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Earth and Physical Science

Books

Earth & Physical Science - EBSCO eBooks Link to YouTube video demo of database

NWCC Library Books - Search the library catalog for books at any Learning Resource Center Link to YouTube video demo

Databases

Academic Search Premier - Find articles on a variety of subjects, including criminal justice.

Environment Complete - Full-text for over 920 journals.

General Science - Includes full-text, popular (not peer-reviewed) general science magazines.

Videos

Earth Science Video Collection - Streaming Videos from Films on Demand Link to YouTube video demo

Earth Sciences - News clips from NBC Learn Higher Ed. Link to YouTube video demo

Physical Science Video Collection - Streaming Videos from Films on Demand Link to YouTube video demo

Websites

Astronomy

Data Services - The U. S. Navy's Astronomical Application Department has many links to data on the sun, moon, and other astronomical objects.

HubbleSite - Information about the Hubble Telescope.

Martindale's Astronomy Center - Calculators and other resources for astronomy.

Death Penalty Information Center - A non-profit organization that provides analysis and statistics on the dealth penalty.

Sky & Telescope Online Astronomy Resources - A collection of links to other astronomy websites.

Chemistry

Chem Collective - Website for students to learn chemistry.

Chemistry - From Khan Academy, videos on introductory principles in Chemistry.

Chemistry Examples - Examples of chemical questions that can be answered with Wolfram Alpha.

Interactive Periodic Table - The Royal Society of Chemistry's periodic table with lots of resources relating to the elements.

Visual Periodic Table - See examples of the elements.

Geology

Earthquake Hazards Program - Includes data about earthquakes around the world.

Geologic Time Scale Chart - A chart of geological time periods.

Geology.com - Geology and Earth Science information and links.

Earthquake Hazards Program - Includes data about earthquakes around the world.

Physics

Explore - Choose physics websites to visit a database of links compiled by the Institute of Physics.

Physics Central - Learn about physics from the American Physical Society.

Physics Classroom - Introductory physics lessons.

Physics Examples - Examples of chemical questions that can be answered with Wolfram Alpha.

Physics - Science.gov - Links to various U. S. Government projects.

Weather

National Climatic Data Center - Climate and weather data.

National Weather Service - Provides weather information and warnings for the U. S.

Weather Underground - Another source for weather information.