Physics and Astronomy

American Institute of Physics
Organization's homepage, with links to programs, publications, products, online journals, and member information.

CERN -- Theoretical Physics Division
Maintains timely information about high-energy physics, including e-print archives, electronic journals, preprint databases, and local information about CERN, the European laboratory for particle physics.

Eric Weisstein's World of Physics
Provides overviews on a variety of related topics which in turn are divided into numerous subsections.

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Joint project hosted by Harvard University that offers image archives, conference announcements, preprint abstracts, and online services.

Educational site developed by Professor Rod Nave of Georgia State University and available online as well as on CD-ROM. Site gives flashcard-like summary pages for a huge array of topics in physics, including mechanics, thermodynamics and heat, sound, electricity and magnetism, relativity, quantum physics, nuclear physics, and condensed matter.

Hyperspace at UBC
The University of British Columbia's hypertext-based services on relativity and cosmology research. Provides access to preprints, journals, news archives, and links to other useful web sites.

NASA Astrophysics Data System
This service provides free and unrestricted access to scanned images of journals, conference proceedings and books in Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Near Earth Object Program
Contains relevant information on Near Earth Objects (NEO). Includes current tables with tracking data for potentially hazardous asteroids and their approaches towards earth, detailed information of recent NEO discoveries, and images of the objects themselves. A FAQ section and a variety of related links are also available here.

Physics Around the World
Comprehensive site categorized by subject, including educational, media, companies, computing, reference, exhibitions & museums, institutions & organizations, and other resources. Keyword searchable.

Science & Technology Center for Superconductivity
Web site for the NSF-funded consortium, offering information on Center publications, policies, annual reports, and recent matters of interest.
Site providing information on a number of stars. Browse by star name. Each entry contains graphics, data, links to other sites with more information, plus relevant catalogue numbers for each star listed.

U.S. Fusion Energy Sciences Program
Maintains information on plasma science, fusion science, and fusion technology. Site includes panel reports, DOE and NSF information, maps, and links to U.S. and international laboratories.

Update 4/26/09