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News and Reviews

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Internet stuff

Internet Weather Report (net traffic)
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Harley Hahn's Master List of Usenet Newsgroups
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Request for Comments (RFC) Editor Homepage Truth About Computer Virus Myths & Hoaxes
20 Questions How the Net Works
What Is My IP Address
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Small Pieces Loosely Joined for Kids
World of Ends
Network Overview --- Internet Traffic Report

Hardware and Drivers

Remanufactured Epson Action Laser 1000-1500 Toner S051011
Epson Laser Toner Cartridges -- Download -- Windows 95-98
CD-Recordable FAQ
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Driver-Drivers Windows95-98-2000-NT Complete Driver Hardware Search
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Security Check

Shields UP! -- Internet Connection Security Analysis
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Setting up a Small Office Network - The Web Developer's Journal
Features Web Access - Summer 1999
Microsoft TechNet Archive (Proxy Server info)
DIY home networking guides and tutorials
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Infinity Textures
Digidesign (ProTools Free)
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Geomantics (Genesis & Landscape Explorer)
Crystal 3D IMPACT!
CREdit Home Page
XXCOPY, a Logical Extension to XCOPY
Adobe Acrobat Reader - Download
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STUDIOS - free slideshow software
Anix Software - Home of PicViewer, MyThumbnails, HTML-View and other software
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Orion by Sonic Syndicate
Native Instruments (Reaktor)
PhotoModeler Lite Downloads
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Welcome to Amabilis (3D Canvas)
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Scanner Recorder Home Page
Aistinc (MovieXone)
WinStars, an astronomy freeware
Orbiter - A free space flight simulator


Kaspersky VirusList
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AVG Anti-Virus System Main Page
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Rebecca Mead -- You've Got Blog (New Yorker)
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My Hardware

ABIT Computer Corp.
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Soil Moisture

Soil and Health Library
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Dry Farming chapter 8 - Regulating Evaporation
Packing and Porosity
Soil Density and Porosity
Soil PhysicsIndex
ScI-Journal (4)2 - soil particle size and porosity
Kurtz-Fernhout Software The Garden with Insight garden simulator
How Soil Holds Water, G90-964

Over the Rainbow

About Rainbows
Scientific American Ask the Experts Environment
Rainbow Lab Introduction
Rainbows by Randy Wang
Scientific American Ask the Experts Physics
Patterns in Nature - Rainbows
Howstuffworks What causes a rainbow
Howstuffworks Why do CDs reflect rainbow colors
The Last Word - Rainbow size
The Last Word - Under the rainbow
HALO program description
Atmospheric Optics
Rainbow Physics
colors not in the rainbow
Welcome To The Reclaim The Rainbow Home Page
The magic of rainbows
The physics of a rainbow (JAVA)
BrainPOP - Rainbow Flash animation
Atmospheric Optics Photography
APOD 2002 January 14 - Sun Halo at Winter Solstice
AKM - Atmospheric Phenomena
Steve's Atmospherics Page
What are all the colors of the rainbow
CNN - Songs of the Century list

Water Level

Rocky Problem
Ask A Scientist - Physics
Concrete Experiment 4
Physics 125

Imagine Peace

The Media Struggle to Make Sense of It All (
PBS America Responds Coverage of Events of Tuesday, September 11, 2001
ResearchBuzz 911
The Day of 6 Billion - Fast Facts
POPIN Home Page
6 Billion and Beyond Library
Fact Sheet Population Growth and Environmental Degradation
Population Reference Bureau
US Department of State - Home Page
The U.S. Agency for International Development
Lockergnome Wacky Snap - 09.11.2001 - We Have Not Fallen
Population Coalition - Networking for a Sustainable Future
Census Bureau - POPClocks
Census Bureau Home Page
LWVHC - Leaving Shallow Footprints
Ecological Footprint Calculator from Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) - Special Reports
Ethical Implications of Carrying Capacity, by Garrett Hardin (1977)
Ecological Footprint -- Revisiting Carrying Capacity Area-Based Indicators of Sustainability
Ecological Footprints of Nations
Carrying Capacity Information
Carrying Capacity
The Solitary Vote Of Barbara Lee (
Facing the Future People and the Planet
New York's World Trade Center A Living Archive
University of Texas - Middle East Network Information Center (MENIC)
Netsurfer Education 03.09 - Help build the Sep11 Attack Archive
Raising Flags - In this time of patriotic fervor, the alternative arts need to find their voice
Condemnation Without Absolutes
Straight Dope Staff Report What's the origin of Good Samaritan

Degrees of Separation

Science-six degrees experiment
Guare at Yale -- six degrees of separation
BBC News SCI-TECH Sex degrees of separation
Erdos Number Project Home Page
Paul Erdos project related items
The Oracle of Bacon at Virginia
gladwell dot com - Six Degrees of Lois Weisberg
Stupid Math Tricks

Palindrome dates

Le 10 février 2001 est une date palindrome - 10 02 2001
Math Forum - Middle School Problem of the Week
Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math
International Standard Date and Time Notation
Calendar Math

Mediterranean Climate

Curriculum Visions
Plant Life in the World's Mediterranean Climates
Episode 16 - Mediterranean Climate
Earth Science 120 toc
World Climate Weather rainfall and temperature data
Historical Weather Database
Mediterranean Climates (Cs)
New Scientist The Last Word Science Questions and Answers

Late Bloomers

Coyote bush defended
Goldenrod Visitors
Visitors to Aster and Other Fall Flowers
The Pollination Home Page
CES - Pollination Tool Kit Fact Sheet

Tricky Tetrahedra

Center for the Study of the Tetrahedron
Tetrahedron Instructions
Crystal Viewer (JAVA)
Ivars Peterson's MathTrek Art of the Tetrahedron, Science News Online (11-6-99)
Worlimania - tetrahedron
Ken's POTW 991203
Exercises in imagining
George W. Hart --- Index
Make a Tetrahedron from a Small Envelope -
Straw Polyhedra
Truncated Trickery
The Tetrahedron (Science U)
Stella (Great and Small) - For creating uniform-dual polyhedra, their stellations, and polyhedra nets
The Geometry Junkyard Models of Polyhedra
Paper Models of Polyhedra
Mathematical Art of M.C. Escher -- Platonic Realms MiniText
Platonic Solids
Investigating Patterns Polyhedra Pastimes
Math Forum Suzanne Alejandre - Polyhedra Activity
ZOME System
Unfolding Polyhedra
3Quarks - GIF Animations - Platonic Solids
Platonic Solids and Plato's Theory of Everything
Ernst Haeckel Die Radiolarien (1862)
Polyhedron Explorer
Tarquin Books

Food Origins

Source files

Map of Food Origin
Straight Dope - Turkey
Food Plant Origins
Chronology of Horticulture
NativeTech Food and Recipes
The First Thanksgiving
Aztec Food and Drink
Botany of Vegetable Crops
Erowid Ethnobotany Vault Ethnobotany and Economic Botany
Domestication and the Origins of Plant Agriculture
History of Crop Evolution Studies
PLB143 Evolution of Crop Plants
Neglected crops 1492
BBC Evolution Weekend Origin Of Species - An Illustrated Guide
Harlan Centers
Nat'l Academy Press, Lost Crops of the Incas (1989), Table of Contents

AM-FM Radio

Howstuffworks How the Radio Spectrum Works
AM Radio Transmission at Night
AM Query Results -- (FCC) USA
AM Band DXing
Howstuffworks Why do you hear some radio stations better at night than in the day
91.9 KCSB-FM, Santa Barbara Episode I
Pete's Ionosphere Primer
Antenna Help
91.9 Make Antenna
Antenna Index
A cheap and easy TV antenna
ANTENNA BASICS by Harry Lythall - SM0VPO
'T' dipole tips
The Wolfman Jack Online Musuem The Dennis Jackson Collection

Chimney Fire

Chimney Fires, Causes and Cures
USFA -- Fireplace and Home Fire Safety
Fireplace Upkeep
Fire Engineering Magazine - Training the Fire Service
Burning Wood Safely (pdf)
Chimney Safety Institute of America
The National Chimney Sweep Guild
Natural Life Magazine #57 - Clearing the Air About Wood Heating
woodheat home
Welcome to Woodburning
Howstuffworks Why does smoke come from a fire
Science Curriculum Inc.
Distillation - A-to-Z Science -
Charcoal making
Fuel For The Fires Charcoal Making in the Nineteenth Century
Making your own charcoal
Charcoal Production & Smelting (links)
Pine Tar; History And Uses
Stoves Mailing List Archive

Xmas Cut-Ups

David Molnar's Fruit Cutting Page
Pizza Pieces
cut-ups often come through as code messages
Simple cut-ups

Winter Sky

The 1997 reference of diffuse night sky brightness
Sky and Telescope -- The Bortle Dark-Sky Scale
The IDA Home Page - The Light Pollution Abatement Authority -
The night sky in the World
The World Atlas of the Artificial Night Sky Brightness
The Fading Milky Way
Lighting Up the Ecosystem
EO Newsroom New Images - Earth's City Lights
EO Study Bright Lights, Big City
Beginning Urban Skywatching
Welcome to Heavens-Above!
APOD 2001 December 29 - The Annotated Galactic Center
APOD 2001 July 8 - The Galactic Center in Infrared
SkyEye - Brightest Stars
The 26 Brightest Stars
Stars and Constellations
Astronomy Boy Constellation Portraits Orion

Olber's Paradox

DISCOVERY v15n3 Origins of the Universe
PPT Slide - Olber's Paradox
High Energy Astrophysics Picture Of the Week
Olbers's Paradox
Headlines@Hopkins Johns Hopkins University News Releases

Show me a Million

Shane MacGowan (Lyrics) The Irish Rover
One in a Million!
The Million Penny Box
SpectraLight Photography & Design-Behind The Scene
One Million
Marco Millions by Eugene O'Neill
Bringing Perspective to the Mole
Definitions of the SI units The twenty SI prefixes
KODAK KODAK e-Magazine Five Million Steps
A Million Random Digits - The Data
5 Million Steps
Molecular Expressions Science, Optics and You - Powers Of 10 Interactive Java Tutorial
What is a Mole
ChemTeam Avogadro's Hypothesis of 1811
Visualising Numbers
Big Number Resources
`Powers of Ten' scales
Billions and Billions
Who Can Name the Bigger Number
Bill Gates Wealth Index
Number Watch - the guide to wrong numbers in science, media and politics

Frosty Leaves

The Last Word - Thin ice
The Last Word - Knowing your dews
The Last Word - Hard edges
The Behaviour of Frost in Ontario
SEM ice micro-photographs
Plant Answers
Principles of Frost Protection
Atmospheric Meteors
When the Frost is on the Treetops, Alaska Science Forum
Plants make natural antifreeze to cope with winter (1-5-01)
Beyond 2000 Science-Chemistry Hold the Ice
Synthetic antifreeze could prevent ice growth
Institute for Social Ecology - Resisting the Engineering of Life by Brian Tokar

Big Chill

Internet Thunder
Winter Road Hazards
History and the Atmosphere
Crash on icy bridge kills man, 46 The
The Weather Notebook Brainstorm Answer Bridge Freezes Before Road
Historical Weather Data, Monthly Summaries

Redivider Words

DFN Winners of Foil the Filters Contest
Speech Perception Puzzle
Hey Armey, You've Been Filtered
No, We Don't Have a Web Site
Solution for -language-english-sentences-word.boundaries
Domain-name Game Features New Rules
InterNIC Domain Name System FAQs
FRESHeFUTURE Free guide to the rules for choosing and registering internet domain names
Internet Goldrush Domain Name News and Information
The Dark Side Domain Name Disputes
Choosing a Business Domain Name
Joni Mitchell Bio 10 (just ice)
Sex Kills
Word Ways Home
Word Play
A Brief History of Reading by Live Ink
Punctation Usage - Rules for Easy Reading - Punctuation and capitalization work - Official lubricant of the new economy
The Word Spy - inner-capped
Jargon File - BiCapitalization
GWU Millennium Essays
speech accent archive
Psycoloquy 3(61) Historical Development of Writing and Reading
Origins of the Parchments
Saenger -The History of Reading
Anglo-Saxon Images (St Petersburg Gospels (eighth century))
Bible Gateway JOHN 11-2 (all translations)

