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A+ Click K-12 Math Test
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A+ Click is an interactive collection of more than 3700 math problems and answers for K-1 K-12 school program. It defines the personal level of math knowledge. You move up into the next level if you give 5 correct answers in a row. Practice makes perfect.

Subject:
Mathematics
Algebra
Geometry
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Game
Lecture Notes
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Provider Set:
Mathematics Gateways and Resources
Author:
Igor Kokcharov
Date Added:
02/16/2011
The Amoeba Sisters YouTube Videos
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The Amoeba Sisters strive to facilitate curiosity and engagement by making biology both humorous and meaningful. The videos use real world examples and silly cartoons to demystify difficult biology concepts, such as cell anatomy, homeostasis, enzymes, and biomolecules. A new video is released weekly. The creators are sisters who both work in education. One is a high school biology teacher who found these videos made biology more approachable and easier to comprehend.

Subject:
Education
Life Science
Biology
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Provider Set:
Biological Sciences Gateways and Resources
Author:
The Amoeba Sisters
Date Added:
04/04/2014
Anatomy Atlases: A Digital Library of Anatomy Information
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Copyright Restricted
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This collection of atlases and textbooks is intended to educate patients, healthcare providers, and students in anatomy. Topics include human anatomy, human anatomy in cross-section, microscopic anatomy, anatomy of first aid, human anatomic variation, and osteology. The collection includes both historic and modern atlases, is searchable by keyword or term, and includes a frequently-asked-questions feature. Other materials include user reviews and links to related digital libraries.

Subject:
Health, Medicine and Nursing
Life Science
Anatomy/Physiology
Material Type:
Diagram/Illustration
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Provider Set:
Health Sciences Gateways and Resources
Author:
Michael P. D'Alessandro, MD
Ronald A. Bergman, PhD
Date Added:
11/03/2014
Animal Diversity Web
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Educational Use
Rating
5.0 stars

This site is a searchable encyclopedia of thousands of photos, descriptions, sound recordings, and other information about individual animal species. Find out about amphibians, arthropods, birds, fishes, insects, mammals, mollusks, reptiles, and sharks. Explore special features on mammals, skulls, and frog calls. Students are invited to contribute.

Subject:
Zoology
Material Type:
Diagram/Illustration
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Date Added:
11/06/2008
Aurum Science: Anatomy Full Curriculum
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Aurum Science is a compilation of resources for a complete anatomy curriculum. It includes worksheets, Powerpoint lectures, labs, and study guides.

Subject:
Education
Life Science
Anatomy/Physiology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Syllabus
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Provider Set:
Biological Sciences Gateways and Resources
Author:
James Dauray
Date Added:
04/04/2014
Cyberinfrastructure
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Cyberinfrastructure is a tightly integrated, planet-wide grid of computing, information, networking and sensor resources which will enable individual researchers to have the power of the world's highest-performance digital resources at their disposal. NSF has funded or is exploring cyberinfrastructure-related projects designed to lead the scientific and engineering community in the coordinated development and expansive use of cyberinfrastructure.

Subject:
Computer Science
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Provider Set:
National Science Foundation (NSF) Special Reports and Videos
Date Added:
11/06/2014
Differential Equations Textbook
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CC BY-NC-SA
Rating
2.0 stars

This is a free textbook which covers material for an introductory course on differential equations with some partial differential equations material, though it assumes knowledge of matrix theory. It includes a section on computing Fourier series of polynomials. It also includes a link to the freely available student solutions manual.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Provider Set:
Mathematics Gateways and Resources
Author:
William F. Trench
Date Added:
04/04/2014
Disasters
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Whether caused by acts of nature, human error or even malevolence, disasters are an increasingly costly threat. The National Science Foundation works with the Administration and other federal agencies in a coordinated effort to anticipate disasters and minimize their effects. Research projects provide information on understanding the causes and predicting natural disasters, disaster preparation in the form of stronger buildings, infrastructure and cybersecurity, and disaster response.

Subject:
Engineering
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Provider Set:
National Science Foundation (NSF) Special Reports and Videos
Date Added:
11/06/2014
Free online computer science books
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4.0 stars

Freebookcentre.net's computer science section contains links to many technical books offered free online, either as html pages or downloadable pdfs. Books are arranged by subject: Data Structures and Algorithms, Compiler Design, Object Oriented Programming, Operating Systems, Computation Theory, Artificial Intelligence, and others.

Subject:
Computer Science
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Provider Set:
Computer Science and Information Technology Gateways and Resources
Date Added:
10/31/2013
Written in Bone: The Secret in the Cellar
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Forensic scientists are recovering buried clues of the lives of early colonists and discovering the stories written in their bones. Using graphics, photos, and online activities, this Webcomic unravels a mystery of historical and scientific importance about the life of a recently discovered 17th century human body along the James River on the Chesapeake Bay. Students can analyze artifacts and examine the skeleton for the tell-tale forensic clues that bring the deceased to life and establish the cause of death. Teacher resources are included. Note: Turn off pop-up blocker to successfully experience all site features.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Anthropology
Archaeology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Game
Interactive
Lecture
Lesson Plan
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Date Added:
08/10/2011
eSkeletons
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CC BY-SA
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This interactive site allows participants to learn about skeletal anatomy by viewing the bones of a human, chimpanzee, and baboon. The Comparative Anatomy section enables users to make direct comparisons of bones. The material is appropriate for science teacher education as it illustrates how careful observation leads one to wonder about the dizzying beauty of a planet that works by bringing us one different creature after another.

Subject:
Life Science
Anatomy/Physiology
Anthropology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Diagram/Illustration
Interactive
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Author:
Dr. John Kappelman
University of Texas at Austin
Date Added:
07/12/2014