Ubuntu Linux for scientists and science students. Scibuntu is not just
another Linux distribution. It is a script that adds scientific
programs and other convinient tools to the plain desktop Ubuntu.
Scibuntu Included Software
Tools for reading and writing scientific text: LaTeX, Ghostscript, Ghostview and Acroread.
Math and statistics tools like Octave, Qalculate! and r
Plotting tools like Gnuplot, Grace and Labplot
Bioinformatics packages like Clustalw, Clustalx, Treepuzzle, Treewiewx and T-coffee
Chemistry tools like RasMol, PyMol and GROMACS
More console tools shar, memtest, dos2unix, strings, strip etc.
Development packages for C, C++, Bioperl, Biopython, FORTRAN and Emacs.