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Museums and Nature Centers in the Kansas City Area

Here are some sites of interest in the Kansas City metropolitan area:

Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center
The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden
The Kansas City Zoo
Lakeside Nature Center (in Swope Park, near the KC Zoo)
The Linda Hall Library of Science and Technology (UMKC Campus)
Martha Lafitte Thompson Nature Sanctuary (Liberty, MO)
Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens (southern Johnson County, KS)
Powell Gardens (Southeast of Kansas City on Highway 50)
Science City at Union Station
University of Kansas Natural History Museum (Lawrence, KS)

Science News Sites

Science Daily
Science News

Museums and Exhibits in the United States

The Adler Planetarium (Chicago, IL)
The American Museum of Natural History (New York, NY)
The California Academy of Sciences (San Francisco, CA)
The Denver Museum of Nature and Science (Denver, CO)
The Field Museum (Chicago, IL)
New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science (Albuquerque, NM)
Science Museum of Minnesota (St. Paul, MN)
Sternberg Museum of Natural History (Hays, KS)

Museums and Exhibits Worldwide

Science Museum - London


Specific Science Sites


Astronomy Magazine
Astronomy Picture of the Day
BBC Sky at Night Magazine
Heavens Above
Sky & Telescope Magazine


Ask a Biologist (Arizona State University)
Ask a Biologist (UK)
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Biological Sciences


The Periodic Table of Videos - University of Nottingham
University of Missouri - Kansas City Chemistry Department

Geology and Mineralogy

American Geophysical Union
Earth Science Picture of the Day the Mineral and Locality Database
Mineralogical Society of America
University of Missouri - Kansas City Geosciences Department


Canadian Weather Service
National Weather Service


The American Association of Variable Star Observers
The American Geophysical Union
American Physical Society
Geological Society of America
The Mineralogical Society of America
The Paleontological Society


The Paleontology Portal


Physics Central
University of Missouri - Kansas City Physics Department

Rockets and Rocketry

Kansas City Amateur Rocketry
National Association of Rocketry

Science Writers and Bloggers

Science Blogs at Discover Magazine
Science Blogs at Seed Magazine


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Made 1 August 2008
Updated 19 May 2013.