“TryScience.org” relaunches with more content, improved navigation

TryScience.org, a partnership among IBM Corp., the New York Hall of Science, and the Association of Science-Technology Centers, has redesigned its web site with new content and easier navigation. The newly relaunched site includes language translations in German, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, French, Italian, Arabic, and Portuguese; enhanced and more accessible science content for parents, teachers, scientists, and engineers; and space for special items such as live webcams, educational outreach campaigns, and research surveys. TryScience acts as an online global science museum that offers access to information and interactive experiments from more than 600 of the world’s science and technology museums. Features include science experiments, virtual field trips to science centers throughout the world, live webcams, and a section for teachers with useful information on how TryScience can be used in the classroom.

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