Science in ContextWhy look here?
It provides contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. What's included?
There is background reference content along with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, and audio files.
This reference source provides perspectives on national and global current events from international news providers. There are sections on Business and Economy; Health and Medicine; Conflict and Diplomacy; Science and Technology; Environment and Climate Change; Society and Culture; Government, Politics, and Law; and Women, Children, and the Family. There is browsing by issue or by region.
Environmental Studies and Policy CollectionThis collection provides robust coverage of the field of environmental issues and policy, including perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers and corporate interests. The collection includes more than five million articles from magazines and academic journals published between 1980 and today.
As a computational knowledge engine, it uses data or image input to answer questions. Unlike a search engine, it provides answers, rather than links.
Wolfram Alpha can answer questions in a variety of fields from academic to popular. Check out their sources to see where the information came from and how to find more information.