On-line Resources

Wikipedia materials science overview… http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Materials_science

Strange Matter educational site… http://www.strangematterexhibit.com/whatis.html

American Chemistry Council Plastic site… http://plastics.americanchemistry.com/

ACC plastic site… http://plastics.americanchemistry.com/Education-Resources/Teaching-Plastics/

Materials Research Society site… http://www.mrs.org/home/

Materials 360 Online; materials science news… http://www.materials360online.com/newsListing/0/10?categoryId=1

Materials 360 Online multimedia page with current videos pertaining to materials science in the news… http://www.materials360online.com/multimedia?categoryId=3

Science Daily®  materials science news site… http://www.sciencedaily.com/news/matter_energy/materials_science/

Technology.org’s materials science page… http://www.technology.org/category/materials-substances/?gclid=CJmN8vjtgsUCFRWUfgodN10AUQ

U.S. DOE’s materials sciences and engineering division site… http://science.energy.gov/bes/mse/

A very comprehensive overview site with many good links!  http://www.istl.org/02-spring/internet.html

Interesting site describing job opportunities in the field of material sciences (as well as others)… http://www.careercornerstone.org/matscieng/matscieng.htm

Discover magazine’s materials science tag… http://discovermagazine.com/tags/materials-science