Capuchino High School

Science Resources

General Science

Today’s Science—search for current news information on earthquakes

The Open Door Website

Site project of biology teachers. Information on selected animals.


Chemistry

Atomic Structure Timeline

US Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management

Introduction to Atomic Theory   From Frost State University
Go through the slides. There are some good pictures here, too.

A Science Odyssey: People and Discoveries:  From PBS.
Rutherford and Bohr describe atomic structure good information on Rutherford and Bohr.

Visual Elements TableFrom the chemsoc, this flash table is beautiful and fun to use.


Astronomy

Imagine the Universe Dictionary

Deep Sky Glossary

Asteroids, Comets and Meteorites

The Web Nebulae Glossary

Windows to the Universe

Space Science Hotlist
A huge list of links to all kinds of space related topics.

Zoology

The Animal Kingdom (Animalia)
earch by Phylum to get an example of an animal in that group OR search by animal. Use pull-down menu.

Animal Diversity Web

From the University of Michigan

Animal Kingdom Reference Sites
North Harris College Biology Department

The Tree of Life Web Project (ToL)
A collaborative effort of biologists from around the world. On more than 3000 World Wide Web pages, the project provides information about the diversity of organisms on Earth, their evolutionary history (phylogeny), and characteristics.