Perfect Light

An Article from Scenic Prints The landscape photography of award-winning landscape photographer Chris Robisch
Magic Light
Light by Philip Greenspun
Luminous Landscape
EasyRGB - The first RGB and COLOR search engine on the Web!
Photo Guides Tips Photography Reflectors Pictures
Winter Photography

Secret Santa
Mike's Logic and math problems (75)
Frustration solitaire
I'm In ... No, I'm Out Part II
Chance Welcome Page
Reply from On-Line Encyclopedia
The Math Forum Discrete Math Problem of the Week Archive
Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math

Bike Gears

Science of Cycling References
Science of Cycling
Bicycle Gear Calculator in Java
Harris Cyclery Articles
Chris'z Corner Tech~Tips
Cycling Cadence and Bicycle Gearing
Mountain Biking - Types of Gear - Bike Anatomy
utah mountainbiking bike anatomy

Roadside Attractions

Native Plants Along Back Roads and Highways
Roadside Life a Cruel One for Plants
Roads, Highways, and Ecosystems, The Use of the Land, Nature Transformed, TeacherServe, National Humanities Center
Introducing A Roadside Land Ethic - Roadside Use of Native Plants - FHWA
A Flowering Alternative
Roadsides and Vegetation
Roads and Wildlife
Public Roads Online
Roadside Mix Wildflower Seed Mix
Species diversity and genetic diversity of invertebrates in an agricultural woodland-landscape
ecology and biodiversity The Ecological Effects of Roads
California Department of Transportation


Reader's Digest - Airlock
Untitled Document
Basic Plumbing

Dance of the Planets

A Rare Dance of Planets
2002 Spring Planets
Portland State's Greek Civ for Kids
Exploring The Planets - Discovery - Ancient & Greek Discovery
IS 3201 -- Ideas of Order in the Medieval World -- University of Minnesota, Morris
Retrograde Motion
Ptolemy's Epicycles
The Planets
Planet Watchers Relax, it's only April
Interactive Solar System

Hanky Panky

KIDiddles Song Lyrics Down By the Banks of the Hanky Panky
Knee Bouncing Rhymes
Cocopot and Down by the Banks
beautifulFREAKdotORG; and I was thinkin' 'bout how and maybe it is time to live;
Good Book - Page D
Norton Lindsey Brownies -- The Banks of the Hanky Panky
More Songs for Scouts to Sing
Clapping Games (PDF)
Josephus Flavius game
The Josephus Game
Josephus Problem -- from MathWorld
Josephus Letter to Dr. Michael W. Ecker
NRICH Mathematics Enrichment Club (53.html)
Flavius Josephus Home Page

Tangled up Puppet

Drifting Lyrics as performed by 4 Non Blondes
Harry Chapin Lyrics - Song Name Tangled Up Puppet
The KnotPlot Site
KnotPlot Download Site
Knots on the Web
Steve Abbott's Computer Drawn Celtic Knotwork
Braid Theory
Open Directory - Science Math Topology Knot Theory
The Mathematics and Origin of String Figures
Untangling the Mathematics of Knots

Boil Water

Collaborative International Boiling Point Science Education Project
Hear Water Boil
Pool Boiling Experiment in Microgravity
Microgravity News
Boil on Troubled Waters
Last Word - sound of stirring tea
Suds in Space
NASA - Bizarre Boiling
Last Word - Why does a kettle sing
Self-Service Science - water sound light
Last Word - boil in microwave

Stumper Info 02-03

Keeping Balance

CBS News The Wizard Of IT March 7, 2001 084415
Howstuffworks How Steadicams Work
TB DMS Graduation Keeping Balance (1995)


Atmospheric Structure and Global Circulation
Sea and Land Breezes
WXWISE Sea Breeze
Windstorm in the Forests by John Muir
Infinite Regress
Hairy Ball Theorem -- from MathWorld
Mudd Math Fun Facts Hairy Ball Theorem
Real-Time Fur over Arbitrary Surfaces (doc)

Water Stress

Water Transport
Water Relations - Forestry 200 - UBC
Scientific American Article Ask the Experts
Science Netlinks - Fog Forests
Water Shortage in Oak Seedlings (PDF)
Adenostoma fasciculatum - Botanical and ecological characteristics
NWS Climate index (for SBA data)
Similarities Between Firewood and Fine Wine
Wood & Water
Re measuring moisture content
Wood and Moisture Relationships (pdf)
Coös News - Green, Dry Or Seasoned Wood - 10-27-01
IHRMP Oak Fact Sheets No. 110 - House and Home - Choosing The Right Firewood
Wood’s Advantage

Weight Loss

Life in Zero G
The G's in the Machine
NASA - A Flameball Named Kelly
Microgravity Links
Washington Post Columbia Shuttle Tragedy links
NASA - NASA Television
Mission Columbia STS-107 Tragedy Story and Multimedia Archive
Mission Columbia STS-107 Story and Multimedia Archive
The Columbia Tragedy (cartoons)
Columbia Loss FAQ
NASA - SpaceResearch - Space Research and You The STS-107 Research Mission
STS-107 Shuttle Mission Imagery Photo Index 1
Newtonian Mountain (applet)
Isaac Newton
Peter Alway Orbit Page
Basics of Space Flight (JPL)
The Physics Classroom - weightlessness
NASA Microgravity Science Division
Sir Isaac Newton's Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

Time and Tide

Tides and Tide Prediction (links)
JTides Home Page
WxTide home
Origin of Tides
Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy Misconceptions
Dr. Odenwald's ASK THE ASTRONOMER page The Moon - Tides
Lunar Tides
The Physics of Tides
NOAA, Our Restless Tides, Explanation of Astronomical Factors, Tides and Tidal Currents
Tides.INFO Tide predictions from around the globe.
Fourier Analysis of Ocean Tides
Fourier Series
Linear Methods (textbook)
Ocean Tides Lost and Found
Tide and Current Glossary (co-ops)
Classics Network Forums - Help Chaucer - Time and tide wait for no man...
Curious About Astronomy What caused Shoemaker-Levy 9 to split up
Tides - The Influence of The Moon on The Earth
Breathtaking Saturn
Harmonic Tidal Prediction (applet)
tidal harmonic anal-pred
SB Tide data
Harmonic Constant data form (co-ops)
XTide home
Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Tidal package
Astronomical Calculations - approximate methods for planet, Sun and Moon positions and ephemerides

Tasty Waves Surf Reports Central California Surf Reports Tools
Surfline Rincon
The Origin and Evolution of Beach Waves Voyage and Questions
Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center
Welcome to The Remarkable Ocean World
Surf's Up
Prothero - Waves and Beaches lab
Prothero Oceanography Index
Oceanography web sites for students and teachers
Pothero wave lab_6 (pdf)
Santa Barbara Surfing
Welcome to The Stanley's Reef Foundation
Surf Report - Surf Forecast - Marine Weather (STORMSURF)
South California Surf Report (Stormsurf)
Surfing in Santa Barbara
WindandSea - NOAA Library's Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences Internet Locator
Christy Davis Mavericks Page
USGS Pacific Sea-Floor Mapping, WR CMG Home Page
USGS Pacific Seafloor Mapping Los Angeles shaded-relief
Living with Coastal Change - Coastal Change - Types of Coasts
Office of Coast Survey - Coastal Map and Vector Shoreline
Links to Waves, Water Waves, Solitons, Internal Waves
Beach processes

Stumper Birthday

Weekday of Christmas
Math Forum BEATCALC (times 55 rule)

Sound of Sound

Church acoustics,church sound problems - speech intelligibility,reverberation time control, RT60,echo reduction,noise control
Residential - The Business of Acoustics
Church acoustics, church sound problems, acoustic consulting from ASC
Music & Audio I Can't Hear You! - Church Buyers Guide
gym & arena sound systems
Internet Sound Institute - Sound Systems Gymnasium
NPC Online Library -- Classroom Acoustics booklet, from the Acoustical Society of America's
Noise Pollution Clearinghouse, quieting noise pollution
Let's Hear it for Learning
Acoustics for church, synagogue, auditorium, concert hall, more.
CBD-92. Room Acoustics - Design For Listening
RCA CHAPTER 12 (1930)
Church Temporary Acoustics Sweetening (mp3)
Reverberation Time and 3D Audio Demos
Common Acoustical Problems
Wall of Sound - Technical description
HandymanWire - Basketball Courts
The Speed of Sound
Speed of Sound calculator
Yahoo! Groups acoustics Links

Sound Tracks

Auditory Illusions - Exploratorium
The Physics Classroom
Physics 128 Lecture Wave Superposition
Experiments in Psycho-Acoustics, Introduction
Guitar Theory Resources Where Is Middle C
Physics 128 Lecture Sound
Physics of Music
Experiments on musical instrument separation
The Soundry Harmonics Applet
Fourier Synthesis applet
NCH Tone Generator
Fourier Synthesis
What is timber
what is timbre

Size Shifting

JS Online Special effects are another type of wizardry
Frodo and Harry - Chapters 1-6
Fotos Lord of the Rings
Forced perspective
The Lord of the Rings
S F X - Travelling Mattes and Flying carpets
Special Effects
The Blue Screen - Chroma Key Page
Ray Harryhausen - The Fantastic Films Of
Stuff To CGI, or not to CGI
MAKING THE FILM. The Fellowship of the Ring. A Hollywood Jesus Movie Review
War of the Ring - Photo Gallery
Tolkien Online The Lord of the Rings Source
Escher's Ascending and Descending in LEGO

Science Fair

TouchGraph GoogleBrowser V1.01
KartOO visual meta search engine
BBC NEWS Technology Is Google too powerful
Mother of invention CNET - Search Engine Optimization, Ranking, Web Site Promotion, Advice, Placement
IAO home
Tracking Your Visitors
Researchers develop techniques for computing Google-style Web rankings up to five times faster
Google Cluster Archetecture (pdf)

Sackcloth and Ashes

Mudd Math Fun Facts Monty Hall Problem
Does Regis Philbin Have the Monte Hall Problem by Alan Krigman
The Let's Make a Deal Applet
Math Forum Ask Dr. Math FAQ The Monty Hall Problem
Monty Hall
marilyn article
Bible Study - Sackcloth and Ashes
MFA - Conservation and Art Materials Dictionary - Full Page Definition
Howstuffworks How do big city shell games and three card monte games work
Gadfly Online.
Easy pickings
Three Card Monte

Plugged In

Polarized Plugs
Howstuffworks Why do the plugs on some appliances have two prongs and others have three prongs
Why Electricity is Impossible to Understand
AC Power explained
+National Electrical Code resources
National Fire Protection Association Home Page

Piece of Cake

Fair Division
BBC - Radio 4 - Home Truths - Cake Sharing
Ivars Peterson - Fair Shares
Cake Cutting -- from MathWorld
Cake Cutting Algorithms - review (pdf)
Inequalities by Hidefumi Katsuura
K.C. Cole - A Mathematical Approach to Division
Ivars Peterson - Formulas for fairness
The Fair Division Calculator (applet)
WLO July-August 1999 You cut, I'll choose
Dividing the Spoils
Keeping everybody happy
Math Forum - Middle School Problem of the Week
Fair Division Practice Problems
Halve Your Cake and Eat It
Hesiod, Theogony

Peaceful Knights

Math Magic
Mario VELUCCHI's chess links
Four Knights Puzzle (applet)
Chess 'n' Checkers
Knight history
Chess Variant Pages
ChessBase puzzle index
Early History of Knight's Tours
Mind Bogglers
Knights Problem -- from MathWorld
Problems for the chess knight ...
AlShindagah Online
Knight's Tour Notes

