music for programming:
a series of mixes intended for listening while programming to aid concentration and increase productivity
(also compatible with other activities).

earth :: a global map of wind, weather and ocean conditions:
a visualization of global weather conditions
forecast by supercomputers
updated every three hours

stuff in space:
stuff in space is a realtime 3D map of objects in earth orbit, visualized using WebGL. the website updates daily with orbit data from and uses the excellent satellite.js javascript library to calculate satellite positions.

galaxy zoo:
classify galaxies - to understand how galaxies formed we need your help to classify them according to their shapes. if you're quick, you may even be the first person to see the galaxies you're asked to classify.
part of the zooniverse citizen science projects

SVG-edit is a fast, web-based, javascript-driven SVG drawing editor that works in any modern browser.

.:. making a glass bead microscope
seems pretty legit. can see individual cells
fuel cell project
turn room into camera obscura

omgspace: scaled solar system, lots of scrolling
star mapping intro
comet/asteroid groups read more
lightsail prototypes but for illumination
mr eclipse
one man's astrolog, extensive
how to star maps
USS Matrix NCC 72296

neocities sites
mebious - html storybook

other web pages
phil plait - list of good movies