 Science Daily: Research Shows Homework Does Boost Academic Achievement; but Overemphasizing Grades and Performance May Lead to Cheating  American Psychological Association
This article, from the ScienceDaily Magazine site, describes an investigation into the effect of homework and grade emphasis on academic achievement of students and selfreported rates of cheating.
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 Science Education at Jefferson Lab  Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (Jefferson Lab)
Educational resources for students (homework help links; programs and events; games and puzzles; internships) and teachers (summer programs; reference links; distance learning programs; activities, worksheets, and games). See, in particular, Jefferson
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 Science Fairs  Chris Gould; WorldWide Web Virtual Library
An attempt to provide a single comprehensive list of every science fair
accessible through the World Wide Web, whether of global or local scope. Many of the links on this page lead to descriptions/abstracts of math projects entered in such fairs. Categories
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 ScienceMakers Video Archive  The HistoryMakers®
Thousands of stories from life oral history interviews of dozens of contemporary African Americans at the forefront of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM): Shirley Ann Jackson, chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and president
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 Science, Math, and Technology Tutorial (SMATT)  ThinkQuest 1996
Topics: Math History (biography of Descartes); Logic (how to construct logical arguments and put them into proofs); Math Tutorial (Basic Algebra with problems and solutions); Environmental Science (ozone in the atmosphere); Astronomy (implications of
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 Science & Mathematics  Paul Dry Books, Inc.
Trade paperbacks have included The Einstein Theory of Relativity, Infinity, Only the Longest Threads, Johannes Kepler's The SixCornered Snowflake, and Lillian Lieber's The Education of T. C. MITS, subtitled "What Modern Mathematics Means to You."
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 Science Montana  Montana State University Extended University
Connecting Montanans more closely with the science happening in Yellowstone National Park, Glacier National Park, and other rare natural resources in the Big Sky State. This portal for Montanarelated science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM)
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 Science Museum Math Exhibit  The Geometry Center
A museum exhibit on triangle tilings that contains sophisticated concepts such as tilings of the sphere and the relation between tilings and the Platonic and Archimedean solids: the sum of the angles of a planar triangle is always 180 degrees. Repeated
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 Science Museum of Minnesota
Natural history and technology. See the world's largest Camptosaurus dinosaur skeleton, touch a tornado, play the congas, do some serious Internet surfing, or test the waters of the Mississippi River. The museum is Minnesota's most popular indoor cultural
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 Science News Online
The weekly newsmagazine of science. Headlines; selected fulltext articles 1995; references and people to contact (for additional information on current articles); previous issues of Science News 1996. See, in particular, the MathTrek articles (formerly
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 The Science of NFL Football  National Science Foundation (NSF)
This 10part series explores the science behind football. Running about four to five minutes in length, each video features an NSFsupported scientist explaining a selected scientific principle, while athletes from the National Football League (NFL) describe
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 The Science of NHL Hockey  National Science Foundation (NSF)
This 10part series explores the science behind hockey. Running about four to five minutes in length, each video features an NSFsupported scientist explaining a selected scientific principle, while athletes from the National Hockey League (NHL) describe
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 Science Online  American Association for the Advancement of Science
Searchable Web version of the global weekly research publication, with searchable full text, daily news, Science's Next Wave (Free access: News, forums, columns on career development in science), Science Careers, Electronic Marketplace, and administrative
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 Sciences exactes / Mathématiques  Encyclopédie Hachette Multimédia En Ligne
Recherche Mathématiques par thème: Mathématiciens et logiciens; Mathématiques générales; Logique; Algèbre; Topologie; Analyse; Géométrie; Cinématique; Statistiques; Probabilités;
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 Science & Technology Curriculum Framework  Massachusetts
Core concept: Owning the Questions. The Science and Technology content section contains four strands that are broad learning standard statements about what students should know and be able to do as learners of science and technology. Each strand reflects
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 sciencetotouch  Jürgen RichterGebert
Projects for interactively visualizing science, from one of the coauthors of the Cinderella geometry software package: iOrnament, a drawing and explanation app for the 17 crystallographic wallpaper groups; ixquadrat, a museum exhibit of symmetry, Escher,
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 Science vs Magic  Nico Disseldorp
JavaScript by Disseldorp, who "likes it when simplicity makes complexity": tessellation kit, for kaleidoscopic drawing; fractal machine, for investigating seven axes of self similarity; logic grid, for exploring recursion; and elementary cellular automata.
