Australia Top Sites for Science

    ResearchGATE: Science Network

    Social community for researchers, fostering collaboration and knowledge exchange among researchers worldwide.

    How Stuff Works is an award winning site covering thousands of topics within its own 10 channels: Auto, Computer, Electronics, Entertainment, Health, Home, Money, People, Science and Travel.


    This site explains the latest research on the planet, from human biology to the animal world and the forces of nature.

    New Scientist

    Science and technology news from the weekly magazine includes daily updates from around the world. Includes Hot Topics, interviews, book reviews and job listings.

    The MathWorks

    Developers of MATLAB, Simulink and Stateflow. The MathWorks offers a set of integrated products for data analysis, visualization, application development, simulation, model-based design, and code generation.

    Scientific American

    Monthly magazine of science. Website includes articles from past issues.

    IEEE - Networking The World

    The IEEE promotes the engineering process of creating, developing, integrating, sharing, and applying knowledge about electro- and information technologies and sciences for the benefit of humanity and the profession.

    Mother Nature Network

    Environmental news site offering original programs, articles, blogs, videos and how-to guides along with breaking stories. We launched the Mother Nature Network in January 2009. The domain was created on 03-Dec-1997.

    Royal Society of Chemistry

    The RSC is the largest organisation in Europe for advancing the chemical sciences. Supported by a worldwide network of members and an international publishing business, its activities span education, conferences, science policy and the promotion of chemis

    Calculator Soup

    Online calculators for finance, math, algebra, trigonometry, fractions, geometry, physics, time, statistics and conversions.

    Australian Psychological Society

    Professional organization for psychologists. Includes details of forthcoming conferences and other events, a searchable membership directory, and abstracts of journal articles.

    Wolfram Research, Inc.

    U.S. operations for the makers of Mathematica, a fully integrated technical computing software package. Includes online ordering and other information.

    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

    an organization of the U.S. Department of Commerce. NOAA warns of dangerous weather, charts our seas and skies, guides our use and protection of ocean and coastal resources, and conducts research to improve our understanding and stewardship of the environ

    Convert Units - Measurement Unit Conversion

    This online unit conversion tool will help you convert measurement units anytime and solve homework problems quickly using metric conversion tables, SI units, and more.

    Sydney Water Corporation

    Providing water quality reports and information on the corporation, facilities, projects, tenders and services. Also includes access to pay water bills on-line.

    Three Great Zoos

    Features information about Melbourne Zoo, Healesville Sanctuary and Werribee Open Range Zoo.

    Yarra Valley Water

    Pay your Yarra Valley Water bill, learn about water restrictions, sewerage services and how to save water. Stormwater harvesting and recycled water projects.

    Dynamic Periodic Table

    Interactive periodic table with dynamic layouts showing names, electrons, oxidation, trend visualization, orbitals, isotopes, and compound search. Full descriptions from write-up sources.

    The Physics Classroom

    The Physics Classroom serves students, teachers and classrooms with easy-to-understand and ready-to-use lessons, interactive activities, and engaging curriculum.

    Alternative Technology Association (ATA)

    A non-profit community group that aims to use and promote environmentally friendly technology. ATA has around two thousand members across Australia, conducts regular meetings, workshops and courses, and produces a range of educational publications.

    Gapminder is a non-profit venture promoting sustainable global development and achievement of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals by increased use and understanding of statistics and other information about social, economic and environmental d


    A center for R users to find and read bloggers who write about the statistical programming language, R.

    Water Corporation

    Water Corporation of Western Australia. We are the principal supplier of water and wastewater services to over 2 million people across Western Australia.

    Science Buddies

    Topic Selection Wizard helps students pick a project topic. Experienced scientists answer student questions in an online forum. Step-by-step project help guide.

    Interesting Engineering Facts

    Founded on the core mission of connecting the likeminded engineers around the globe , Interesting Engineering is now a leading community with more than 1.7 million minds . Every day we share a new idea, a new thought, an upcoming technology OR an engineer


    The largest conversation about science on the web.

    Cafe Astrology

    Features articles, astrology book reviews, celebrity information, horoscopes and charting services.


    Resource for A Level chemistry students.