Newsgoups

sci.aeronautics
The science of aeronautics & related technology.
sci.aeronautics.airliners
Airliner technology. (Moderated)
sci.aeronautics.simulation
Aerospace simulation technology. (Moderated)
sci.agriculture
Farming, agriculture and related topics.
sci.agriculture.beekeeping
Beekeeping, bee-culture and hive products.
sci.answers
Repository for periodic USENET articles. (Moderated)
sci.anthropology
All aspects of studying humankind.
sci.anthropology.paleo
Evolution of man and other primates.
sci.aquaria
Only scientifically-oriented postings about aquaria.
sci.archaeology
Studying antiquities of the world.
sci.archaeology.mesoamerican
The field of mesoamerican archaeology.
sci.astro
Astronomy discussions and information.
sci.astro.amateur
Amateur astronomy equipment, techniques, info, etc.
sci.astro.fits
Issues related to the Flexible Image Transport System.
sci.astro.hubble
Processing Hubble Space Telescope data. (Moderated)
sci.astro.planetarium
Discussion of planetariums.
sci.astro.research
Forum in astronomy/astrophysics research. (Moderated)
sci.bio
Biology and related sciences.
sci.bio.botany
The scientific study of plants.
sci.bio.conservation
Conservation biology research. (Moderated)
sci.bio.ecology
Ecological research.
sci.bio.entomology.lepidoptera
Lepidoptera: butterflies & moths.
sci.bio.entomology.misc
General insect study and related issues.
sci.bio.ethology
Animal behavior and behavioral ecology.
sci.bio.evolution
Discussions of evolutionary biology. (Moderated)
sci.bio.fisheries
All aspects of fisheries science and fish biology.
sci.bio.food-science
Topics related to food science and technology.
sci.bio.herp
Biology of amphibians and reptiles.
sci.bio.microbiology
Protists, fungi, algae, other microscopic organisms.
sci.bio.misc
Biology and related sciences.
sci.bio.paleontology
Life of the past (but no creation vs evolution!).
sci.bio.systematics
Systematics, taxonomy, and the tree of life.
sci.bio.technology
Any topic relating to biotechnology.
sci.chem
Chemistry and related sciences.
sci.chem.analytical
Analytical chemistry.
sci.chem.electrochem
The field of electrochemistry.
sci.chem.labware
Chemical laboratory equipment.
sci.chem.organomet
Organometallic chemistry.
sci.classics
Studying classical history, languages, art and more.
sci.cognitive
Perception, memory, judgement and reasoning.
sci.comp-aided
The use of computers as tools in scientific research.
sci.cryonics
Theory and practice of biostasis, suspended animation.
sci.crypt
Different methods of data en/decryption.
sci.crypt.research
Cryptography, cryptanalysis, and related issues. (Moderated)
sci.data.formats
Modelling, storage and retrieval of scientific data.
sci.econ
The science of economics.
sci.econ.research
Research in all fields of economics. (Moderated)
sci.edu
The science of education.
sci.electronics
Circuits, theory, electrons and discussions.
sci.electronics.cad
Schematic drafting, printed circuit layout, simulation.
sci.electronics.repair
Fixing electronic equipment.
sci.energy
Discussions about energy, science & technology.
sci.energy.hydrogen
All about hydrogen as an alternative fuel.
sci.engr
Technical discussions about engineering tasks.
sci.engr.advanced-tv
HDTV/DATV standards, formats, equipment, practices.
sci.engr.biomed
Discussing the field of biomedical engineering.
sci.engr.chem
All aspects of chemical engineering.
sci.engr.civil
Topics related to civil engineering.
sci.engr.control
The engineering of control systems.
sci.engr.geomechanics
Geomechanics issues and related topics.
sci.engr.heat-vent-ac
Heating, ventilating, air conditioning & refrigeration
sci.engr.lighting
Light, vision & color in architecture, media, etc.
sci.engr.manufacturing
Manufacturing technology.
sci.engr.marine.hydrodynamics
Marine Hydrodynamics.
sci.engr.mech
The field of mechanical engineering.
sci.engr.metallurgy
Metallurgical Engineering.
sci.engr.safety
All aspects of the safety of engineered systems.
sci.engr.semiconductors
Semiconductor devices, processes, materials, physics.
sci.engr.surveying
Measurement and mapping of the earth surface.
sci.engr.television.advanced
HDTV/DATV standards, equipment, practices, etc.
sci.engr.television.broadcast
Broadcast facility equipment and practices.
sci.environment
Discussions about the environment and ecology.
sci.fractals
Objects of non-integral dimension and other chaos.
sci.geo.earthquakes
For discussion of earthquakes and related matters.
sci.geo.eos
NASA's Earth Observation System (EOS).
sci.geo.fluids
Discussion of geophysical fluid dynamics.
sci.geo.geology
Discussion of solid earth sciences.
sci.geo.hydrology
Surface and groundwater hydrology.
sci.geo.meteorology
Discussion of meteorology and related topics.
sci.geo.oceanography
Oceanography, oceanology and marine science.