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 Scientific American
The online version of the technology magazine, with interlinked articles, interviews with scientists, Ask the Experts, and Explorations, guided tours across the Web of recent technological developments. An archive of past articles is included.
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 Scientific Applications of Linux  HerngJeng Jou and Kachina Technologies, Inc.
SAL (Scientific Applications on Linux) is a collection of information and links to software for scientists and engineers. Math categories include computer algebra systems, arrayoriented and linear algebra systems, statistics, and number theory. Numerical
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 Scientific Letter  mailer with formulas  Scientific Networks Software
Mail software that allows users to create messages with complex mathematical formulas. The equation editor used in the mailer allows users to create complex equations swiftly and to see formulas in their usual form. Addressees of letters from Scientific
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 Scientific Notebook  MacKichan Software, Inc.
Use Scientific Notebook to create documents with text, mathematics, and graphics. Do freeform, natural editing of mathematics within expressions and text. Solve problems with the builtin version of the Maple computer algebra system. Import expressions
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 Scientific Surfing for Children  Mike May, American Scientist
An early article about the World Wide Web by Mike May in the NovemberDecember issue of American Scientist, pp. 568571, discusses the world of scientific information and activities on the Internet, and forums in which professional scientists are waiting
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 Scientist Cards  All Too Flat
Trading cards, humorously based on Topps and Fleer baseball cards, list the writing preference, dominant cortex, university, and key contributions of Richard Feynman, James Clerk Maxwell, Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein, Claude Shannon, Leonhard Euler,
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 Scientopica  Dr. Ken Milligan
A science portal that aims to make the acquisition of scientific information more efficient. Services include a sciencespecific search engine and directory, 8 categories of constantly updated science news, a science events calendar, forums, reviews,
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 sci.fractals FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)  Shirriff, Stepp
A archived FAQ from sci.fractals, a Usenet newsgroup about fractals; mathematics, and software, aimed at being a reference about fractals, including answers to commonly asked questions, archive listings of fractal software, images, papers that can be
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 sci.fractals FAQ  Taylor, Louvet
A FAQ posted monthly to sci.fractals, a Usenet newsgroup about fractals, mathematics, and software, aimed at being a reference about fractals, including answers to commonly asked questions, archive listings of fractal software, images, and papers that
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 sci.math  Math Forum
A very active unmoderated discussion group focused on general and advanced mathematics. Read and search archived messages; and register to post to the discussions.
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 sci.math.symbolic  Math Forum
An unmoderated discussion group for symbolic mathematics packages. Read and search archived messages; and register to post to the discussions. Conversations in this group overlap to some extent with the Matlab and Mathematica discussion groups, but it
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 SciPhilately: A Selective History of Science on Stamps  Maiken Naylor; Science and Engineering Library, Univ. at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Stamps from the personal collection of the author, Maiken Naylor, in the following categories: Astronomy and Cosmology; Instruments and Measurements; Mathematics and Computation; Chemistry; Evolution and the Fossil Record; Biology; Heredity and the Genetic
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 sci.stat.edu  Math Forum
An unmoderated newsgroup focused on statistics education. Read and search archived messages; and register to post to the discussions. Also available at http://lists.psu.edu/cgibin/wa?SUBED1=edstatl&A=1.