Missle Launch

Launch Reports and Photos

Area 51 - Missile sighting 2
Area 51 - Missile sighting followup
Art Bell - Missle Test
Fred's Astronomy Stuff - Rocket Launch Photos
Goleta Air and Space Museum Minuteman-II launch from Vandenberg AFB, July 14, 2001
Goleta Air and Space Museum Vandenberg Air Force Base - Launches
John Parres - ICBM rocket launching over Hollywood 9-19-02
SoCal Sky Lights About Vandenberg Air Force Base
FON - Minuteman III Missile Launch (GOOD)
Launch Video library

News Reports

KTLA - Missle Test
Las Vegas SUN - Missile lights up western sky
SB Newspress - VAFB launch provides spectacular light show
Santa Maria Times - Missile lights up night sky
AP - Missile test puts on a light show
30 Space Wing - 9-19 missile launch


Weatherwise - Contrails and Chemtrails
Contrails, or 'Trails-CON
Contrail Photo Gallery
S'COOL Observing Contrails
On contrails (9-11 contrail links)
Nasa contrail photo
Jet contrails to be significant climate factor by 2050
Howstuffworks Why do those long, white clouds form behind jets flying high overhead
Contrails - Poison From the Sky
Resource Notes On Jet Contrails and associated items
EMRR's Photo Contest
Aviation and the Global Atmosphere (book)
Contrail Slideshow (good)
What Are Normal Contrails
EPA Contrail Report

Space_Shuttle_Launch-sts-112 Video Index
Vandenberg Air Force Base Missile Contrails
Vandenberg AFB Launch Schedule
Spaceflight Now
IP The rocket's red glare -- News and information about meteor showers, solar flares, auroras, and near-Earth asteroids
A worried astronomer
Sneak Preview of an Extraordinary Movie

Grand Tour of DMS

Graph Theory
Graph Theory Tutorials

Google Game

Googlewhacking The Search for The One True Googlewhack
Googlewhacking news

God Light

VanFossen - Basics of light
Crepuscular Rays
Anticrepuscular rays
Crepuscular Rays sun rays converging on the horizon
Crepuscular Rays - Perception
Looking for Sunbeams
Green Rays
Gordo's photos of sunbeams-crepuscular rays
Pictures of Green Flashes
Tips for basic night  Photography    Submit Photo
Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy Mad Science
ScienceNet - Can you see light rays
Perspective Drawing
JavaSketchpad Playing with Perspective - Sanders
Drawing in One-Point Perspective
Mathematics of Perspective Drawing
Sanford Art Perspective
Tutorials - Perspective Drawing 1
Mathematics and Art - perspective

Global Warming

Hillsdale College
The EPA Global Warming Kids Page
The carbon shop planting new problems.
American Forests' Personal Climate Change Calculator
Strange Clouds
What is global warming and why is there such controversy surrounding this issue
NCDC Global Warming
NOAA Paleoclimatology Global Warming - The Story
EPA Global Warming Site - Global Warming
Science and Nonscience Concerning Human-Caused Climate Warming Global Warming
Green House Network Helping To Stop Global Warming -- Main Page
Friends of the Earth
Pascal's Wager [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]
The Global Warming Information Center
PBS - Analyzing the Kyoto Global Warming Conference -- December 12, 1997 - news and directory for the oil and gas industry
Global Warming The Perversion of Science by Al Caruba -
A Quirky El Niño
Pascal's Wager
Pascal's Wager links
The End of Pascal's Wager Only Nontheists Go to Heaven
The St. Petersburg Paradox
Figuring the Odds in God's Casino--Pascal Revisited
Effects of Global Warming on Our Everyday Lives
Climate is different from weather
Bad Greenhouse
Bad Greenhouse FAQ
A Chilling Possibility

Gas Mileage

Blame California Legislature for poor gas mileage
XLS Spreadsheet
Fuel Saver
Beacon Journal 11-29-2002 Gas mileage viewed as moral issue
Types of Gasoline Available in the United States
In California, $2.20 gas crimps car culture
The Sacramento Bee -- -- Switch to ethanol drives up gas price
MTBE Water Contamination
California Air Resources Board (ARB)
Car Talk
Click and Clack Talk Cars March 1997

Forgotten Harvests

Journal of San Diego History
Dimensions of need - Staple foods What do people eat
Jerusalem Artichoke The Forgotten Vegetable
AAOOB Storable Foods Acorns as Food
Quinoa Corporation
ACORNS - Everything you need to know for deer hunting or bowhunting
Ramon - Maya Breadnut
The Guild of Food Writers Stirring Words
Maca patent
Developing Countries
Food supply and sustainability (links)
A Great Indian Civilization in North America
Ancient Gardening in South Carolina The official site for Seed Savers Exchange, Decorah, Iowa.
Indian Agroforestry
Search the USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference
The Origins of Agriculture
FAO - ch.06 - causes of crop marginalization
FAO - Neglected crops (book)
Farmers Grow a Field of Dilemma (
Save The Seeds (

Flocks and Schools


eFloys - The Evolving Floys (Artificial Life Creatures)
vbBoid - visual basic, vb, vbscript
NetLogo Home Page
StarLogo on the Web
Artificial Life (software links)

New Scientist The Last Word Science Questions and Answers
Parrish Lab Fish School and Bird Flock
Coordinated Motion Home Page
Why Fish Shoal
Scientific American ARTIFICIAL LIFE Boids of a Feather Flock Together
Dr Karl - Physics of Flocks
International Society for Artificial Life (
Online Photo Search Phillip Colla Photography
Dr Karl - Physics of Flocks Part 2
Flocking & Schooling
Schools Are For Fish
Cannery Row History
Underwater Music
Boids (Flocks, Herds, and Schools - and MANY links)
Steinbeck - Cannery Row
Straight Dope Staff Report How does a flock of birds wheel and swoop in unison

Fifteen Minutes of Fame

15 Minutes of Fame
ToastyFrog Jeremiad
Harris Interactive The Harris Poll - Fame
Welcome to 15 Minutes of Fame!
Immortality on a Budget
Harris Interactive The Harris Poll - Most People Say They Have No Desire To Be Famous
Google Groups View Thread 15 minutes of fame
Census Bureau Home Page
Population Reference Bureau (PRB) Website
WORLDCLOCKS World Population and Productive Land Clock in JavaScript
6 billion Human Beings
IDB Aggregations--Access Options
PBS - 6 Billion and Beyond

Deadman's Chest

Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math
Mudd Math Fun Facts Chords on a Unit Circle
How 15 men fit on a dead man's chest
Partitioning a Circle
Welcome to Line Designs!
TB Stumper Answers 14 December 2001 - Christmas Cut-Ups
Finite Differences
Principles and Practice of Mathematics (difference tables)
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
The Pirate's Locker
The Miami Herald 09-08-2002 Arrrrr! Talk like a pirate -- or prepare to be boarded
Sloans On-Line Encyclopedia (A000127)
Circle Division by Chords -- from MathWorld
Precalculus Explore-Functions

Coin Flip

Ken White's Coin Flipping Page
Let's flip some (more) coins! - Trash Talk
What a coincidence!
Grade 9  Independent Events
Chance Welcome Page
Bathroom Tiles Problem (pdf)
Ask Dr. Math - Consecutive Failures in Bernoulli Trials
Ask Dr. Math - Fibonacci and Incoming Bits
Streak of the Year (2002)  The Oakland A's Win 20 Straight
Ivars Peterson's MathTrek -Random Home Runs
Ivars Peterson's MathTrek - A Penny Surprise

Catch a Falling Star

Dark Rings
Leonid meteor storms NASA's Leonid Multi-Instrument Aircraft Campaign Homepage
Leonid Meteor Storm Forecast
Leonids 2002 The Last Hurrah
Leonid Observing Tips -- Leonid Meteor Shower Special Report -- News and information about meteor showers, solar flares, auroras, and near-Earth asteroids
Celestial Delights
A Spaceship Among Meteors
The Truth about the 2002 Leonid Meteor Storm
Near-Live Leonid Watching System
Sky and Telescope - Leonids '02 A Sprinkle in the Moonlight
Sky and Telescope - Astro News Briefs
The 2001 Leonid Multi-instrument Aircraft Campaign
Sky and Telescope - Meteors A Primer
Comet 55P-Tempel-Tuttle
Explanation of Leonid dust trails
Preparing for the 2002 Leonids

Catalina Crossing

Brief history of The Channel Islands
California's Islands and Offshore Rocks
Windswept landscapes, rugges coastlines, unspoiled beaches
Channel Islands National Park Information Page
Channel Islands National Park resources
CDC West Nile Virus Home Page

Calc Tricks

NCTM-ICTM Download Page
Math Tricks - Behavioral Sciences Research Core - UMass Medical School
Curious and Useful Math
Flash Mind Reader

Birds and Bees

Birds Do It, Bees Do It
Birds Do It. Bees Do It. Even Educated Fleas Do It.
Queens of the jungle
The Straight Dope What's the origin of the phrase, the birds and the bees
Reasons to Protect the Birds and the Bees
NOVA Online 18 Ways to Make a Baby Fertility Throughout Life
Why Sexual Reproduction by Brig Klyce
Evolution of Sexual Reproduction [MT Dorak]
Biology 597 Lecture Sylabus
Howstuffworks How Human Reproduction Works
Protist Images Sexual reproduction
The Evolution of Sexual Reproduction
Sexual Reproduction A Continuing Mystery to Evolutionists
Why sex - A parody on the paradox (pdf)
Why Sex - an essay
The Paradox of Sexual Reproduction
Strategies of Sexual Reproduction in Aphids (pdf)
The Problem of the Evolution of Sex
Life Histories Scientists Gear Up for Fight Against a Deadly Lung Disease
Women In Love Chapter 3
Life's Big Instruction Book
554. Work without Hope. Samuel Taylor Coleridge. The Oxford Book of English Verse Features
Lizards An Expedition -- Animal Planet -- lizards, expedition
cost of males

Bikes and Boards

Newton's 3rd Law
Straight Dope Staff Report Why is it easier to balance on a moving bike than a non-moving one
Balance Requires Forward Progress by Evertt W. Huffard
Tony Foale Designs, article on motorcycle balance and cornering.
Balancing a Bicycle
Bicycle for investigations
Why can you ride a bike with no hands
Dynamic Balance - UU World N-D 2000
Teaching Kids To Ride
physics central dear lou - brooms and bicycles
How Things Work Bicycles News Feature The Science of Surfing
Physics Text
The Physics of Surfing - Erin Grimley - May 1998
s u r f p h y s i c s
Hydrodynamics of Surfboards - Thesis
CHIROWEB DC Archives - (Coordination of Gait)
As simple as falling off a bicycle - Physics - 05-08-00
Science of Cycling
bicycle stability (was Re Motorbike wheels.)
Bicycle Steering Geometry
How you steer a bicycle
Turning a Bicycle - Physics


English As She Is Spoke vs. Babelfish!
Lost in Translation
Babelization A Powerful Tool Play Fun with Babelfish
Sans Pants - Fun With BabelFish
BABEL Douglas Adams (1979 AD)
Work Babelfish
Automatic translation machines are fun
The Wild Bunch-Topics-The Light Brigade
AltaVista's Babel Fish Translation Service
How to be Fluent in Life
The fine art of interpreting
Re Someone fought Back
Translation Mixed Success (

Summer Stumper

Climate Timeline Tool Climate History for 10,000 Years
NOAA Paleo Global Warming Home
Archived F6's for Santa Barbara
Historical Santa Barbara up in flames A study of fire history and historical urban growth modeling
News Release California's Environment Threatened by Global Warming
Live Oak - Fire Guidelines
National Drought Mitigation Center
NOAA's Drought Information Center - 2002 drought information
Strange but True the Sun is far away on the 4th of July
The Nation's Other, Slower Burn (
Still Waiting For Greenhouse - Top Stories Index
ARIN Whois

