"Although this may seem a paradox, all exact science is dominated by the idea of approximation."
Quoted in W H Auden and L Kronenberger, The Viking Book of Aphorisms (New York
1966). - Russell
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It
is the source of all true art and science."-
- Academic Press Dictionary of
Science & Technology
- All Species
- American Association for
the Advancement of Science
Network for Scientific Information
- Ask Dr. Science
BBC News - Sci/Tech
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- Discover Magazine
- Explore Science
Frank Potter's Science
Gems -- More than 14,000 Science Resources sorted by Category,
Subcategory, and Grade Level.
- History of Science
- Human Anatomy
Mathematics Miscellany & Puzzles
Jesuits and the
Khwarzimic Science Society, The
Muslim Scientists, Mathematicians
and Astronomers -- A collection of short biographies of Muslim
scientists, mathematicians and astronomers 700 - 1500.
Chemistry WebBook -- Provides thermo-chemical data, thermo-physical
data and spectra for thousands of compounds.
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Museums and Collections
- Nobel e-Museum --
Lists, searchable database and reference table of all the Nobel Prizes.
- People and Discoveries
-- Searchable database of 120 entries about 20th century
scientists and their stories and discoveries, divided into five main subject
areas: physics and astronomy, human behavior, medicine and health, earth and
life sciences, and technology.
- Periodical Historical Atlas of
Table - WebElements
Periodic Table of the Elements -- Provides history, sources, properties,
isotopes, uses and costs for the elements.
Royal Society: The UK Academy of
- Science Learning Network
-- Online community of educators, students,
schools, science museums and other institutions demonstrating a new model for
inquiry science education. Funded by the National Science Foundation and
Unisys Corporation, this site includes links to many sites designed
for children and science educators.
- Science Publications
Historical Image Collection 1926-1976
- Talk.origins -- Usenet
newsgroup devoted to the discussion and debate of biological and physical
origins. Most discussions in the newsgroup center on the creation/evolution
controversy, but other topics of discussion include the origin of life,
geology, biology, cosmology and theology.
Third World Academy of Sciences
-- organization founded
by a distinguished group of scientists under the leadership of the Dr. Abdus Salam.
UniSci -- International Science News
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