See how science remains integral to every subject

Science in Context is an engaging online resource providing contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. Gale's authoritative reference content is merged with full-text magazine, academic journal, and news articles; experiments, images, videos, audio files, and links to vetted websites organised into a user-friendly portal experience.


Scope and Depth

Science in Context draws students into the subject matter by integrating pure information with today’s headlines and videos – showing how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues, from weather patterns to obesity. For practical experience, more than 200 experiments and projects are included, ranging from simple to complex.

Reference Content

  • Top Gale reference content including Gale Encyclopaedia of ScienceWorld of Anatomy and PhysiologyEarth Sciences for Students, The Macmillan Science Library, and many more
  • More than 200 experiments and projects, ranging from very simple to complex, including exclusive experiments from U*X*L Experiment Central

News and Multimedia

  • Videos, podcasts and streaming audio
  • Easy-to-search image galleries
  • Full-text articles from national and global newspapers, magazines, and journals