Explore these Massive, time-sucking indexes of CoolSci:
- BoingBoing: Science
- You can read a tagged BB to remove all those distracting nonScience
- Reality Carnival
- Cliff Pickover's mathPhysics-besotted fracture leading to the Imaginal
Realm. Wipe the wormhole powder off your knees. And don't
forget/remember (choose one,) to stay away from the brown DMT.
- Waste your work hours watching all these upvoted-ly best videos
MAKE Magazine: science
- Don't limit yourself to their science projects, also take a look at
the main page of Makezine blog
- Check out the Scientifical version of The Blue
- Reddit: science
- Redditors scientific
The Naked Scientists from UK Cambridge U.
- Articles by guest columnists, also check out their archive of
podcasts, and their forum
This Week In Science
- Audio archives of the weekly radio show, from U. of Cal. Davis
Hubble Space Telescope's Greatest Hits
- Lots and lots of pictures, great for desktop wallpaper.
Also try NASA picture of the day and Astronomy picture of the day
- Exploratorium's "Cool Sites" archive
- The Exploratorium's Learning Studio maintains a monthly "Top Ten" page
for science sites. They've ferreted out the cream of webscience cool
sites. Don't miss their past months' archive.
- AstronomyPicture of the Day NASA archive
- Ten years of collected photos and links from the famous APOD site.
The Last Word
- Science questions answered, from New Scientist magazine.
- One of the best science-blogs. Updated by thousands of compulsive
- The Editors Selections
- Science hotlist from Scientific American Magazine.
ZOOLAND Artificial Life Resource
- The famous/infamous (delete one) Santa Fe Institute brings us this
brainmeltingly-extensive collection of links to sites involving Artificial
Life; a-life. Zerosum breakage and titfortat dealings.
Simulations, animations and applet-based growings. Fractals and
fishtanks and emergentboid wings ...these are a few of my favorite
Awesome Physics Applets by P. Falstad
- Get lost in acoustic resonance and Electromagnetic hallucinatons.
And... and... HE GETS ELECTRICITY RIGHT! Slow charge flows through
Also check out online textbooks
- Hands on Science Centers Worldwide
- Science Museums have the coolest websites. Here they all are, all at
once. Take it slow, don't get brainburn.
- Interesting Devices on the Net
- From Yahoo, this is an immense and venerable collection of sites with live
stillcams, interactive robots, and all manner of instrumentation
connected to the net. Spy on people's offices all over the world. See the
coffee pot that started it all. Watch 24hr timelapses at the UW. Talk to
the cat. See if the pop machine at MIT has any warm Jolt cola left.
- Franklin Institute's hotlist of online exhibits
- A list of highly interactive Cool Science sites. Also see their
- Yahoo's SCIENCE index
- Hours of surfing pleasure. If you find something in Yahoo that
should be linked in Cool Science, drop me a note!
Cool Robot of the Week
- A large collection maintained by
NASA RAP. With archives going back to 2001.
- SCIENCE MUSEUMS, Yahoo
- More and more museum sites.
Cool Science Archive from the
Nat. Acadamy Press
- Also check out the NAP reading room for all sorts of
science books online. Yes, complete actual illustrated books on the
internet for free. Also try some non-science at
Litrix reading room.
- Science Friday: HOTLINKS
NPR Radio's TALK OF THE NATION: SCIENCE FRIDAY is not to be missed.
They've also built a nice collection of eclectic science links.