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STEM Resources

Astronomy Basics

Astronomy at Home

Set up your backyard for stargazing

B.A.T.S. Opportunities Newsletter

Mailing list for things going on in the Bay Area just for teens


Field guide and critter catalog for Michigan (works for CA too!)

Biota of North America

Entire vascular flora of the continent north of Mexico

Bodega Marine Laboratory

UC Davis - environmental processes at the land-sea interface

Butterflies & Moths of No. America

Data about butterflies/moths for North America from Panama to Canada

County of Marin

Resources for teachers and students

Cyber Degrees Education

Checkout one of the hotest industry jobs

Engineering Careers

Information on engineering roles and careers

Golden Gate Parks

Information on "Parks for the People"

Great Business Schools

See the ten great inventions dreamt up by children

Guide to Backyard Geology

Tools, safety tips, common types of rocks & how to store

Khan Academy

Provider of free educational resources to help kids learn anything

Kids Code Marin

Designed to help introduce computer science in a fun, kid-friendly way


Opportunity to experience/appreciate the beauty and value of our land

MV Gate

Offering after school classes in coding, engineering, math and more

NASA Hubble

NASA James Webb

NASA Kid's Program


NOVA's main website; an adventure begins here

National Geographic

Explore National Geographic magazine stories and photos

National Institute of Environmental Health

Activities to sharpen the minds of your children

Observe Wildlife at Home

Tips on how to safely watch wildlife in your own home

Pepperwood Preserve

Offers hikes, art classes, and other nature adventures for kids

Public Health

Careers and information on the public health industry

Purdue - Women in Tech

Women in computers, opportunities for women, and other resources

Robert Ferguson Observatory

Information and programs for adults and kids wanting to explore space

SRJC Planetarium

Santa Rosa Junior College program and presentations

STEM Careers

STEM Careers for Kids

Explore possible careers

STEM Guide for Kids

Resources for kids K - 12

SciShow Kids

Kids' videos exploring science

Science Buddies

Hands-on science resources for home and school

Science Buzz Cafe

Events for science and tech nerds

Score Science

Kid’s Corner provides helpful links to science activities

Sharp Brains

Top 25 Brain Teasers, Games & Illusions

Sonoma County Parks

Fun ways to get OUTSIDE

Sonoma Family Life Magazine

Great resource for activities, news and events in Sonoma County


a resource for all to learn about science, tech, engineering, and math

US Patent Office

Offers expired patents for kids to build or make as an invention

Wildland Conservancy

Leading outdoor education, making nature relevant for next generation

Xerces Society

Focuses on habitat conservation and restoration, species conservation

Record what you see, meet nature lovers and learn about nature

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