Stumper Info 00-01

Subway Wind

No. 1474 Beach's Secret Subway
No. 83 Beach's Subway
Welcome to
Design Tools for Predicting Air Motion in Naturally Ventilated Buildings
Factory-Built Metal Chimneys 2-92
Ch08 Civil Engineering Resources on the Internet
Subways - Transport
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Home Page

To and From DC

How Rotation of the Earth affects our Lives
Bad Coriolis FAQ
Coriolis Effect Links
Is it easier for an airplane to travel East to West or West to East
World Time Zone Map
Inwit Publishing, Inc. and Inwit, LLC -- Writings, Links and Software Demonstrations - The Coriolis Force
The Coriolis Force
HSF - The Shuttle

Too Many Toads

Western Toad
Western toad identification in King County
Western Toad (2)
Amphibian information
Where have all the frogs gone Biology
Oregon Live News 12-08-97 -- Reduction in ozone kills amphibians
Bufo boreas
Toads and Frogs Herpetiles Amphibians; Tadpoles-[Anura] animals Photography, Pictures, Photos, by Photovault
Lower Santa Ynez River Fish Mgmt. Plan
Reptile and Amphibian Checklist
SDNHM - Reptiles and Amphibians
Declining Amphibian Populations Task Force
NBII - FrogWeb Amphibian Declines & Deformities
Herpetological Links
Center for Biological Diversity - Amphibians
Toad Poisoning in Dogs
FHR Frogs and Toads (PDF)
Arroyo Toad designation (PDF)
DFG - Special Animals - Jan 2001 (PDF)
DFI Image Archives--The Digital Frog 2
Animals-toad licking
Bufo Abuse
Boreal Toad Homepage
Virtual Frog Dissection Kit Version 2.0
aut Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) -aut A toad can die of light!

Universal Library

Internet and the revival of the myth of the universal library
The Universal Library
Quine - Universal Library
Harper's Magazine
The Library of Babel (BORGES)
Borges, Borges and I
Owen Massey Libraries Maths for librarians
Willard Van Orman Quine home page by Douglas Boynton Quine
Prime Curios! 48565...29443 (1401-digits)
Binary Powers of Ten (10)
20010322 Lockergnome Tech Specialist
Breed Your Own Text
Large Numbers at MROB
Ars Combinatoria (
The Really Big Numbers Page
Getting a feel for big numbers
RFC2795 - Infinite Monkey Protocol
The Mathematics of Monkeys and Shakespeare
More Monkey Business
Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math
The Berry Number

Window Frost

Definitions of Heat
Lightning power
Thermal Control Systems on Spacecraft
Last Word Archive Ice screens

Wind Pollinate

Lab 4 Flowering Plant Diversity
Biological Diversity 6
Pollen and Embryo Sac
80.05.10 Pollination Ecology in the Classroom
Shades of Green Earth's Forests -- Flowers & Pollen
Plant Fossil Record
Solving Charles Darwin's Abominable Mystery
Introduction to the Flowering Plants
Report Stuffed-Animal Biodiversity Rising
Conservation Ecology Table of Contents -- Issue-in-Progress

Sonic Boom

F-18 Breaking the Sound Barrier
BBC News SCI-TECH Bang! What a picture
U.S. Navy The meaning of Bravo Zulu
Flight Journal magazine - Flybys Archive

SB Rainfall

Rainfall Interpolation
City of Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County Public Works Department - Water Resources Division
Santa Barbara Water Education-index.php
ESS97 seasonal current circulation in the Santa Barbara Channel
IHRMP Oak Fact Sheets No. 27
Santa Barbara
California Oaks
California Rainfall and El Nino
SB Rain Chart (1959 - 1999)
AMSU-A Real-Time Images - Channel 15
Antarctic Contribution to Sea-level Rise Questioned
Contrary Thermometers
Earth's Fidgeting Climate
EPA Global Warming Site
Golden Gate Weather Services - Wet October-Dry November
Climate Prediction Center - Seasonal Outlook
LA Times (29 Dec 00)
El Niño and California Precipitation
California Rainfall Data
Santa Barbara November 2000 Climate Summary
The Climate of the Southwest
ENSO Impacts by year

Round Robin

Round Robin Scheduling
Round Robin Software, Tournament Scheduler
Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math
Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math - Round Robin 2
Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math - dinner triplets
Home or Away - The Sports League Scheduler for Windows Letter R
Take Our Word For It Issue 33


Ask NOAH About The Eye's Why do people have red eyes in flash photographs
Eye and Retina
NOVA Online Night Creatures of the Kalahari The Nocturnal Eye
Red Eye
PHOTOSTIX Photo RED-EYE Remover Pens - 1-800-726-5546
Red-Eye Reduction
Eye Shine
Night Hike At Eagle Bluff
Experiment of the week, Eyeshine 01-31-00
Quirks & Quarks for December 27, 1997

Power Lines

Power Industry

California Public Utilities Commission - Home Page
Special Report California Electricity
The California ISO, Independent System Operator
Electricity deregulation goes haywire in California - 8-12-2000 - ENN News - Environmental News Network - Your leading news sou
Electricity Home Page
Welcome to the California Power Exchange
Welcome to the California Energy Commission Homepage
SCE - Home
Pacific Gas and Electric Co.
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Home Page In-Depth Specials - Power Crisis

Scientific American Ask the Experts Physics
Avian Collision and Electrocution An Annotated Bibliography
Protecting birds and the bottom line New technology aims to keep birds flying, power company profits soaring
Electrocution of Raptors on Power Lines
Audubon Incite
Why is it that birds are able to stand-sit on electrical power lines whereas if we were to try this, we would be electrocuted
Science News Online (1-10-98) EMFs' Biological Influences Electromagnetic fields exert effects on and through hormones by Jan
Birds on Power Lines
Environment News Service U.S. Energy Demand, Greenhouse Emissions to Rise's How Power Distribution Grids Work
Power Online
Genesis Of State's Energy Fiasco-String of bad decisions on deregulation could end up costing consumers $40 billion
Yahoo! Finance - Income Statement for OUT TAKES INC
Beam it Down, Scotty!
PBS - frontline blackout (upcoming site)

Paper Trees
The Wilderness Society - Topic Briefs
Environmental Impact
Sawdust and Chips's How many sheets of paper can be produced from a single tree
Paper (Encyclopædia Britannica)
IPST - Robert C. Williams American Museum of Papermaking
American Forest and Paper Association
Welcome to Paper University!
TAPPI Online
Ask Rene-Frequently Asked Questions

Olympic Rings

Ken's POTW 970725
Ken's POTW 980121
Official Site of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

Ocean Upwelling
The Big Meltdown
2-99 Meeting Minutes-CINMS Advisory Council Home Page
Los Angeles Times Site Search Results
RAIN - Media Center

New Stumper Ideas

The Travelling Salesman Problem
SCIENCE HOBBYIST Traffic Waves, physics for bored commuters
Rainbow Physics
Coriolis Force
Amazing Card Trick
Lighting Up the Ecosystem
Flowing Sand in Space
Voting for better voting
Byte Column Computerized voting e-Lections And i-Voting November 17, 2000
Computerized Voting Resources
The Year Puzzle
The Game of Sprouts
Sprouts Analyzing a Simple Game
A Total Eclipse of the Sun -- from the Moon
Different Ways of Taking Off T-Shirts
Earthquake As Artist --- Photos from Gaelic Wolf Consulting
Human Space Flight (HSF) - Realtime Data TIME Magazine -- Life In The Greenhouse

Kinky Chains

Geometry and the Imagination

Keep Hot

Cooling Coffee
HeatStream - Tomorrow's Hot Water Today
How Things Work Water, Steam, and Ice

Julie Time

World Time Zone Map
China Airlines Home Page -- Flight Schedule Display
World Time Scales
Time Zone Converter - The Time Zone - What time is it in ___
The Day of Two Noons
Time Zones
Outside In Jetlag Information
GORP - Great Outdoor Recreation Pages - Beating Jet Lag - Make the Most of Your Travels
Jet lag Learn 7 tips for managing it

ISS Pass

ISS Visibility Data
Heavens-Above (Los Olivos)
Heavens-Above (SB)
NASA Human SpaceFlight
Human Space Flight (HSF) - Realtime Data
HSF ISS Reference
HSF - International Space Station
Where is the International Space Station
See the International Space Station from your own back yard
A New Star in the Sky
APOD 2001 February 28 - A Space Station Meets its Destiny
SatPasses - Satellite Passes Over North American Cities
CelesTrak Satellite Tracking Software Index
Liftoff Home (JTrack and JPass)
Keplerian Elements Tutorial
Visual Satellite Observer's Home Page
Satellite Related Software
SeeSat-L Archives

Inner Voice

Mentoring for performance improvement in the workplace
first person dictaphone
Encyclopædia Britannica
John Mark Piper Erosion Of The Mind's Ear buying info The Mind's Ear Exercises for Improving the Musical Imagination for Performers, Listeners and Compose
HyperPhysics Concepts
ACS Articles - Fletcher-Munson Equal Loudness Curves
What is Bone Conduction
HISONIC TM  a Ultrasonic Bone Conduction Hearing device for profound deafness
ATS International - Bone Conduction Hearing Aids
DirectVibe Pulsator transduces sound waves via bone conduction,bypassing the conventional auditory process.
Hearing Innovations - HiSonic
Sub Woofer Information for the subwoofer builder
Colley's Fins to Feathers Photo Safaris JASA LF hearing 98.pdf

Gas Mileage The Power Crisis
2001 Fuel Economy Site
LMITCO, June 25, 1996
Scientific American Ask the Experts
Gas mileage
101 ways to improve on your gas-mileage
Tips to Save Gas and Improve Mileage
Straight Dope Staff Report Does using your car radio reduce your gas mileage
Click and Clack Talk Cars August 1992
Information Xchange
99th Congress, Second Session, Vote No. 281
Does a car use the same amount of gas traveling a given distance at 60 mph than it does traveling the same distance at 10 mph (
SAE Midwest Supermileage Competition
I, Cringely The Pulpit
Americans begin conserving energy
Click and Clack Talk Cars December 1995
Detroit News Autos
What is it
EGR 182 - Air Drag
The Unitechnology Miles Per Gallon Calculator
The Standards Fuel Economy for New Cars Is at Lowest Level Since '80
National Energy Policy
Ford Vehicles Excursion
Howstuffworks What speed should I drive to get maximum fuel efficiency
California's Electricity System Status
PBS - frontline blackout

Four-Color Xmas

mf100 Island of Five Colors (The) - Martin Gardner
Ivars Peterson's MathLand
Graph Coloring Problems -- The archive.
Joseph Culberson's Graph Coloring Resources Page
Colorful Mathematics
A New Proof of the Four-Colour Theorem
05C Graph theory
Gardner Index
Math Forum MacPOW 840 Martin Gardner's April Fool's Map
The Four Color Theorem
CS202 - Term Project - Coloring a Plane
Colorful Mathematics-Games


JSC Digital Image Collection - AS08-14-2383
APOD December 25, 1995 - Earth Rise
APOD 2000 December 31 - The Millennium that Defined Earth
Challenger Center OnLine Ponder This! Earthrise and Sunrise on the Moon
Welcome to EarthRISE
Wrong earth-rise
Earth and Moon Viewer
Part 1 In the beginning
earthrise. The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language Fourth Edition. 2000
Apollo 8 Christmas Eve Broadcast
Apollo 8
The Apollo Program (1963 - 1972)
Apollo Expeditions to the Moon - Space - NASA inoculates against 'go fever' - January 18, 2001
APOD November 8, 1999 - Lunation
Lunar Colony Home Page
The genesis of Apollo 8’s ‘earthrise’

