• See how science remains integral to every subject

    Science In Context is an engaging online resource providing contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. By integrating authoritative, curriculum-aligned reference content with headlines and videos, Science In Context draws students into the subject matter, showing how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues, from weather patterns to obesity.

  • Key Features

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    Hot Spots with details*

    Images on the homepage have hot spots that when scrolled-over show additional content/details associated with that image.

    *Exclusive to Science In Context

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    Information discovery

    Links in copy enable pop-up windows providing information on related topics and websites to help students discover other relevant digital content. 
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    Responsive design

    Mobile-responsive design adapts to any device for easier use.
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    Scope and Depth

    • Millions of full-text articles are drawn from hundreds of national and global newspapers, magazines, and journals.
    • More than 200 experiments and projects from U*X*L Experiment Central provide practical experience.
    • Content is aligned to National and State Science standards, including Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and Project 2061.
    • Reference content from Gale and its publishing partners includes top titles such as:
      • Computer Sciences
      • Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine  
      • Gale Encyclopedia of Science
      • World of Chemistry
      • And many more 


    Engage users with thousands of images, videos, and audio selections from authoritative sources.