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Science, Evolution, and Creationism, by the National Academies, focuses on teaching evolution in today's classrooms. Check out the other publications in our online store.

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The Butterfly Website--Gallery of butterfly pictures

Cyber ZooMobile--a great animal resources page - includes quizzes, trivia, and brain teasers

Herp Pictures--Frogs, snakes, lizards, turtles and more!

National Wildlife Foundation--Help protect animals

Sea World--Animal information database

Earth Science

Desert USA--All about deserts!

VolcanoWorld--Data, models, games, and more!

The Weather Dude--Find about how weather works and get free weather stuff!

What Forces Affect Our Weather?--Information on different weather topics


Environmental Protection Agency--Student Center

Exploring the Environment--Take care of the Earth

Rainforest Action Network--Save the rainforests!

Mathematics math amusement park!

Dr. Math--Ask Dr. Math a question

Space Sciences

Aero Design Team Online--NASA's aeronautics department explains flight

Amazing Space--Web activities that deal with the Hubble Space Telescope

Backyard Astronomy--Getting started in your astronomy career great site full of facts, games, and fun!

NASA Shuttle Web--The latest news about the space shuttle...

The Night Sky--Family Education Network's sky-watching page

Nine Planets--The facts of our Solar System

Space Camp--Go to camp and learn to be an astronaut!

Space Day--Celebrated on the first Thursday in May every year...

NASA for Kids--space, science, hands-on activities

Spacenoodles--Free outer space greeting cards! great astronomy program that will help you learn the constellations and stars as you gaze at the stars. Check it out!

Sun-Earth Stuff!--Pictures, flip books, games and more...

University of Michigan's Solar and Heliospheric Research Group--A new web site for kids and non-scientists...

Your Sky--Maps of the sky over your house

Your Weight on Other Worlds--Ever wonder what you might weigh on Mars or the Moon?


Ask Jeeves for Kids!--An excellent and easy-to-use search engine especially for kids.

Cybersurfari--A great internet scavenger hunt for kids of all ages!

Kids' Almanac--Info and facts for kids, and a homework help area.

KidsCom--Safe site with games, activities and more!

Exploratorium--All kinds of interactive sites, tours, and hands-on experiments

Taking the Bully by the Horns--A serious topic, but an important one...don't let yourself be made fun of or pushed around by nasty people...

Last modified February 8, 2002 by Jennifer Bergman.

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Learn about Earth and space science, and have fun while doing it! The games section of our online store includes a climate change card game and the Traveling Nitrogen game!

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Windows to the Universe, a project of the National Earth Science Teachers Association, is sponsored in part is sponsored in part through grants from federal agencies (NASA and NOAA), and partnerships with affiliated organizations, including the American Geophysical Union, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Earth System Information Partnership, the American Meteorological Society, the National Center for Science Education, and TERC. The American Geophysical Union and the American Geosciences Institute are Windows to the Universe Founding Partners. NESTA welcomes new Institutional Affiliates in support of our ongoing programs, as well as collaborations on new projects. Contact NESTA for more information. NASA ESIP NCSE HHMI AGU AGI AMS NOAA