CAPES - Fundação Coordenção de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior
CNPq - Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico
Department of Energy encompasses national laboratories, civilian energy programs and nuclear defense production facilities; they can all be found under the "departmental resources" heading.
European Space Agency is the European counterpart to NASA.
FAPDF - Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Distrito Federal
FAPEAL - Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de Alagoas
FAPERJ - Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
FAPESP - Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo
FINEP - Financiadora de Estudos e Projetos
Food and Drug Administration issues updates on food and drug safety and efficacy.
Governo do Brasil
Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia
Ministério da Educação e do Desporto
National Academy of Sciences site incorporates numerous pointers to books, journals and breaking research.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration home page is the jumping-off point for space-related news and for links to all of the NASA centers, including the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
National Institute of Standards and Technology supports both basic metrology work and high-tech projects.
National Institutes of Health offers a useful starting point for finding health-related information on the Web.
National Science Foundation presents science news and information for researchers and educators.
The Library of Congress is not just a huge book catalogue; it also posts exhibits and supports THOMAS, the definitive source for complete text of current Federal legislation.
World Health Organization surveys health issues around the globe.