Digital Root
Pumpkin Clipart - Big pumkin
Free Graphic Halloween Bats from Roxy

Complex URLs

No, We Don't Have a Web Site
DFN Winners of the Foil the Filters Contest
How to Obscure Any URL
LangaList 2000-10-19
IP-to-DWord Converter
ASCII Chart and Other Resources
Jargon Obfuscated C Contest
The International Obfuscated C Code Contest
Brief History of Character Codes in North America, Europe, and East Asia
Ascii character table - ascii ascii ascii ascii ascii ascii and ascii...
The Village Voice Features Terms of Service by Rita Ferrandino
net.demon software

Cold Season
Ear Nose and Throat Patient Information
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Scientific American Ask the Experts Medicine
The Straight Dope Why is winter the season for colds, flu, etc.
Got the flu
Common Cold Centre - Cardiff UK
nose archives - October 1998
Cold Quiz
Infectious Diseases - Common Cold
Influenza Activity --- United States, 2000--01 Season
Weekly Report
Rhinovirus Movies
The Truth About Viruses
Dennis Kunkel's Image Gallery - Electron Microscopy
All the Virology Table of Contents
The Big Picture Book of Viruses - Picornaviruses

Bog fires & Silo Explosions

Excursion path
Lesson 8
Pocono Record Online Top Stories - Friday, August 06, 1999
Lompoc Record
Smoldering peat bog in for a flood
Vandenberg AFB - Public Affairs - NEWSFLASH
Burns, Fitzpatrick, Rogers & Schwartz, Vancouver
The News-Times International News Grain silo explosion; 11 workers trapped, at least two injured
Augusta Georgia metro@ugusta Silo explosion injures workers 08-03-99
Simply Science
Preventing Fatalities Due to Fires and Explosions in Oxygen-Limiting Silos
Surface Area and Reaction Rates
Dust explosion
Dust explosions in the food industry
Powder Dust Explosion Review by READE
Grain Elevator Explosion
NOVA Online Transcripts Kaboom!
flammable solids and combustible dusts
Lots and lots of GOOD bomb recipes
Number Three's Flophouse Bomb Recepies
Fuel-Air Explosive (FAE)
Grain Elevators -- History
Encyclopædia Britannica

Bicycle Paths

Geometry and the Imagination
Bicycle Problem
Hints on the Bicycle Track.
Newsletter #17 1-27-96
After Three Strikes, Is La Niña Out

Aumtumn Leaves

Why Leaves Change Color
How Leaves Change Color
Scientific American Ask the Experts Environment
Blue Ridge Parkway A Guide to Wildflowers
Last Word Archive Golden age
Last Word Archive Simply yellow
Re Why do plants turn brown when they die, and why are they green in life
Deciduous leaves
Fall Color Update
Preserve colorful beauty of autumn leaves
Learning About Photosynthesis

Stumper Info 99-00

Lightning (8oct99)

Lightning Safety for Kids Introduction
lightning photography
The Lightning Page - Lightning Links
Weather Web - The Premier Resource for Weather in the Net Lightning Network
Lightning @
The Lightning Page - Lightning Damage to Trees
The Strike - Closest 12 Stroke Lightning Strike Ever Caught on Video
When Lightning Strikes...Tree Disasters
Landscape-Convective Thunderstorm Interactions

Body Temp (15oct99)

Anomalies Article Spontaneous Human Combustion
Temperature World - General Interest & Fun Stuff
Temperature of a Healthy Human
PubMed medline query


6 Billion and Beyond Study Guide


Conversion of Units

Hurricanes (24sep99)

efg's Simulation and Modeling Page
Ocean Planet Homepage

xmas lights

Page 1


Numerical Partitions


The OLIVE TREE Genealogy Homepage


Skateboard Science
The Physics of Skateboarding
Discovery Online, You Shoulda Been There -- Skateboard
Surf Scenes - Topanga plus


Types of Birds - Everything About Woodpeckers - Birding Net Links

Chilis (10dec99)

Scientific information on Chile Peppers
The Chile Pepper Institute
Welcome to the CHILE-HEADS home page
The Chile-Heads Archives
The Ring of Fire
714 Chili recipe database
Varieties database
The Encyclo'Pepr'edia © from
Linda Bartoshuk Q&A
[3F24] El Viaje Misterioso de Nuestro Homer
Graeme Caselton - U.K. Chile-Head
Quirks & Quarks Feedback
General Chemistry Online Fire and Spice
Protects Bird Seed

Wet Sand

Sandcastle Central - online source for sand sculpture info
Sand Sculpture How-to-do text
Sand Sculpture World Championships
Human Touch Museum Plaza
InSCIght - 19 June 1997 Making Wet Sand Stick
Castles made of sand
Sand Collection
Microsoft Kids
Why is wet sand dark
Refraction of Light
Molecular Expressions Microscopy Primer Light and Color
Walking On Water Water Striders and Surface Tension

Earth speed

Solar and Galactic Motion
APOD September 8, 1995 - The Milky Way's Center
APOD February 5, 1996 - COBE Dipole Speeding Through the Universe
APOD Index - Galaxies Local Group
COBE Home Page
Multiwavelength Milky Way
The Movie Loft

Moon and Eclipse

The Moon
Eclipse Quotations
Patterns of Eclipses
Computing planetary positions
Lunar Aspects and Motions 1999-04-15-1013
Let's Predict An Eclipse
The Moon Illusion Explained
Moonsighting with Astronomy
Visual Illusions Gallery Index
A close encounter between Mercury and the Moon


The Eight Queens Problem
Particle's 8-Queens!
The N-Queens Problem (NQP)
The N Queens Problem
Info on Queens problem
Queens Problem--from Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics

100 factorial

Factorial 100
Factorial--from Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics


Visual Elements - Site Map
WebElements periodic table of the elements
Periodic Table of the Elements
Elemental Disease
Chemicool Periodic Table
WebElements version 1.2.1
A Periodic Table of the Elements at Los Alamos National Laboratory
Modern Periodic Table
Chemistry Teaching Resources - Periodic Tables and Related Material
Chemical - An Interactive Periodic Table of the Elements
CHEMystery The Periodic Table of the Elements
The Periodic Table of Poetry
The Comic Book Periodic Table of the Elements
Tom Leher's ''The Elements'' (1960)
Chem 013 Descriptive Chemistry Assignment
The Elements's How a Gas Lantern Works
Yttrium oxide mantles for fuel-burning lanterns (US4533317)
Periodic Table

Rain Clouds

Scientific American Ask the Experts
Scientific American Ask the Experts Environment
PSC Meteorology Program Cloud Boutique
Clouds and Precipitation online meteorology guide
Weight of Clouds
Cloud Guide


Crossword Compiler - Puzzlemaker Software
Crossword Puzzles
Word Fit! Crossword Generator
The CRUCIVERB-L Crossword Page
Ray Hamel Crossword Puzzles
Crossword Links
Online Crosswords
Welcome to ENCORE!
Index of -pub-micro-msdos-misc-crossword-archive
XWord Thesis
Freeform Crossword Puzzles - Crossword Puzzles Net Links


USC Update Dates Listing for 9200
Mathematics for Card Modelers
September 1998 News Letter
An Evaluation of Curriculum Changes in Engineering Graphics...
Learning to Learn Modules Learning Styles The Multiple Intelligence Inventory
EDUC 520

Harry Potter

The New York Times Bestseller
Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling Resource
Is Harry Potter Evil by Judy Blume Re Seven potions in a row
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone


Sunset at the South Pole
Sunshine States
daily temperature variations-alaska-Arctic winds
Homework #3Insolation and Zenith Angle
National Solar Radiation Data Base User's Manual
Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy What causes the seasons
Thursday's Classroom -- lesson plans and educational activities from NASA


The Homograph Page
Language Miniatures
The Heteronym Homepage
Crazy English
Axonym - -ONYM


Speedometer Tech -- ST-101

Endangered Species

California Natural Diversity Database - California Department of Fish and Game
LUPIN Natural Environment for Santa Barbara County
Natural History
Isla Vista Cyberfaire Project
Bird Picture display list
Western Snowy Plovers at New Nesting Areas


Intelihealth - Pollen Maps
The Weather Channel - Mold Spores Forecast
The Weather Channel - Tree Pollen Forecast
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Online

Stumper Info 03-04

Too Many Formats

PNG (Portable Network Graphics) Home Site
Graphic Formats
Graphics File Formats FAQ (Part 1 of 4) General Graphics Format Questions
Catalyst News & Reviews Web graphic formats
Welcome to JPEG
Independent JPEG Group
The Graphics File Format Page
FILExt - The File Extension Source

Traffic Jam

SCIENCE HOBBYIST Traffic Waves, physics for bored commuters
Science News Online (7-3-99) Stop-and-Go Science
SCIENCE HOBBYIST Traffic Waves links and refs
New Scientist The Last Word Science Questions and Answers
Robert Horonjeff Professor Carlos F. Daganzo's Home Page
Martin Treiber (Applet)
Math Trek Waves of Congestion, Science News Online, Sept. 15, 2001
Slow, slow, quick, quick, slow
Science & Technology at Scientific Ask the Experts Environment Why do traffic jams sometimes seem to appear out
Discovery Online, The Skinny On... Traffic Jam Ghosts

Water Vapor Engine


Los Padres National Forest Incident Information
Welcome to the New LPFA
A Better Fire!! (JAVA)
October - Fire Fact of the Month
Do Nothing
Forest Conservation Portal -- Rainforest, Forest and Biodiversity Conservation News & Information
Natural History of Fire and Flood Cycles
Fire in the Mountains (Excerpt from Green Spirit – Trees are the Answer, Patrick Moore, 2000)
Wildfire Central Home
Living in the West's Tinderbox
US Drought Monitor
High Country News -- May 26, 2003 A losing battle
Why so Dry

Word Ladders

Create and Solve Word-Ladder Puzzles
Lewis Carroll's Doublets
Solve Word Ladders (Perl source)
WordStuff #2

Stumper 200!

Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) Answering All Questions Incorrectly!
The Facts On Random Chance
World Records for Ball Juggling with Feet, Legs and Head
Yellowstone National Park - Press Release - Temporary Closure of Sections of Norris Geyser Basin Owens pierced a myth
Estimated IQs of the Greatest Geniuses
Numerology for the Number 14,000
Number in Scripture - Book from The Bible Study Web Site at
3M Utilities and Telecommunication Tartan™ Masking Tape 200
Dollar Words
The Secret Life of Numbers (applet) - Deutsch Catalog of Works by Franz Schubert
Dewey Decimal Classification System
The Sect of Homokaasu - The Gematriculator
What's Special About This Number
Number 200

Scary Winds

TB Stumper Answers 14 May 1999
Types of wind
Local Winds Page
Indoor Air Purifier and Ionizer Negative Ion Generator pet odors
Santa Ana Home Page
Storm Prediction Center Fire Weather Forecasts
NASA Observatorium - Observation of the Week
The Santa Ana by Joan Didion
EO Natural Hazards Santa Ana Wind Event Over California
Surfline Santa Ana Wind
Santa Ana Winds
On the Fritz - Observations of Modern Life That’s “Santana Wind” Gringo!
Cool mornings but will warm up
Lapse rates and clouds
Science Question of the Week - highest temperature recorded - May 24, 2002
Atmospheric thermodynamics part 2
The Santa Ana Winds
Catalog Page for PIA03445 (JPL)
LA Times - Wildfire Toll Tops 1,500 Homes
Biography - Santana, Carlos (Bio 953)
EO Natural Hazards Fires in Southern California (25 oct 2003)
EO Natural Hazards Fires in Southern California (26 oct 2003) Books Santana War Chief of the Mescalero Apache
Fire Storm 2003


