Tuesday, 05 September 2017 00:00

HumBot

Humbot offers a customized feed of bite-sized science content written by experts to help you better learn science. Leverage down times and read factual, unbiased content by experts without interrupting your day. Discover new topics and easily understand fundamental scientific concepts in Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.

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Monday, 22 May 2017 00:00

fxSolver

This is a repository of formulas from all types of mathematical, engineering, and scientific fields. Browse the formulas on ƒxSolver as a reference, or use the calculation tools to solve your problems.

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Tuesday, 16 May 2017 00:00

Leafsnap

Ever find a leaf and wonder about the tree it came from? Leafsnap is a series of electronic field guides being developed by researchers from Columbia University, the University of Maryland, and the Smithsonian Institution. The free mobile apps use visual recognition software to help identify tree species from photographs of their leaves. They contain beautiful high-resolution images of leaves, flowers, fruits, petioles, seeds and bark.

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Saturday, 13 May 2017 00:00

Climate Explorer

Explore maps and graphs of historical and projected climate trends in your local area. View data by topics to see how climate change will impact things you care about.

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Tuesday, 18 April 2017 00:00

Brilliant

Master math and science concepts by solving fun, challenging problems. Learn through conceptual quizzes, written by mathematicians and scientists who are passionate about teaching.
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Friday, 31 March 2017 00:00

Hardbound

This iOS app contains 5-minute, illustrated stories based on bestselling nonfiction books (specifically focused on business, history, and science). Your brain will love the unique, "tap story" format that combines photos, illustrations, animations, and text. One new story is released every week.
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Saturday, 18 March 2017 00:00

All About Birds

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology is a world leader in the study, appreciation, and conservation of birds. This site lets you search for different species of birds and learn interesting facts about them, watch cool videos, and explore everything you wanted to know.

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Wednesday, 15 March 2017 00:00

Cheese Science Toolkit

What do you want to be when you grow up? If you blurted out "cheese scientist!" then you would enjoy the Cheese Science Toolkit. This site is a guidebook for those curd nerds who have a special place in their heart for cheese. Many posts focus on particular cheese science topics such as how different cheeses are made, the flavors, chemical makeups, pasteurization, and cheese experiments.

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Wednesday, 08 February 2017 00:00

CAST Science Writer

CAST Science Writer is a tool that supports students in writing science lab and class reports. This tool is geared toward middle school and high school students. All parts of a science or lab report are broken into small steps so the author can concentrate on one part of the report at a time.

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Tuesday, 10 January 2017 00:00

Species: Artificial Life, Real Evolution

Species: Artificial Life, Real Evolution is a scientifically-accurate natural-selection video game. It allows you to experience evolution first-hand, simulated from the principles of evolutionary science: variation, mutation, and natural selection. The game is still in development, but an alpha download is available for free.

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