Culture Reports

Brain Research

Neuroscience for Kids Lots of information about the brain, it's functions, and neuroscience.

Brain Connection--News about the brain:
    Brain Facts
    Homepage
    "Decision-making is Still a Work in Progress for Teenagers" an article about teenage brains

Jay's Brain from Discovery Channel
Brain Facts and Figures
Inquiry Almanac--Are We Unique? How does the human mind compare to the animal mind? Can a computer approach human intelligence? Lots of information and links at this site.

Inventors and Inventions

Inventors and Inventions
How stuff works
Famous Inventions A-Z from About.com
Enchanted Learning Inventions Look for inventions by subject, or in the time period they were invented.
History of Inventions and Technoogly Multnolmah Public Library in Oregon collected this list of links.

Check Chico Jr.'s eBook: CDs, Superglue and Salsa: How Everyday Products are Made  You will need a password to use this eBook at home--see library staff for the password