The List of Best Scientific Sites for Expanding Your Knowledge

The Best Websites for Science and for Expanding Your Knowledge

All you have got to do is to search the websites on the list. These are the best websites for expanding your knowledge on a daily basis, when it comes to scientific research and science!

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
  • ScienceDaily
  • Science News
  • New York Times Science Newsscience-306840_960_720
  • NOVA
  • HowStuffWorks
  • National Public Radio (NPR)
  • Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • BioMed Central
  • National Geographic – Science and Space
  • Understanding Science
  • Science News for Kids
  • Science Made Simple
  • Cool Science
  • Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS)
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) of the USA

Professional Organizations for Science

The list notes the best professional organizations in terms of science and scientific research.

  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST)
  • UCSF Osher Mini Medical School for the Public
  • National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
  • The American Institute of Physics (AIP)
  • American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS)
  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • National Earth Science Teachers Association (NESTA)

University and College Lectures, Podcasts, Publications and Online Courses

The list is composed of different university sites, libraries and sites where you can take online courses from various fields of science and non-science.

  • HarvardScience – online publications devoted to all fields of science and all matter, which are related to research and departments of Harvard
  • Cornell University Library –, e-print archive – open access to an online archive of Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Finance, Statistics, Physics and Quantitative Biology.
  • Princeton University – offers streaming of videos and all past lectures, archive podcast
  • ClassX – offers streaming of interactive lectures from Stanford University
  • Virtual Professors – offers free online college lectures and courses from the best university professors and various industry experts
  • National Technical Reports Library (NTRL)
  • Princeton University – podcasts and recordings of various public events and lectures from Princeton University