Endangered Species

Fish and Wildlife's Endangered Species

World Wildlife's Endanged Species



Planets and Stars

Earth and Sky

Exploring the Planets from the Smithsonian

NASA Solar System Exploration

NASA's Space Link

Nine Planets

Planetary Fact Sheets

Planets - National Geographic

Planets: Enchanted Learning

Planets for Kids

Planet Webquest

Starry Skies



General Science Information
Discover Magazine Read current articles, or look at the archives, science news, or web picks.

Exploratorium (http://www.dinosaurs.eb.com/dinosaurs/index2.html)
An online magazine focusing on how science affects all parts of our lives.

Science News Online (http://www.sciencenews.org/)
A weekly science newsmagazine that is searchable, and includes an archives.


Science Fairs

Science Fair Central (http://school.discovery.com/sciencefaircentral/)The Discovery Channel has put together a wonderful site that includes a handbook for students, project ideas, and book and internet links.
Science Fair Resources
Great links for information on science fair projects from Education Planet.
Science Fair Project Resource Guide (http://www.ipl.org/youth/projectguide/)
The Internet Public Library has put together a great guide for a science project, which includes links to many other sites.


Volcanoes

Enchanted Learning's Volcano

**FEMA for Kids: Volcanoes**

How Volcanoes Work (http://www.geology.sdsu.edu/how_volcanoes_work/)
A comprehesive educational website on the science behind volcanoes and volcanic processes.

Savage Earth (http://www.pbs.org/wnet/savageearth/)
Earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis are just some of the topics covered at this site, which includes great information, photographs, and animation.

Volcano Dictionary (http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/volcano/glossary/)
Need definitions of volcano terms? This is the place!

Volcano of the Week (http://volcano.und.edu/vwdocs/volc_images/africa/azores/fayal.html)


Volcanoes of the United States (http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/volcus/titlepage.html)
Excellent information on recent eruptions, volcanoes of Hawaii, the Cascades, Alaska, and theory behind volcanoes and eruptions.


Volcanoes of the World (http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Volcanoes/framework.html)
The best -- all the volcanoes are listed in alphabetical order. Just click on your volcano name, and start your research.


Volcano World (http://volcano.und.edu/)

Weather



For Kids Only - Earth Science (http://kids.mtpe.hq.nasa.gov/)
From NASA, great information on natural hazards in the air, on land, and over water.

__Kids Weather Sites__ (http://illiniweather.com/pages/kids_weather_links.htm)
From Illini Weather, some of the best sites for information on weather.

Kidstorm (http://www.skydiary.com/kids/)
Facts about tornadoes, lightning, hurricanes, and storm chasing.

Meteorology A to Z (http://www.wxdude.com/topics.html)
From national meteorologist Nick Walker, some great weather information. Just click on your topic to the left.

Online Guides to Meteorology (http://ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gh)/guides/mtr/home.rxml)
From the University of Illinois, information on clouds and precipitation, forces and winds, weather forecasting, and severe weather.

Weather Glossary
Need to know what weather terms mean? Check out this great dictionary.


The Weather Channel (http://www.weather.com/)
Weather information for any location around the world.