Chemical and Engineering News

http://cen.acs.org/news.html

Short articles summarizing recent developments in science fields.

Elmhurst College’s Virtual ChemBook

http://www.elmhurst.edu/~chm/demos/index.html

This site has a list of chemistry demonstrations, organized by household materials, and lab chemicals. Each one has directions and an explanation. Doesn’t appear to be updated since 2003.

Science is Fun in the Lab of Shakhashiri

http://scifun.chem.wisc.edu/

This site has a group of experiments that can be done at home using household materials, descriptions of some common and interesting chemicals, and many additional resources.