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 ScottBeall.com  Scott Beall
Professional development programs for mathematics teaching and interdisciplinary curricula, emphasizing the integration of music and mathematics. With examples from his recent publication Functional Melodies  Finding Mathematical Relationships in Music
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 Scott Kim, Puzzle Master
A puzzle and graphic design creator, Scott Kim offers links to his online puzzles, a gallery of inversions (or ambigrams, words or names written so they read in more than one waysome read upside down, some flip in a mirror, some read as two different
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 Scout Report Signpost: QA  Mathematics  Internet Scout Project
A selected set of mathrelated Internet resources chosen by the editorial staff of the Scout Report. Resources are cataloged, classified, and arranged using existing taxonomies such as the Library of Congress Classification Scheme and the Library of Congress
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 Scrambled Grids  Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
The socalled baker's map, or transformation, in dynamical systems theory. One special case: Start with a square. Stretch it to twice its original length
while making it half as wide. Cut the result in half, and stack one half on top of the other to
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 Sculpture Generator  Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
"Judging what a sculpture will look like after it is finished can present many difficulties for an artist just beginning a piece... Computer scientist Carlo Séquin of the University of California, Berkeley, specializes in the
computerassisted
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 The Seaborg Center  C. Wozniak, Northern Michigan University
The Glenn T. Seaborg Center for Teaching & Learning Science and Mathematics reflects Seaborg's belief that, in today's world, each citizen must have a solid base in the understanding of and appreciation for scientific concepts and the technology to
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 Search Ask Dr. Math Archives  The Math Forum
Search by keyword K12 math questions answered by volunteer 'math doctors' in the U.S. and abroad.
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 Search for Math on the Internet  The Math Forum
Keyword search of all searchable archives, Newsgroup archives, Dr. Math archives, Problems of the Week, Internet Math Library, or any combination thereof.
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 Searching for Information  Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher FAQ
Answers to a frequently asked question: How do I find information by searching on the Web? Suggestions include ideas to try, archived T2T conversations on the subject, links to search tips on the Forum site and other popular search engines, and links
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 Searching For New Mathematics  Ivars Peterson
Peterson points out that nonmathematicians interested in keeping up with contemporary mathematical research face daunting obstacles: the high level of abstraction, unenlightening notation, and the format of journal papers all conspire to make any foray
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 Search the Internet Mathematics Library  Math Forum
Select the desired Math Topic, Math Education Topic, Level, and Resource Type.
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 Search the MacTutor History Archive  University of St. Andrews, Scotland
Search all or any combination of topics: Biographies; References; Quotations; History Topics; Bibliography; Famous Curves; Societies. With search suggestions.
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 Search the UK Mirror Service  Higher Education National Software Archives
Formerly HENSA, this UK service maintains copies of electronic archives from all over the world, providing access to a wide range of uptodate software for those using PC's and microcomputers. The indexes searched allow you to find software held in any
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 Seattle Fractals Digital Art  Doug Harrington
A fractal art site featuring highresolution digital fractal art prints for sale, and fractal art Windows 95/98/NT/2000 screensavers.
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 Secondary Math Units  Margaret Sinclair
Units for grades 912. For grades 910: Data Collecting in the Classroom, Algebraic Problemsolving using Spreadsheets (a unit that emphasizes moving from numerical to symbolic representation), and a newspaper review unit on the Skydome. For grades 1112:
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 The Secret Garden of Maths  Micky Bullock
Blog by a secondary school maths teacher (Forest School, London, UK) that aims to provide "maths to the masses," with a preference for illustrations via GeoGebra. Bullock describes his "paranoia [as] rooted in the average person's contemptible indifference
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 The Secret Lives of Numbers
A Java applet histogram exploring the relative popularity and cultural associations of every integer between 0 and one million. Numbers such as 212, 486, 911, 1040, 1492, 1776, 68040, and 90210, for example, occur more frequently than their neighbors
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 Secret Millionaires Club  A Squared Entertainment LLC
Lessons, webisodes, and prime time specials that use reallife situations to teach young people how to succeed in life and in business. See, in particular, the free financial literacy classroom materials available through the Learn and Earn promotion.
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 Secrets of the Beehive  Keith Devlin; Guardian Unlimited Archive
The 4th century geometer Pappus was one of several ancient Greek mathematicians who suspected that the elegant shape of the honeycomb was a result not of an innate beesense of geometric beauty but of nature's efficiency. The repeating pattern of sixsided
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 Secrets of the Fathom Masters  Tim Erickson
"Get your Fathom questions answered here" by a member of Key Curriculum Press' design team that developed the software for data analysis and statistics education. When Erickson needs to write instructions for some procedure using Fathom, he posts them
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