All that glitters is not gold! All that’s on the internet is not authentic!
Just yesterday Shruti discussed on Talk-back Thursday how misleading it can be! Websites unleash bundles of information on one click. But everything appearing on the screen need not be sacrosanct.
And when it is related to Science, its researches, innovations, discoveries, we have to be doubly sure when we contribute to or extract information from internet. Science cannot be a fiction. Thus verify the source of the information and its authenticity. Use only a trusted sites.
All said and done what websites should we rely on?
Well, the answer is here! We enumerate below some of the trusted sites where you will get reliable information. These are of only representative nature and not a complete list. Add and share another trusted sites to enrich the horizon of knowledge.:1
This is one of the most popular website for scientific updates. You can get information about current science, culture, technology and beyond. It not only gives information about scientific experiments but also tells you important health tips, different food borne diseases and so on!
2. www.nasa.gov :
Every science lover is a NASA fan. This website gives you all the recent missions that have taken place at NASA, list of projects that are completed earlier, history of NASA. It has information that is well sorted in various categories e.g. under earth they give information about climate, hurricanes and many other recent updates regarding to that.
3. www.livescience.com :
Like all other website this website also gives recent scientific updates. It has different articles and other related information categorized into technology, health, planet earth, space, strange news etc. one noticeable feature of this website is that it talks about different superstition that linger in our brains and how they are scientifically wrong and should not be followed.
4. www.sciencedaily.com :
ScienceDaily features breaking news and videos about the latest discoveries in science, health, the environment, technology, and more — from major news services and leading universities, scientific journals, and research organizations. Visitors can browse more than 500 individual topics, grouped into 12 main sections (listed under the top navigational menu), covering: the medical sciences and health; physical sciences and technology; biological sciences and the environment; and social sciences, business and education.
Explore scientific, technical, and medical research on ScienceDirect. Search for peer-reviewed journals, articles, book chapters and open access content.
So now that you have found this gold mine, start collecting bright sparkling knowledge now because..