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The Science of Addiction: K-12 Integrated Prevention Curriculum

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Calculators for Kids: Important STEM Tools

Airfield a gift of nature 
ARKive the world's largest centralised library of films and photographs of the world's endangered species. 
Dublin ZOO offers a number of curriculum linked educational modules
Encyclopaedia of Marine Life of Britain & Ireland
Just Forests available as a resource for the World Wise Global Schools programme
Eurostem Cell

Royal Institution Events Calendar 
Tom Lehrer's song "The Elements" with Flash animation
The Helmholtz Association Research Institute 
The Catalyst one of the world's greatest Chemistry sites with links to sites about all aspects of Chemistry 
The Periodic Table of Videos

EirGrid Electricity for kids
GIREP International Research Group on Physics Teaching

Careers News news channel for everyone involved in Career Guidance
Accreditated On-line Colleges an open-access resource to inform about the importance of College Accreditation

Electronics resources
ICHEC Irish Centre for High End Computing 
Computer Science on Line a guide to Computer Science Degrees

Astronomy Ireland National Astronomy Club of Ireland
Blackrock Castle Observatory, Cork Space for Science
ESA Europe's gateway to Space
ESERO Ireland European Space Education Resource Office 

Planet Science Resources and ideas for Science Teachers
TryScience is aimed at 8-12 year olds
Science Ireland is a resource for people of all ages who are interested in science
Scienceireland hosted by the Association of Heads of School of Science of the Institutes of Technology

The Frog Blog

The Science Gallery
Bang goes the theory

New Scientist Science Magazine
The Environmental Magazine offers a free Q&A column on the environment called EarthTalk
SPIN Science, Wildlife & Discovery magazine
Walton Magazine


Alchemist Cafe an informal forum for the discussion of important and interesting scientific issues
Marsh's Library The first public library in Ireland
Public Awareness and Understanding of Science William Reville at UCC interactive learning site tailored to the Irish Education system 
Science Bits
Cool Teachers' Guide to Pop Culture in the Classroom
ESAI Environmental Science Association of Ireland
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
InGenious Ireland Walking Tours

Science & Technology in Action Support for Teaching & Learning of Science Curricula
BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition
Siemens Education
SFI Researchers visits to schools
Discover Sensors
STEM Science Technology Engineering & Maths
PharmaChemical Ireland


The Teaching Council Professional body for teaching in Ireland
DES Department of Education & Skills
NCCA National Council for Curriculum & Assesment
SEC State ExaminationCommission
PDST Professional Development of Secondary Teachers
LDS Leadership Development for Schools
IoP Institute of Physics of Ireland
RIA Royal Irish Academy
ASE Association for Science Education (UK)
ASE (Scotland)
NSTA The National Science Teachers' Association (USA)
WITS Women in Technology & Science

The community of science education in Europe


APC Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre
Centre for Research on Adaptive Nanostructures and Nanodevices
NCE - MSTL National Centre for Excellence in Mathematics and Science and Learning
REMEDI Regenerative Medicine Institute