
Visit the Storm Center to understand hurricanes from the inside out.

 

BULLET Weather Center for Kids
Find everything you need to know about the weather in your town or anywhere else in the world!

 

BULLET JetStream
The online school for weather.

 

BULLET Weather Whiz Kids
Learn all about weather with these games, activities and experiments.

 

BULLET KidsStorm
Get the facts tornadoes, lightning, hurricanes and storm chasing.

 

BULLET What Forces Affect Our Weather
Learn about the atmosphere, the water cycle, powerful storms, ice and snow, weather forecasting, and our changing climate.

 

BULLET Make a Weather Station
Become a meteorologist by building your own weather station.

 

BULLET Wild Weather Page
Visit this interactive weather page created by a Chief Meteorologist.

 

BULLET Riding the Winds with Kalani
Take a ride with Kalani, the weather balloon, and talk about weather!

 

BULLET Winter Storms
Learn about the many ingredients and processes that go into the creation of a winter storm.

 

BULLET SciJinks
Improve your knowledge of weather.

 

BULLET Winter Weather Basics
How do winter storms form?

 

BULLET Young Meteorologist
Go on a severe weather preparedness adventure and earn your Young Meteorologist Certificate.
 

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