Many general encyclopedia and resource databases have material on science and technology. There are browse features that allow you to reach that material quickly. Relevant database links are listed below.
|Alternative Energy gives an introduction to issues surrounding both current energy sources and alternative energy options.|
|Biotechnology explores biotechnology with an emphasis on real-world applications.|
|Chemical Compounds offers information on the ways in which different chemical elements combine to form commonly used chemical compounds, such as water, ammonia and aspirin.|
|Chemical Elements provides in-depth information on 112 known chemical elements, plus coverage on recently-discovered elements 113 through 118.|
|Gale Encyclopedia of Science provides an overview of current scientific knowledge and technology.|
|Real Life Math helps to better-understand commonly studied math concepts by illustrating their use in everyday life.|
|Student Animal Life Resource offers coverage of the animal kingdom, ranging from the simple -- sponges and corals -- to the complex -- mammals.|
|UXL Encyclopedia of Biomes contains current information on twelve of Earth's major biomes and their many component ecosystems.|
|UXL Encyclopedia of Science provides clear, nontechnical information on more than 600 scientific theories, life forms, inventions, controversies and discoveries.|
|UXL Encyclopedia of Water Science explores water science and issues from an international perspective.|
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