Learn Science

A basic understanding of science is important for everyday life and science-related careers. These resources will help you build and expand your understanding of science.

Khan Academy – NASA
Learn about space through a series of lessons.

Khan Academy; National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)


Share America – Science & Technology
Explore science topics through short lessons. Also in Spanish; multiple languages.

U.S. Department of State


screen capture: NASA science e-books web page
Explore e-books on aeronautics, space history, and science. Also in Spanish.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration


screen capture: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering website
Use games, videos, and podcast to learn about medical imaging and bioengineering technologies. Also in Spanish.

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering


Energy Literacy Videos
Watch short videos about the seven principles of energy. Also in Spanish.

U.S. Department of Energy/Center for Geoscience and Society; American Geosciences Institute; National Center for Science Education


Healthcare.gov
Find the right health care coverage for you. Also in Spanish; multiple languages.

U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services


Choose My Plate Website for Healthy Eating Tips
Learn more about exercising and eating healthy. Also in Spanish; multiple languages.

U.S. Department of Agriculture


MedlinePlus
Learn more about your health. Also in Spanish.

U.S. Library of Medicine


Energy Saver
Read about tips for saving energy and money.

U.S. Department of Energy


Climate
Find out how our choices can impact the climate.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Clean Energy Jobs and Career Planning
Explore the skills needed to enter a career in clean energy.

U.S. Department of Energy


Women at Energy
Meet women working in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

U.S. Department of Energy


Weather and Atmosphere
Explore weather systems and patterns.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


NASA for Students
Explore space through interactive activities.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)


Freshwater
Understand the water cycle and how to protect freshwater resources.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Understand the energy lifecycle through videos and games.

U.S. Department of Energy


Marine Life
Explore life under the sea and how to protect it.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


TV411 Science
Learn science through video lessons about cooking.

Education Development Center, Inc.


Oceans and Coasts
Learn about oceans and how to protect them.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration