Web Directory: United Kingdom - Science

1Web of Knowledge

The ISI Web of Knowledge provides access to Thomson ISI's multidisciplinary databases of bibliographic information such as the Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index and the Arts and Humanities Citation Index


A free science information service, staffed by scientists who are expert in explaining complex topics in everyday language. Search the online database of previously answered questions, otherwise submit a question via e-mail.

3Scotland's Moorland Forum

Moorland is a dynamic expression of wild nature, although much of it is managed by people; it is the epitome of a cultural landscape. Globally, heather moorland is virtually confined to Britain and Ireland.

4Centrifuge sales, service and repair UK - DJB Labcare, the UK's leading specialist for centrifuges

Specialists in Sales, Service and Repair of Centrifuge and Incubator.

5BBC: Scotland the Wild

A guide to animals and habitats from the makers of the TV series. Contains facts and images for hundreds of species, plus features, programme details, and the interactive program Wildlife Explorer.

6The Loughs Agency

Loughs Agency - Cross border Government Body aiming to provide effective conservation, management, promotion and development of the fisheries and marine resources of the Foyle and Carlingford Areas

7Dyfi Eco Valley Partnership

A voluntary sector group promoting environmentally sustainable community regeneration in the Dyfi valley. Details of projects, local information and their philosophy of combining cultural, green and economic objectives.

8Bio Northern Ireland

Bionorthernireland - The portal for Life Science in Northern Ireland

9Edinburgh International Science Festival

Annual event in early April includes events and shows relating to science and technology. Features exhibitions, workshops, tours, talks, demonstrations and hands-on activities, all aimed at the general public.

10Northern Ireland Semiconductor Research Centre

Includes a who''s who, publication details, information on research opportunitites and relevant links.

11Living by the Loughshore

Provides a guide to the province''s loughs.

12The Environmental Research Institute

A Thurso based facility capable of undertaking research activities. Information on education and training, facilities, research fields and staff is included. Contact addresses are also available.

13The Shiant Isles

All about the archaeology, geology, and natural history of the Shiant Isles in North West Scotland, in connection with the book ''Sea Room'' by Adam Nicolson, the owner of ths Isles.

14The Tree Council

Founded in 1974 to improve the environment in town and country by promoting the planting and conservation of trees and woods.

15Lough Neagh and Lower Bann Wetlands

Provides information about the management strategy, wildlife and archaeology of the lough and wetlands.

16Save Eithinog and Brewery Fields Campaign

A campaign to save unimproved grassland meadows on the edge of Bangor. Details of their objections to Gwynedd Council''s current Draft Local Plan.

17College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise

Provides course information and news for the three campuses. The college is part of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

18Southern Waste Management Partnership

Includes objectives, waste facts and the text of the latest waste management plan.

19Swansea Environment Centre

A focus for environmental information, education and action in South Wales, including Swansea and Neath Port Talbot. Offers news, information, and links.

20Groundwork Wales - Environmental Regeneration

Environmental support for regeneration and grants for businesses and communities in Wales. Contains advice on community involvement and sustainability as well as grant information and links to local projects, mostly in South Wales.