sci.geo.petroleum
All aspects of petroleum and the petroleum industry.
sci.geo.satellite-nav
Satellite navigation systems, especially GPS.
sci.image.processing
Scientific image processing and analysis.
sci.lang
Natural languages, communication, etc.
sci.lang.japan
The Japanese language, both spoken and written.
sci.lang.translation
Problems and concerns of translators/interpreters.
sci.life-extension
Slowing, stopping or reversing the ageing proces.
sci.logic
Logic -- math, philosophy & computational aspects.
sci.materials
All aspects of materials engineering.
sci.materials.ceramics
Ceramic science.
sci.math
Mathematical discussions and pursuits.
sci.math.num-analysis
Numerical Analysis.
sci.math.research
Discussion of current mathematical research. (Moderated)
sci.math.symbolic
Symbolic algebra discussion.
sci.mech.fluids
All aspects of fluid mechanics.
sci.med
Medicine and its related products and regulations.
sci.med.aids
AIDS: treatment, pathology/biology of HIV, prevention. (Moderated)
sci.med.dentistry
Dentally related topics; all about teeth.
sci.med.diseases.cancer
Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer.
sci.med.immunology
Medical/scientific aspects of immune illness.
sci.med.informatics
Medical informatics --- computer apps and information.
sci.med.nursing
Nursing questions and discussion.
sci.med.nutrition
Physiological impacts of diet.
sci.med.occupational
Preventing, detecting & treating occupational injuries.
sci.med.orthopedics
Orthopedic Surgery, related issues and management. (Moderated)
sci.med.pathology
Pathology and laboratory medicine.
sci.med.pharmacy
The teaching and practice of pharmaceutics.
sci.med.physics
Issues of physics in medical testing/care.
sci.med.psychobiology
Dialog and news in psychiatry and psychobiology.
sci.med.radiology
All aspects of radiology.
sci.med.telemedicine
Clinical consulting through computer networks.
sci.med.transcription
Information for and about medical transcriptionists.
sci.med.vision
Human vision, visual correction, and visual science.
sci.military.moderated
Military technology. (Moderated)
sci.military.naval
Navies of the world, past, present and future.
sci.misc
Short-lived discussions on subjects in the sciences.
sci.nanotech
Self-reproducing molecular-scale machines. (Moderated)
sci.nonlinear
Chaotic systems and other nonlinear scientific study.
sci.op-research
Research, teaching & application of operations research.
sci.optics
Discussion relating to the science of optics.
sci.philosophy.meta
Discussions within the scope of "MetaPhilosophy."
sci.philosophy.tech
Technical philosophy: math, science, logic, etc.
sci.physics
Physical laws, properties, etc.
sci.physics.accelerators
Particle accelerators and the physics of beams.
sci.physics.computational.fluid-dynamics
Computaional fluid dynamics.
sci.physics.cond-matter
Condensed matter physics, theory and experiment.
sci.physics.electromag
Electromagnetic theory and applications.
sci.physics.fusion
Info on fusion, esp. "cold" fusion.
sci.physics.particle
Particle physics discussions.
sci.physics.plasma
Plasma Science & Technology community exchange. (Moderated)
sci.physics.research
Current physics research. (Moderated)
sci.polymers
All aspects of polymer science.
sci.psychology
Topics related to psychology.
sci.psychology.announce
Psychology-related announcements. (Moderated)
sci.psychology.consciousness
On the nature of consciousness. (Moderated)
sci.psychology.journals.psyche
E-journal on consciousness. (Moderated)
sci.psychology.journals.psycoloquy
E-journal on psychology. (Moderated)
sci.psychology.misc
General discussion of psychology.
sci.psychology.personality
All personality systems & measurement.
sci.psychology.psychotherapy
Practice of psychotherapy.
sci.psychology.research
Research issues in psychology. (Moderated)
sci.psychology.theory
Theories of psychology & behavior.
sci.research
Research methods, funding, ethics, and whatever.
sci.research.careers
Issues relevant to careers in scientific research.
sci.research.postdoc
Anything about postdoctoral studies, including offers.
sci.skeptic
Skeptics discussing pseudo-science.
sci.space.news
Announcements of space-related news items. (Moderated)
sci.space.policy
Discussions about space policy.
sci.space.science
Space and planetary science and related technical work. (Moderated)
sci.space.shuttle
The space shuttle and the STS program.
sci.space.tech
Technical and general issues related to space flight. (Moderated)
sci.stat.consult
Statistical consulting.
sci.stat.edu
Statistics education.
sci.stat.math
Statistics from a strictly mathematical viewpoint.
sci.systems
The theory and application of systems science.
sci.techniques.mag-resonance
Magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy.
sci.techniques.mass-spec
All areas of mass spectrometry. (Moderated)
sci.techniques.microscopy
The field of microscopy.
sci.techniques.spectroscopy
Entertainment in Hong Kong.
sci.techniques.xtallography
The field of crystallography.
sci.virtual-worlds
Modelling the universe. (Moderated)
sci.virtual-worlds.apps
Current and future uses of virtual-worlds technology. (Moderated)