Physical States and Properties

Water: Properties and Behavior

by Anthony Carpi, Ph.D.


Surface Tension Laboratory - A lab experiment on surface tension.

Further Exploration

Water & Ice

The MathMol - Lesson on water and the hydrogen bond.

Water Resources of the United States

US Geological Survey - Extensive information on water resources, quality and hazards including storm and flood data.

News & Events

Newly discovered 48-million-year-old lizard walked on water in Wyoming

News of the discovery of the earliest known member of the Jesus lizard group, Corytophanidae.

Secrets of Hydrogen Bonds

American Institute of Physics

Water in Earth's Interior

U. Colorado, Boulder

Current Science News

News from around the world of science.


Google Scholar

Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.


The Hydrogen Bond

MathMol - 160k video, Hydrogen bond between 2 H2O molecules.

The Water Dipole

Physics2000 - Java applet simulates the behavior of water near a charged particle.

Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States

National Academies Press: A Framework for K-12 Science Education