Experimentation in Scientific Research
Understanding Science on experiments and other tests of scientific ideas.
On Spontaneous Generation (pdf)
Louis Pasteur (1864) - An address delivered at the "Sorbonne Scientific Soiree," April 7, 1864.
Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.
A science prototype: Rutherford and the atom
A case study on Ernest Rutherford's experiments on atomic structure, from Understanding Science.
Fair tests in the field of medicine: Aiding Alzheimer patients
A case study on Alzheimer research that relies on experimentation.
Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States
National Academies Press: A Framework for K-12 Science Education