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Last update: May 27, 2009


 
 
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Chinese | French | German | Japanese | Spanish

 

Chinese

http://www.educationabroadnetwork.org

 

French

Quand vous serez étudiant de premier cycle (undergraduate)

http://facecouncil.org/puf/presentation.html
La Fondation FACE  a établi le PUF (Partner University Fund) en 2007 pour développer la coopération et la recherche scientifique entre la France et les Etats-Unis.  Explorez le jumelage des universités américaines et françaises.

http://www.france-science.org/spip.php?article707
Explorez les multiples opportunités pour des stages et des bourses de recherche dans le domaine scientifique

http://www.france-science.org/spip.php?article408
Coopération entre de nombreuses universités américaines et les prestigieux centres de recherche français

http://www.france-science.org/spip.php?article408
Site qui offre de postes rémunérés

http://www.france-science.org/spip.php?rubrique108
Vous avez l’âme d’un entrepreneur

http://www.france-science.org/innovation/yei/

Vous voulez faire du bénévolat et aller aider

www.medecinssansfrontieres.org

www.peacecorps.org
Un site sur les bourses disponibles

http://www.france-science.org/spip.php?article509

Quand vous serez dans le 2e ou le 3e cycle, (Master and Doctorate programs)

Institut Pasteur
CNRS
L’Inserm

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German

You can visit these German sites using either German or English.  Most sites have a button at the top where you can click on Engish or Deutsch (or the appropriate flag)

Learning about German research:
If your German is fairly advanced, try this exciting site:
http://www.forschungsexpedition.de/ 

Germany's Year of Science site.  Full of exciting new research.  The addresses below are part of this site, and should interest you.
http://www.forschungsexpedition.de/generator/wj2009/de/04__
Expeditionsbericht/Expeditionsbericht_20Suchen,sc=5924.html
   (short reports in German for young Germans)
http://www.forschungsexpedition.de/generator/wj2009/de/05__
Wettbewerbe/00___20Wettbewerbe.html?conversationContext=jau
Check out contest winners in Germany

http://www.bosch-stiftung.de/content/language2/html/22190.asp
If you want to access the above material (Germany's Year of Science site) in English:

http://www.bosch-stiftung.de/content/language2/html/1485.asp
Study Trips & Travel for Scientists

http://www.bosch-stiftung.de/content/language1/html/index.asp
The Robert Bosch Foundation sponsors various programs in the sciences.  You can click on Deutsch or Englisch as you surf this site.

http://www.germany.info/Vertretung/usa/en/07__Economy/04__
Science/00/__Science.html
   
German Embassy's site about science in Germany

https://www.jugend-forscht.de/
Germany's equivalent of programs like Intel, science fairs, etc.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jugend_forscht (An article in English Wikipedia about Jugend forscht)

http://www.daad.de/rise/en/
Summer internships in German for US undergrad students in biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences, engineering

Try these science / research groups famous in Germany:
http://www.fraunhofer.de/index.jsp 

http://www.dlr.de/
Germany's equivalent of NASA

http://www.mpg.de/
Max Plank Institute:  major German research center

German Science presented in Entertaining Ways:
http://www.deutsches-museum.de/
Largest science / technology museum in the world.  Check out its exhibits

http://www.sdtb.de/English.122.0.html
Technical Museum in Berlin

German Science on TV:
Wissen macht ah    http://www.wdr.de/tv/wissenmachtah/   Click on Sendungen /letzte Sendung  or Archiv, & you can watch these science programs for German kids.

Quarks & Co:   http://www.wdr.de/tv/quarks/    Click on Sendung or Archiv to watch a program here.  The German here is more advanced.

Science Sites for Children in Germany:
http://www.blinde-kuh.de/kinderseiten/
Roll herunter und finde einige Webseiten, die mit Wissenschaft zu tun haben. (Umwelt, Tiere, Wissen, Technik, usw.) 
Scroll down, and find some sites having to do with sciences (environment, animals, knowledge, technical, etc.) 

http://www.zdf.de/ZDFxt/module/space/start.html
Try this site – space travel

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Japanese

Government branches / Research Institutions

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science, and Technology (MEXT)

Ministry of Environment

JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency)

National Institute of Science and Technology Policy

National Institute for Environmental Studies

National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation

Environmental Restoration and Conservation Agency

Japan Atomic Energy Agency

Japan Science Foundation (Japanese only)

National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention

Japan Science and Technology Agency

The Robotics Society of Japan

Institute for Environmental Science

http://www2.kankyo.metro.tokyo.jp/kankyoken/

Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation

University Research Organizations

Inter-University Research Institute Corporation: National Institute for Humanities

Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics (Kyoto Univ.)

Riken (the Institute for Physical and Chemical Research)

Project Research Institute (Waseda Univ.)

Ocean Research Institute (Tokyo Univ.)

Research Administration and Promotion (Keio Univ.)

Tokyo University of Technology

Museums and Competitions

National Physics Competition (Japanese only)

National Biology Olympiad

Robocon: Japan Robot Competition (Japanese only)

List of science related museums in Japan: searchable database (Japanese only)

Web Japan: technology and science video article

Japan Containers and Packaging Recycling Association

Toshiba Science Museum

National Museum of Nature and Science

JST Virtual Science Center

Union of Japanese Scientist and Engineers (Japanese only)

Tokyo Science Museum

Mathematics Museum

Mathematics Certificate Institute of Japan

Mathematical Society of Japan

Otona no Kagaku (Japanese only)

Japan Proactive Energy Association :Solar Energy (Japanese only)

Academic Society Homevillage

Short History of Japanese Technology

(Research Institute of Information-Environment Design)

Business Corporations

Mitsubishi Electric (Solar Power System)

Mistubishi Research Institute

Kyocera Global: Solar Energy

Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology

Sony Computer Science Laboratories

Panasonic Media and Spatial Design Laboratory (Japanese Only)

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Spanish

http://idcrue.dit.upm.es/english/enlaces/index.html
  
http://www.acm.org/ubiquity/volume_9/v9i26_yaffe.html

http://idcrue.dit.upm.es/english/enlaces/index.html

http://lanic.utexas.edu/subject/science/

http://www.scidev.net/en/latin-america-and-caribbean/

http://cda.morris.umn.edu/~ummlaasa/sciences.html

http://www.springerlink.com/content/xl7p4k80045032p3/

http://www.bio-medicine.org/biology-news-1/Latin-American-Science-Initiative-Puts-Tropical-Rainforest-Diversity-Online-5847-1/

http://www.microsoft.com/latam/careers/

http://www.prsgc.upr.edu/

http://www.lockheedjobs.com/

http://www.es.northropgrumman.com/by_region/south-america/index.html

http://www.usembassy.gov/

http://www.spanishcareers.com/jobsearch/ScienceJobs/JobSearch.shtml?
pid=7377412133104358&q=company%3AForest+Laboratories&l=United+States

http://www.spanishcareers.com/jobsearch/EngineerJobs/JobSearch.shtml?
pid=7377412133104358&q=company%3AJacobs+Engineering&l=United+States

http://www.spanishcareers.com/jobsearch/ChemicalsJobs/JobSearch.shtml?
pid=7377412133104358&q=company%3ADuPont&l=United+States

http://www.spanishcareers.com/jobsearch/PharmaceuticalJobs/JobSearch.shtml?
pid=7377412133104358&q=company%3ABausch+Lomb&l=United+States

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