CSM - If There's a Road, There's a Pothole in It
Mystery of Pothole Origins (geology)
ScienceDaily News Release Pothole Panacea -- Patented Composite Material Repairs Cracks In Pavement
Potholes II by Edward Willett - An Unwelcome Early Arrival
Language-Etymology-origins of pothole
Gravel Roads Better Than Pavement on Permafrost, Alaska Science Forum
Who's who in Duckburg - Angus Pothole McDuck
Word Dective - Previous Columns-Posted 6-11-97
Potholes A Pain In More Ways Than One
Alternative Methods for Pothole Patching
Why Potholes Form
3-25-98 - Why do potholes really form
New technology detects potholes before they form - 01-18-01
FAQs Potholes
Commentary Potholes from Bill Hammack's Engineering & Life Radio Program
Causes of potholes
Gophers and Paved Roads
Google Search pothole
NAI News Article A Pothole in the Road of Life
Charles Quixote Choi


Griffith Observatory
Sky and Telescope - This Week's Sky at a Glance
Greek Mythology HESPEROS the God of the Evening Star ( aka Hesperus Eosphorus Phosphoros Luciferus Lucifer ) w- Pictures
Greek Mythology ASTRA the Gods of Stars ( aka Astera Astron Planetoi Pyroeis Stilbon Phainon ) w- Pictures
APOD 2001 June 1 - Venus' Evening Loop
Astronomy Exercises
Transit of Venus
Predictions for 2004 Transit of Venus
ptolemy (Flash animation)
Venus and the Pleiades
A Gathering of Planets Part II


SecurityStats.Com Password Strength Meter
Dictionary Based Hash Lookup
.NET Identity and Principal Objects Part 2 Custom Authentication and Authorization at
John the Ripper password cracker
Fromadia -- Feed Your Brain
Information Security Magazine
Storing Passwords - done right!
Howstuffworks How Encryption Works
Bionic Buffalo Tech Note # 35
189126 - Microsoft's Policy Regarding Missing or Invalid Passwords
GeodSoft How-To Good and Bad Passwords Contents
Dan Klein Hacking Dictionaries (FTP)
Why Brute-Force Password Cracking is Impractical
Passwords — Strengths and Weaknesses
HTTP Authentication Schemes

Mirror Reversal

Navon, David (2001) The Puzzle of Mirror Reversal a View from Clockland, Psycoloquy 12,#17 Mirror Reversal (1)
The Aesthetics of Mirror Reversal (pdf)
Why do Mirrors Reverse Left and Right (Physics FAQ)
Exploratorium Science Snacks Cylindrical Mirror
The Stoat's Revenge The Problem with Mirrors
What Mirrors Do
true mirror non-reversing mirrors
Mirror Image
Left-right Reversal in a Mirror
Some Reflections on the Mirror Problem
Features - Math Chat Mirrors and Roadways
New Scientist The Last Word Science Questions and Answers
The Mirror Scene

Metric Ruler

Quarks to Quasars, Powers of Ten
Molecular Expressions Science, Optics and You - Powers Of 10 Interactive Java Tutorial
Cosmic View The Universe in 40 Jumps - by Kees Boeke
California Academy of Scienes - Powers of Ten

Metric prefixes (Henry Spencer)
Metric Prefixes
Math Forum Teacher2Teacher - Q&A #1609
Niel Brandt's Home Page
Niel Brandt's Timelines and Scales of Measurement Page
Orders of magnitude Length
Astronomical Scales--Mathematics-Astronomy-Space Science lesson plan (grades 9-12)
Data Powers of Ten
Scale Powers of Ten
Binary Powers of Ten (10)
Petabyte Disk Drives in Seven Years--What Does That Mean for You 2-22-03

Mars Close Encounter

Mars at Its All-Time Finest
Close encounters with Mars
Mars Makes Closest Approach Nearly 60,000 Years
Reuters - Soothsayers See Doom, Gloom in Closeness of Mars
Sky and Telescope - A Mars Record for the Ages
International MarsWatch
The Planet that Won't Go Away
MSSS Mars Image Directory
The Nine Planets
The Great Mars Opposition 28.08.2003 - When it happens
Martian Soil - Daily news on the Planet Mars
Mars the Mysterious
Mars Viewing Events, 2003- Cranbrook Institute of Science
Close Encounters of the Martian Kind Mars Opposition 2003, Why will Mars appear so large this opposition
Mars Oppositions
Mars 2003
JPL Solar System - Features - Spotlight Mars Moves in for Some Quality Visual Time
Mars Opposition 2003
Sky and Telescope - Mars The Show Continues
Celestial Delights Mars 2003 The View from Earth
Mars-Earth Opposition Makes History Red Planet Closer than in Nearly 60,000 Years

Males come first

Ecology Floral display, pollinator discrimination, and female reproductive success in two monoecious Begonia species.
Pollination Problems of Vegetables
Wayne's World - Plant Sexuality
Titan Arum
Plant Sex
Genetics for Seed Savers - Index
WSU Ask Dr. Universe The BIG Questions

Light Switch

HandymanWire - Wiring a 3-way or 4-way switch
Howstuffworks How Three-Way Switches Work
Tutorial 3-Way Switches and 4-Way Switches
4-way switch circuit stills

Lacrosse Sticks - The History of America's First Team Sport - Lacrosse
How Things Work Seesaws
Lacrosse Stick Tech Workshop - Q&A
Chumash Myths and Stories
Encyclopedia of North American Indians - - Lacrosse
Exploratorium - Science of Hockey
Activity Workshop - Lacrosse Basics

Hurricane Season - Hurricanes The Eye of the Storm (Flash)
National Hurricane Center - Tropical Prediction Center
Hunting Prehistoric Hurricanes Science News Online, May 20, 2000
Equinox Autumnal
Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy Misconceptions
Times Solstices & Equinoxes 1992-2005
The Weather Doctor Almanac 2003 The Wheel Of The Year
The Straight Dope Can you stand eggs on end at the vernal equinox and at no other time
Equinox Vernal
NASA - What's Driving Hurricane Isabel
APOD 2003 September 16 - Hurricane Isabel Approaches
APOD 2003 September 23 - Egging On the Autumnal Equinox

Hairy Leaves

Favorite Plant in the Rain
Do plants absorb water thru their leaves
Bromeliad Biota - Mosquitoes - The Bromeliads
The Still Laboratory Research - Channel Islands
FogQuest - About
TB Stumper Answers 18 October 2002 - Water Stress
the cactus project

Five Sunday February

Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math
TB Stumper Answers 12 November 1999
TB Stumper Answers 13 Nov 98
Google Search five sunday february


More on Voting and Elections
J. Patrick Gunning - Understanding Democracy
Voter's Paradox
AMS - Voting and Elections Introduction
Election Selection Science News Online, Nov. 2, 2002
Science News Online, Ivars Peterson's MathTrek (10-31-98) How to Fix an Election
Center for Voting and Democracy - CVD
Howstuffworks How do caucuses work
Your Vote Matters
Voter Registration and Turnout 2000
Voting patterns in America
Voting and Registration in the Election of November 2000 [pdf]
Votes cast chart
PBS I, Cringely . Archived Column


USGS Earthquake Hazards Program-Latest Earthquakes
World-Wide Earthquake Locator Magnitude Comparisons
UPI - Commentary Co-existing in California
Geotimes - December 2003 - Unnecessary Devastation in Iran
Iran's quake Nothing 'natural' about this disaster
EO Newsroom New Images - Earthquake near San Simeon, California
California Seismic Safety Commission
M 6.5, San Simeon
CISN report
Virtual Courseware Earthquake Home
Earthquake Intensity
The Mercalli Intensity Scale
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program- Iran
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program-FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
Report of Bam Earthquake
Bam (SE Iran) earthquake of 26 December 2003, Mw6.5 A Preliminary Reconnaissance Report
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program Earthquake Facts and Statistics

Dirty Lens

KODAK CANADA Guide to Better Pictures
Dirty Lens
Cleaning photographic camera lenses
Vitreous Detachment
HotWired Synapse - HotSeat
The Doors of Perception - Wikipedia
Sky Publishing - Caring for Optics
Cleaning Microscope Lens (pdf)
EF Lens Cleaning
Lens Cleaning
Dust mite in Camera Lens
First, Do No Harm Is Not in the Hippocratic Oath

Computer Virus

Seattle Post-Intelligencer AP - High-Tech
BBC NEWS Technology Q&A The Mydoom virus
MyDoom virus declared worst ever CNET
What You Should Know About the Mydoom Worm Variants Mydoom.A and Mydoom.B
MyDoom Virus, Kazaa and the Dangers of Peer-to-Peer
Howstuffworks How Computer Viruses Work
Howstuffworks How do viruses and worms spread in e-mail
Symantec Worldwide Home Page
CERT Coordination Center
Network Overview --- Internet Traffic Report
The German Virus Construction Set GVCS
Welcome to US-CERT
ZDNet UK - Comment - Why MyDoom has spread so fast
ZDNet Printer Friendly - Clues point to single MyDoom culprit
Words Woe and Wonder
Virus - Wikipedia
Computer virus - Wikipedia
Experiments with Computer Viruses
Computer Virus-Antivirus Resources - Protect Against Worms, Trojans, and Malicious Code
Home PC Firewall Guide Index
Basics of Exponential Growth
F-Secure Computer Virus Information Pages Doomjuice
MGW32.Novarg.A@mm Removal Tool 1.05.0

Chicken and Egg

Re What came first, the chicken or the egg
Howstuffworks Which came first, the chicken or the egg
The chicken or the egg - Wikipedia
Chickscope 1.5 Explore Embryology
ARN Board Chicken and egg - is it really THAT easy
Chicken and Egg
Sorites Paradox
Roy Sorensen Papers Online
The Cosmic Egg and Total Solar Eclipses
The Straight Dope Which came first, the chicken or the egg
HotAIR - Which Came First — The Chicken Or the Egg
Google Search chicken egg
Chicken And Egg Dilemma
Which Came First, the Chicken or the Egg
Penn Jillette - Which Came First, the Chicken or the Egg
Word Detective - Time Travel in the Wink of an Eye
Birds » Wild Birds » Chicken - Red Jungle Fowl Main Page
Book Review The Chicken Book - UPC Fall 2000 Poultry Press

Beautiful Mushrooms

Convergent Evolution (pdf)
Fungus Flowers
Spore dispersal of Dictyophora fungi (Phallaceae) by flies - Ecol Res, Vol 13, Issue 1, pp. 7-15 (Abstract)
Mycophagy Text
University of Sydney - Fungi course
MUSHROOMS and MANKIND (Cosmic Jimmy)
Santa and the Mushroom
Amanita & Xmas (Cosmic Jimmy)
The psychedelic secrets of Santa Claus
Shell Economist - Interview with a Fungus
Earth sows its seeds in space Life could be leaking out all over the cosmos.

