United Kingdom Top Sites for Science

    ResearchGATE: Science Network

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

    researchgate.net

    How Stuff Works

    HowStuffWorks.com 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.

    howstuffworks.com

    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.

    mathworks.com

    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.

    newscientist.com

    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.

    ieee.org

    LiveScience

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

    livescience.com

    Wolfram Research, Inc.

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

    wolfram.com

    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

    rsc.org

    Scientific American

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

    scientificamerican.com

    The Institute of Physics

    The site for physics and physicists, including information on Institute membership and activities, online news, books, magazines and journals.

    iop.org

    Social Science Research Network

    The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is a multi-disciplinary online repository of scholarly research and related materials providing Tomorrow s Research Today. Authors can share and distribute their research on an interdisciplinary basis at multiple

    ssrn.com

    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

    noaa.gov

    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 mnn.com domain was created on 03-Dec-1997.

    mnn.com

    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.

    convertunits.com

    Calculator Soup

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

    calculatorsoup.com

    Max Planck Society

    Provides information on the society, the Institutes, research, documentation and multimedia. German and English.

    mpg.de

    European Space Agency (ESA)

    Resource for European launchers, space science, telecommunications, Earth observation, and manned spaceflight. Updated information on launches, spacecraft in orbit, and events.

    esa.int

    chemguide

    Resource for A Level chemistry students.

    chemguide.co.uk

    UK Science and Technology Facilities Council

    One of Europe's largest multidisciplinary research organisations supporting scientists and engineers world-wide. Includes details of its research in computational science.

    stfc.ac.uk

    CERN

    European Laboratory for Particle Physics. Includes an introduction of the laboratory, information on experiments being conducted, publication archives, photos and press releases.

    cern.ch

    FlightSim.Com

    Includes reviews, previews, news and downloads for PC Flight Simulators.

    flightsim.com

    Uniprot.org

    The Universal Protein Resource (UniProt) is a comprehensive resource for protein sequence and annotation data.\r\n\r\n

    uniprot.org

    British Geological Survey (BGS) | A world-leading geoscience centre

    The BGS is one of the centres that makes up the Natural Environment Research Council. It is active in areas such as land-use planning, waste disposal, hydrocarbons exploration, civil engineering, minerals extraction, contaminated land, seismic and geohaza

    bgs.ac.uk

    WWF-UK

    The World Wildlife Fund works to conserve biodiversity and address threats to the environment by working with people for sustainable solutions.

    wwf.org.uk

    R-bloggers

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

    r-bloggers.com

    Knovel

    Online reference collection used by applied scientists and practicing engineers to quickly locate technical information.

    knovel.com

    Energy Efficiency

    Advice on energy efficiency from the Energy Saving Trust, an independent, government-funded body. Includes tips and information and details of grants and offers available.

    energysavingtrust.org.uk

    Annual Reviews

    Nonprofit science publisher, publishing annual syntheses of the latest developments in 32 fields of science.

    annualreviews.org

    Yorkshire Water Services

    Features consumer, corporate, environmental and leisure information including photo gallery of local beauty spots.

    yorkshirewater.com

    The Woodland Trust

    Details of the Trust's woodlands and activities taking place in them, of their campaigns, publications and of how to get involved in protecting native woodland.

    woodlandtrust.org.uk

    Cafe Astrology

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

    cafeastrology.com

    Home | Royal Society Publishing

    The Royal Society is the UK’s national academy of science. Our Publishing website provides a range of services and facilities including access to our journals, news of recently published science and the opportunity to buy publications onlin...

    royalsocietypublishing.org

    Chester Zoo

    News, events, animals, plants, photographs and contacts.

    chesterzoo.org