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Best Websites: Natural Science & Mathematics

Chemistry

Chem1 Atoms and the Periodic Table
This "online textbook" is designed to provide a thorough, in-depth treatment of atomic structure and the periodic table for first-year college and advanced high school students. The site has numerous illustrations, photographs, and embedded links to related information.
http://www.chem1.com/acad/webtext/atoms/

Environmental Health and Toxicology
This comprehensive toxicology and environmental health portal includes links to databases, bibliographies, tutorials, and other scientific and consumer-oriented resources. The resources available through this site include a Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed), Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB), Carcinogenic Potency Database (CPDB), and much more.
https://sis.nlm.nih.gov/enviro.html

Periodic Table
Provided by the Royal Society of Chemistry, this interactive website features history, alchemy, podcasts, videos, and data trends for the elements of the periodic table.
http://www.rsc.org/periodic-table

The Periodic Table of Videos
From the chemists at the University of Nottingham, this site provides short informative videos to help users understand the periodic table of elements.
http://www.periodicvideos.com/#

The World of Chemistry Video Collection
This instructional video series enables students to observe chemistry in action and learn the laws and principles of this dynamic field. Topics covered include: states of matter, the periodic table, chemical bonds, chemistry of the earth, metals, surface science, and more.
http://www.learner.org/resources/series61.html#    

Updated 7/10/17