Autumn Light

Equinox Autumnal
The Equinox - A Time of Change and Challenge
NRICH Mathematics Enrichment Club (104.html)
UKWeatherWorld Meteorological Questions & Reference light evenings
Star Stuff
M106 F95 Project 1
Calculating Sunrise and Sunset by Thom Hogan
Sunrise-sunset and solar position calculator for Excel
Sundials - Discovery
Equation of Time Graph
Grok Solar Calculator Usage Information.
SciVis Project - Charting Seasonal Changes
Earth's Seasons, etc. 1992-2020

Alice Big and Small

JBS Haldane - On Being the Right Size
The Big Cool Chicken Section 1.1
ClassicNotes Alice in Wonderland Main Themes
Shapes of Nature - Scale & Growth
Variable Size-Scale Adventures in Class
Film The appliance of science
The Catalyst - Breaking the Looking-Glass
IMDb Boards Lord of the Rings The Return of the King, The (2003)

Soap Suds Research
Suds in Space
Tap Room The Physics of Beer Foam
Soap Chemistry
Bubble Town, soap bubble fun and magic - Bubble Engineering
SDA Kid's Corner - Bubbles
The Strange Physics of Foam
Hard-to-swallow tale of beer antibubbles
Straight Dope Staff Report What's the difference between hard water and soft water
Soap Bubbles
Soapflow Outline
The Bubblesphere
Soapmaking free soap recipes & directions.
Soft Water Experiment

Stumper History and Philosophy

Meffert's Puzzles and novelties - 3d puzzle sales, solutions, & contests
Mathematical games

Wilting Leaves

Georgia FACES
Wilting Tomatoes
Water saving tips for yard and garden
Too much water can make tomatoes wilt
How do large trees, such as redwoods, get water from
TB Stumper Answers 18 October 2002 - Water Stress
How to Identify Water Efficient Plants
CalPoly - Other Abiotic Problems
American Journal of Botany, 80, 4, April, 1993
Transport in Plants
Water-Wise Gardening Science

Stumper Ideas

Argentine Ants

UCSD - argentine ants and horned lizards
Science -- Abstracts Holway et al. 282 (5390) 949
PNAS -- Tsutsui et al. 97 (11) 5948
Giraud et al., 10.1073-pnas.092694199
European Union for Ants Supercolony reigns from Italy to Portugal Science News Online, April 20, 2002


The Complete Anguish Languish Site
Speech Recognition Follies


Honda's and Semi's


Independent Media Center - webcast news
Will the 2004 Election be Stolen With Electronic Voting Machines An Interview with Bev Harris, Who Has Done the Groundbreaking
Black Box Voting Ballot - Tampering in the 21st Century
Center for Voting and Democracy - CVD
Ballot Access News index
PBS I, Cringely . Archived Column


The Straight Dope If a chicken and a half can lay an egg and a half in a day and a half, how many hens to lay six eggs in six
The Straight Dope How can a hen sit on an egg without scrambling it
The Straight Dope Why can't you buy turkey eggs in stores
Straight Dope Staff Report What's the difference between white eggs and brown eggs
The Straight Dope Which end of the egg comes out of the chicken first
Egg Drop Soup

Human Genome

The Fruit Fly in You
Science & Technology at Scientific Ask the Experts Biology What does the fact that we share 95 percent of our g
Science & Technology at Scientific Ask the Experts Biology How closely related are humans to apes and other ani

Glass from Space
Mapping the Big Bang
The First E-Mail Message
SendaFriend Presents Mind Benders
Face Recognition software
Face Recognition software (2)
A Cautionary Tale for a New Age of Surveillance
Where Lightning Strikes
In Search of E.T.'s Breath
Imaging the Imagined Tensegrity Structures
The Physics of Sandcastles
The Odds of That
Surfing a Black Hole (ESO Press Release 17-02)
Galactic Center Research at MPE
l337 - hacker leet speak links
Space Station Science Picture of the Day The Physics of Space Gardens
Kevinacci Online Fibonacci Number Magic!
Traffic Waves, physics for bored commuters
Fido Puzzle
Heron Rectangle Problem - Ken's POTW 960820
How Much Information (2003)
Measure The Speed of Light With Chocolate and a Microwave - Printer Friendly
Car Talk Puzzler Answer A 52 Card Conundrum
A Chilling Possibility
James Cook and the Transit of Venus

Opinion Polls

Question of the Week
Robert Niles' Journalism Help Statistics Every Writer Should Know
Ask the Experts - How can a poll of only 1,004 Americans represent
Sampling Error
A note on sampling error
American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR)
Who's ahead in the polls It's Kerry! No, wait, Bush!
About Washington Post Polls
NCPP - National Council on Public Polls
Harris Interactive The Harris Poll - Bush’s Convention Bounce Vanishes as Race Tightens
Harris Interactive
American Statistical Association
A Random Walk

Outlaw Bears
Nonfatal Motor-Vehicle Animal Crash--Related Injuries --- United States, 2001--2002

Mix Paint

Entropy Revisited (pdf)
Entropy Is Simple...If You Avoid The Briar Patches!
Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics
Nonlinear Science FAQ


Customize Links
Free Hotmail
Free AOL & Unlimited Internet
Jasc Software Home Page
Jasc Software Support

Music & Video


Internet Film Community -- independent free film showcase! Your Internet VCR
Welcome to MovieFlix - Someday we'll all watch movies this way...
EarthCam - Webcam Network
Video Detective - streaming previews!
NASA TV - Live 24-7 broadcast of the NASA Select TV Channel - Brought to you by United Space Alliance
Internet Archive Movie Collection

Radio Catalogs Music Stations
Radio Station Guide --
Radio Station Guide
WebRadio.Com - Streaming Media on the Internet
Whats On Web Radio
Mike's Radio World Shortwave Radio Stations

Software and Plugins

Welcome to's New Website!

Radio (music)

Bebop Radio - 100% Jazz Vocals!
Antenna Internet Radio
Fat Free Radio BETA 2.3
Fiddle Tunes of the Old Frontier
KCSB webcast
KPIG Radio Online - Listen
Mappings - contemporary classical and improvised music with Herb Levy
South Australian Folk Centre Online Folk Music
The Green Witch Internet Radio
The Scritchy and Scratchy Show . . . An Alternative Free Form Radio Mix Show in Real Audio, dedicated to saving the history of
Welcome to Trance Invasion ( )
WUMB-FM Online - your source for music
KUNM 89.9 FM { public radio, Albuquerque, NM }
Max Hunter Folk Song Collection Performances

Radio (other) Crime, Justice, Safety
Great American Speeches Speech Archives
Hobo radio Show, National Hobo Association
Living On Earth NPR's Environmental News Show
LOC Collections The Source for Free MP3 Literature
Radio and Audio Drama Virtually American-Premiere Audio and Radio Theater
Science Friday Online! Audio
___U B U W E B___V I S U A L , C O N C R E T E + S O U N D___P O E T R Y___
Prospect - Selected Features - site seeing
CrossFade (SFMOMA)
NegativLand OTE Live Radio
The LodesTone Catalog


ALGORITHMIC MUSIC_ The Sound of Mathematics
Band In A Box stuff
CA Music Algorithm
MusiNum - The Music in the Numbers
Isle Ex_ Transmusic_ Cellular Automata Music


Doc's Selected Mids
Günter Nagler's midi utilities
MIDI Technical Fanatic's Brainwashing Center
Index of _Music_Midi_DrumPatterns
Primeline Chemical Systems Midi Library
Sound Canvas Users Group (SCUG)
Standard MIDI Files on the Net
SYNTH ZONE - Midi resources & synthesizer sounds list
Synth-diy archive
Groove Archive
Zappa MIDI Page
MIDI Knob Box (DIY)
WWW.DANCETECH.COM - Dance music technology.. synth, midi, sample, drums, music software, PC, hard disk recording, megasite !!
Computer Music
K-v-R - VSTi Resources


Home Recording dot com - Learn how to record and mix your own music tapes, CDs, MP3s on digital, computer, or cassette tape! webzines music production home page


Top 100 Guitar Sites

SoundFonts & Samples

Vienna Sampler Software The AWE 64's Well-Kept Secret
Soeren Bovbjergs Piano Soundfonts
SoundFont Central
The Sound Site
Soundfont Website Links
HYBRID (front door)
Listing of directory -FILES-soundfonts-Soundfonts Compressed
Personal Copy Home Page  - Samples - Loops - Midi - Synthesizers - Vst Instruments - Software - Plug Ins - Pro Audio
GeneralUser SoundFont Index

News and Info

Music Player Network The Musicians Community


Perfect Pitch Museum
Theory and Techniques of Electronic Music

Live Concerts & Festivals

The Strawberry Music Festival

MP3 Downloads

William Gibson aleph - Neuromancer audio book
Music on Mars Download and Comment Site - Welcome

VST Plugins - VST Plug-Ins
Sounduser - Free VST Plugins

P2P Clients and News - Gnutella-Napster-Freenet-Information free mp3 downloads online cd jukebox MP3 music greeting cards
iMesh-Sharing the world The Beginning of a New Era the leader in lossless digital audio distribution on the internet Main Page
AfterNapster - The Beat Goes On


Csound Manual
CsoundAV by G.Maldonado
Alternative Csound Reference Manual

Welcome to CDDB!
Comprehenvise TV Production Course - Contents



The All BASIC Code Home Page (US)
The All BASIC Code Home Page (Canada)
The All BASIC Code Home Page (Netherlands)
All BASIC Code (ABC) Source code Archive
ATTAP - VB links
Basmark Corporation - Basmark QuickBASIC Compiler
Carl & Gary's Visual Basic Home Page
Connor's Qbasic Links
Gary Beene's VB World Complete File List
Home of the Basic Gurus
Mabry Software Controls - Sample Download
MIDI Utilities and VB Code
The Programmer' Corner Archive Basic Language
The Offical BASIC Ring
Sky and Telescope -- BASIC programs--Alphabetic Listing
VBBBN Archive Zone
VB Online
VB Tips & Tricks
Wild Web of Visual Basic!
visual basic, vb, active server pages (ASP),java, javscript,c, c++, c__ , vbscript,source code, programs, routines, and files
DarkBASIC - The ULTIMATE Game Creator! - The ULTIMATE 3D Game Creator
All Basis Code Archive
QB45 and PDS download
DirectX4VB.Com - All You Need For Multimedia Visual Basic Programming

CGI Stuff

Apache Project
The CGI Resource Index _ Homepage
Fluid Dynamics (CGI)
MicroWeb (html --_ CD with cgi)
Clueless Lou's CGI-Perl Help
Introduction to Apache
PhpWebGallery presentation


DR. HTML Single page Validation
Elsop's Webmaster Resource Center
EONS.COM - FREE Online Tools for Webmasters
HTML Tag Reference
NetMechanic Find Broken Links - Link Validation
NetMechanic HTML Validation - Find Syntax Errors
Web Site Garage
Web-Tech Validation Service
Web-Tech W3C Validation Service
Mulder's Stylesheets Tutorial Jakob Nielsen's site (Usable Information Technology)
Web Techniques
Lissa Explains it All HTML Help for Kids
Sizzling HTML Jalfrezi - HTML by Example
HTML 4.01 Reference CSS layout techniques
CSS Code Assembler
Free Free Web Templates, Flash Movies, and 25,000+ Graphics!
-^- Open Source Web Design - -- Home
CSS Creator
RGB html color code, hex colour code for registered color name
ColorBrewer - Selecting Good Color Schemes for Maps


ActiveState Tool Corp. - ActivePerl - Perl as a First Language - Interface to Gd Graphics Library


Developing Geographic Services on the World Wide Web
keng-pin chang The Design of A Web-based Geographic Information System for Community Participation
Spatial Databases, Spatial Data Mining - Kris Koperski's Home Page


Website Abstraction General JavaScript Tutorials
Cut-N-Paste JavaScript - The Definitive JavaScript Resource JavaScript Tutorials and Free Java Scripts
The JavaScript Source - Cut & Paste JavaScript Library
Javascript Examples from Class
OpenLoop JavaScript Tutorial
Doc JavaScript - JavaScript Tutorials, JavaScript Tips, and JavaScript Tools
FREE javascripts
DHTMLShock - Free DHTML and JavaScript to electrify your website.
The Dynamic Duo - Cross-Browser DHTML
JavaScript FAQ Knowledge Base The IT Industry Portal
Javascript Games! Online games, completely free to play!
FAQTs - Knowledge Base - FAQTS Computers Programming Languages JavaScript Forms TextAreas-TextFields


Macromedia - Flash TechNotes Web sites devoted to Macromedia Flash and Flash Developers
Flash Kit Tutorials Home
Windows Noises


WDVL Build Your Own Database Driven Website Using PHP & MySQL
Your First Database (tutorial)
BlazingDot -- Webhosting, Programming & Design
SciBit (Mascon mysql-access frontend)
PostgreSQL Incorporated
A Gentle Introduction to SQL (tutorial)
WebmasterBase - (tutorials)
Geek Girls Database Tutorials
DevShed - The Open Source Web Development Site
PHP Builder

