Links, News, Sources, Etc.
Over the course of the semester many websites have been used to gather information about science and technology. These sites focus on technological advances, breaking news, and scientific issues. Many of the websites have been useful resources of information for the final projects. Here they are broken up into four separate categories here: medical, scientific, technological, and standard news sites.
These sites contain information on medical procedures and advances in medical technologies. They are useful in gaining knowledge about the always changing and advancing area of medicine. The sites listed here range from health for women to professionally written medical journals.
Free Medical Journals:
Ruth Lilly Medical Library: http://daly.medicine.iu.edu/EJournals.asp
American Medical Association Journals: http://www.ama-assn.org/med_link/peer.htm
Science Direct: http://www.sciencedirect.com
National Women’s Health Information Center: http://www.4women.gov/
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: http://www.cdc.gov/health/
National Library of Medicine http://www.nlm.nih.gov
These should help you gain an understanding of many different scientific issues that the world is facing today. These links can get you information on anything from climate change to conservation biology. There is a variety of information on these pages, and you should be able to find most any topic you are looking for.
American Scientist: http://www.amsci.org/amsci/
Animal Conservation: http://titles.cambridge.org/journals/journal_catalogue.asp?mnemonic=ani
Biological Conservation: http://www.elsevier.com/locate/biocon
Conservation Ecology: http://www.consecol.org/
Climate Change: http://www.kluweronline.com/issn/0165-0009
Environmental Expert Magazines: http://www.environmental-expert.com/magazines.htm
Environmental Science Division: http://www.esd.ornl.gov/journals/html
National Geographic: http://www.nationalgeographich.co
National Science Foundation: http://www.nsf.gov
Nature Magazine: http://www.nature.com
New Scientist: http://www.newscientist.com
Science Magazine: http://www.sciencemag.org
Scientific American: http://www.sciam.com
The Scientist: http://www.sciencemag.org
Water, Air and Soil Pollution: http://www.kluweronline.com/issn/0049-6979
These links have helped tremendously in discovering new technological advances of our time. They will enlighten you and help you to understand the emerging technology in our world today.
The Business Technology
Centre for Alternative Technology: http://www.cat.org.uk
Government Technology: http://www.govtech.net
Information Technology Association of America: http://www.itaa.org
National Institute of Standards and Technology: http://www.nist.gov/
The Technology Source: http://ts.mivu.org/default.asp
These sites provide useful information about news from all over the world. Breaking issues are reported, and many of these issues often pertain to science and technology. The cover subjects on a broader scale, and are written for the largest audience.