Besides, Tony is busy updating all the module level docstrings, so
On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 11:12 AM, Tony Yu <firstname.lastname@example.org
> As for the second issue: We don't automatically import any subpackages
> (other than `util`). This was a design decision since automatic imports of
> all subpackages would increase load times (there may be other reasons too).
> On the other hand, if you just want to see which submodules are available
> for import, you can write `import skimage.<tab>` (note the dot before <tab>)
> or `from skimage import<tab>` in ipython.