The University of Nottingham in England has been creating fun websites for teaching science.
Previously, they created a web site giving information about the elements:
There is a similar site, also from England and the University of Sheffield that includes much more information and some amusing touches:
For instance, under Iridium, they have the following cartoon:
Anyway, Nottingham has also started up a web site with nice little videos about various symbols of science. Here you can learn about symbols as diverse as Jupiter to the fine structure constant to Feiganbaum's constant:
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