Online Learning Resources

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The Scale of the Universe

Standford Engineering Everywhere :: Complete online courses, including streaming video, homework, and exams for Stanford’s most popular engineering sequence.

Cambridge Digital Library, Newton Papers :: Learn about classical physics, and much more, directly from the source.

Neuroscience for Kids :: A great online resources for families and their children to learn about the amazing mass of mush in our heads.

International Year of Astronomy 2009 :: Rediscover your place in the Universe with the year-long celebration commemorating the 400th anniversary of the first use of an astronomical telescope by Galileo Galilei.

Amateurs in Science :: PBS/NOVA features a brief overview of some of the best citizen scientists in our recent civilization. DPRI plans to develop additional brief biographies of real people doing real science in our history, and if you are interested in helping to develop these reviews, please contact us.

Citizen Science Report from BBC Radio 4 :: During August 2006, BBC Radio 4 featured a three-week program on citizen science activities in Europe. Listen to the programs and be inspired to contribute great science as an amateur.

Listen to Episode 1 :: Conservation

Listen to Episode 2 :: Computers

Listen to Episode 3 :: Astronomy

Go Astronomy :: The online guide to amateur astronomy: planets, constellations, telescopes & binoculars.
Welcome to Astronomy: Getting Started :: a great beginner’s guide from the staff of


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Last updated August 7, 2022