Have a little look here though Hints and Links for New Researchers. It gives some very good advice on what to do and how to do it.
Don't forget to bookmark the Front Page . You will find some amazing news items there, as well as "Life, the Universe and Everything!"
Take the H2g2Tour. But only if you have time.
You could Ask the h2g2 Community. Ask any question you need to know the answer to, and I'm sure there will be someone there who has the answer.
Perhaps become a United Friend here. Together we will unite the world!!!!!
Perhaps you like to read the local magazine? The Post is our weekly magazine issued every Monday. If you think you have a story, or whatever, write something and send it in.
Smileys......well then.....have a little look at the index
Pictures ....try here A692741
Fancy finding which researchers live near you? Look here.
Finally, Douglas Adams would love to have given you a warm welcome at A157349