Archive for the ‘Chemistry’ Category

Amazing animated graphic (Flash needed – sorry iPads) on the scale of cells, etc.

August 30, 2011 Leave a comment

Great interactive graphic from the U of Utah that shows the size of things (giant coffee bean off-screen to the left here; grain of salt lower right)


Intute – probably the greatest link I’ve ever posted

August 25, 2011 Leave a comment


This is a ridiculously well organized collection of links for teachers… sorted by subject, and then more specific subject.  You ought to check it out and browse.


This site has “closed”, but they will remain open and viewable for another 3 years.  Apparently they lost funding.   Let’s take advantage of it while we can.  I have a suspicion that they will find funding to maintain the site beyond three years.  Time will tell.

Apple’s App Store for Education

June 15, 2011 Leave a comment

Apple’s homepage for apps that deliver media-rich resources for just about every academic subject – a must-visit as you plan your i-pad enabled courses.


The Interactive Periodic Table

June 5, 2011 Leave a comment

One of many truly interactive periodic tables online. So much you can do with each element, or the whole table, just by scrolling over. For this example screenshot, I clicked on Hydrogen, and launched the little window with lots of key facts about the element.

Categories: Chemistry

Chemistry Now – Online Video Series from NSF

June 5, 2011 Leave a comment

Terrific free series of short videos on key concepts in Chemistry, from the National Science Foundation.