Bob Stout's SNIPPETS
FreeCode, Free Internet Source Code
Free Compilers and Interpreters
Garbo Win Icon Archive
The Programmer Of The Month (POTM) Page
The Source Site ©1997
Wotsit's File Format Collection
ImageMagick - Image Processing and Display Package
Web Developer's Virtual Library Encyclopedia of Web Design Tutorials, Articles and Discussions
D e v G u r u - A Developer's Resource
WDVL Cascading Style Sheets
The Gifted Minds Web site. Create games and multimedia software with Adventure Maker!
A Programmers Heaven - Where programmers go!
O'Reilly Network's ONLamp
Color combinations and hexadecimal color-pickers for web design. - demo archive
DelphiForFun Home
BlueJ - Teaching Java - Learning Java

Science and Natural History

Natural History

Flora Links

BONAP_MIP Botanical Checklist Search
Brousseau California Flora Pictures
California Native Plant Society
Calif. Oak Disease and Arthropod (CODA) database
CalFlora Database (TAMU)
CalFlora Custom Query
CalFlora - Map of all species by county
CalFlora - SB County species (list)
CalPhotos_ California Plants & Habitats
CERES_ Maps etc. for Santa_Barbara County
CNPS California Vegetation Types
Howie Brounstein's Home Page
Jepson Herbarium, search page
Michael Moore - SW Botanical Medicine
Oaks 'N Folks Newsletter
PLANTS National Database query
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Search California Environmental Documents
So. Calif. Natural History
TAMU Flowering Plant Gateway (families)
TreeLink -- Links_ California Resources
Trees of California
UC Berkeley Digital Library Project
UC Integrated Hardwood Range Management Program
UCSB-Santa Barbara County Oak Restoration Project
Vascular Plant Family Links
Web Links_ Trees and Forests
Wetland Flora Species Key
Wetland Flora_ glossary
HerbMed - evidence-based herbal database
Woods of the World
Native Grass Bare-root seedling b-w images (Elymus and Poa) 136 K.
The Natural History of the San Gabriel Mountains
Vascular Plant Families, UH Botany

Floras and Lists

Catalina Plants
Flora of North America (FNA)
The Flora of the Santa Monica Mountains
A Species List for Elkhorn Slough and Adjacent Uplands
Vascular Plants at Henry W. Coe State Park
Silvics Manual Volume 1-Conifers and 2-Hardwoods
CAS California Wildflowers
IOPI Database of Plant Databases
Thomas Schoepke Plant Image Gallery
Programs for Interactive Identification
Field Biology Software Taxonomy 1
SelecTree A tree selection guide
BONAP-MIP Botanical Checklist of North America Browser
TreeGuide Inc.
Wildflowers of Southern California
Missouri flora web page

Flora notes


CFIA-PHEWS Unknown Disease Killing Oaks in California.
tanoak dieback and mortality
Why are the tan oaks dying
Native oaks threatened
The News-Times National News - Beetles and fungus killing off California's oaks
Oak and tanoak mortality

Poison Oak

Poison Ivy, Oak, and Sumac Cures and Treatments (


Pest Management & Identification - Select a Pest of Home and Landscape
NeoFlora - The World's Largest Plant Database!
UConn Plant Database
Native Seeds-SEARCH - Southwestern Endangered Aridlands Resources Clearinghouse
GreenDealer frameset
Burpee Seeds & Plants­ America's favorite gardening resource
The Pepper Store - Hot Pepper Seed Catalog Chili Home and Garden

SB natural history

ACORN_ The Alliance to Save Oak Resources Now
Calif. Department of Conservation
CDEC California Monthly Precipitation (by river basin)
COLAB's Conservation Quarterly
Los Padres Forest Service
Las Padres Heritage Site list (by forest)
Los Padres Interpretive Association (LPIA)
Ride of the Week Mountain Bike Club
Santa Barbara Earthquake History
Santa Barbara Outdoors by Ray Ford
Santa Barbara Water Education Home Page
The Santa Barbara Wildlife Care Network
Sedgwick Mammals
Sedgwick Reserve
The Virtual traveler by Ray Ford
Wetlands of the Central and Southern California Coast and Coastal Watersheds
Hastings Reservation
Coast & Ocean Winter 1999-2000-Coastal Bestiary
Carpinteria Salt Marsh Reserve
UCSB Museum of Systematics and Ecology
Welcome to Los Padres National Forest
Welcome to Santa Barbara Hikes - Great Day Hiking Trails


Herbacide Info

unrest grows in mendocino
Welcome to Roundup - homepage
Will Genetic Engineering in Food Cost Your Children their Soul Force.
Roundup Contains Acutely Toxic Chemical Elements Such as Glyphosate
Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refure - Herbicide Analysis

CalEPPC_ California Exotic Pest Plant Council
California Restoration Entities
CalWeed Database
Harmful Non-Native Species_ Issues for Congress
INVADERS - exotic database
TNC Wildland Weeds Management & Research page
Yellow Star Thistle Virtual Reality Panorama
Southeast Exotic Pest Plant Council
Invasive Species Home Page
Nonindigenous Aquatic Species
ISU Weed Science Online - Weed Management Resources
National Invasive Species Council
Noxious Times Noxious Invasive Weed Newsletter
Plant Conservation Alliance - Alien Plant Working Group
National Management Plan -- Meeting the Invasive Species Challenge
GISP's Global Invasive Species Database
Welcome to the INVADERS Database system
PBS - Scientific American FrontiersAlien InvasionIndex

Desert Links

Desert Life in the American Southwest - DesertUSA
The Arid Lands Newsletter Home Page
One World Journeys The Sonoran Desert - 5000 Square Miles of Silence
Mojave Desert Ecosystem Program
Animal Species Lists, Distribution Maps and Photos
Darwin, Inyo County, California, near Death Valley.
Dryland environments (ALN 52)


Core Historical Literature of Agriculture

Sound Recording

Birds, etc

bird songs
Bird Sounds Digitally Recorded


The Sound Professionals
Core Sound
STITH RECORDING - parabolic microphones, cassette recorders, headphones, digital audio tape, bird song recording equipment, wil
Saul Mineroff Electronics Nature Division Homepage
Minidisc Community Portal

Sound Analysis Software for Bioacoustics
Naturesongs Digital Recordings from Nature!
Macaulay Library of Natural Sounds
NatureSound Studio - Lang Elliott
Yahoo! Groups naturerecordists
Audio Discussion Home Page
Bioacoustics Research Program (BRP)
EarthEar Home Page
Nature Recordists' Binary File Area
Wild Sanctuary, Inc.
World Forum for Acoustic-Ecology (WFAE) - Audio Forums for PC and Macintosh digital audio hardware and software

Pilostyles An Amazing Wildflower

Earth Science


Calendar Links

Astronomical Calendar homepage
Ecclesiastical Calendar_ Enter a Year...
The Calendar FAQ
Calendar Trivia
The Calendar Zone -- Bringing Order to Calendrical Chaos!
Calendars through the Ages
Astronomical Time Keeping
Calendars through the Ages - Home
Doomsday Algorithm for Day of Week
About Daylight Saving Time - History, rationale, laws & dates


Approximate astronomical positions
Computing planetary positions
Earth and Moon Viewer
GSOC Satellite Predictions - Start Page
Lunar Perigee and Apogee Calculator
Near-Real-Time Map of Solar Zenith Angles
USNO Data Services
Heavens-Above Main Page
CelesTrak (satellite TLEs)
Liftoff Home (JTrack and JPass)
The Astronomical Almanac Online

The Night Sky

Abrams Planetarium - Skywatcher's Diary
Earth and Moon Viewer
Farmer's Almanac Heavenly Details
SpiritWeb MoonCalendar
Solar System Simulator
Heavens-Above Main Page
J-Pass 2.0 Satellite Finder
J-Track Satellite Tracking
Sundials - Shadows Software
Solar System Live (Orrery)
Earth View (SB)
SatPasses - Satellite Passes Over North American Cities
Your Sky
An Atlas of The Universe
Welcome to the Virtual Sky!
CalSKY Astronomical and Space Calendar
Cosmic Distance Scales


The Invention of the Marine Chronometer - Home Page
Latitude_ The Art and Science of Fifteenth-Century Navigation


Astronomy Picture of the Day
GOES Hot Stuff picture archive
STScI_HST Public Information
The Movie Loft
Blue Marble 2000
NSSDC Photo Gallery
Astronomy Picture of the Day Archive
HubbleSite - New Views of the Universe

Theory and Explanations

Astronomy 109N
Astronomy 161_ The Solar System
Celestial Navigation_ Intro
The Heavens Above
Planetary Studies Foundation_ Astronomy, Meteorites, Mars
Astronomy On-Line Measuring the Distance to the Sun
Views of the Solar System
AS 2001 Positional Astronomy - index
Orbital Motion
Cosmic View The Universe in 40 Jumps - by Kees Boeke
Gut Ottewell - The Thousand-Yard Model
A Solar System Scale Model Meta Page
Build a Solar System
Infrared Astronomy (IPAC Educational Outreach)


Science@NASA - Science.Nasa.Gov
Sky and Telescope Magazine -- Home Page


Softwarové odkazy
Master Frame - Home Page
Planetarium Software
Starry Night Downloads
Solar System Simulator
WXtrack - predicts satellite positions and ground path images - from David Taylor, Edinburgh
Celestia A 3D Space Simulator
ASG Astronomical Catalogues
Cartes du Ciel Sky Charts - Astronomy Software AstroSoft Freeware, Shareware and Commercial. News, Downloads, Reviews, FAQ, Forums...

Space Exploration, NASA etc

Galileo Project Home
Galileo 1_45 Scale Model
NASA Homepage
Near Earth Object Program
Multiwavelength Milky Way
Introduction to Windows to the Universe
ESA - ESTEC (Europaen Space Agency) space news, games, entertainment and science fiction
Visual Satellite Observer's Home Page
2001 Mars Odyssey Home Page
NASA TV - Live 24-7 broadcast of the NASA Select TV Channel - Brought to you by United Space Alliance

Mars Rover

Mars Rover Mission Blog
JPL - Mars Exploration Rovers
Mars Exploration Rover Mission Home
Digital Secrets How Spirit Makes Great Photos
Welcome to MarsQuest Online!
maestro - Maestro Updates

Bite-Sized Astronomy of the Week
Doug's Web Page -- The Inner Planets
Eric's Treasure Trove of Astronomy
Interactive Astronomy Pages
Regulus! The Astronomy Newsletter
Under the Western Sky... - Astronomy and More for the Western U.S.
SETI@home Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence at Home
SETI Institute Online
The night sky in the World
SpaceWander Roundtrip First Class
Astrobiology Magazine

Maps and GIS

GIS Software & Info

CalFlora- GIS Viewer version 3.0
DLGV32 DLG-O Viewing Software
ESRI - The GIS Software Leader
SkyLine Software Systems A Complete 3D Terrain Visualization System
GeoCommunity - The Source for GIS Data, News, Software, Discussion & Fun
USGS Digital Maps, Books, Data, and Software!
Landscape Visualization by Geomantics
GeoVISTA Studio Project
Map Viewers and free GIS
Global Mapper
Terragen tutorial
3Dem - Terrain Visualization and Flyby Animation
Virtual Terrain Project
GRASS GIS Homepage
DEM Tutorial (for Terragen)

GIS Data

DEMs of California, with tutorial
USGS Elevation Database from Purdue
GIS Data Depot - Free GIS Data
3DEM Downloads
7.5 minute DEM Index Map
California 7.5 Minute DEMs
USGS 11,000,000 Index Map
GTOPO30 - Global Topographic Data
Federal Geographic Data Committee
Central Coast Joint Data Commitee (CCJDC)
UCLA GIS Database and Map Server
USGS Quads (commercial)
California Spatial Information Library - DRG Data
Finding DEMs (3DEM site)

National Atlas of the United States of America
TopoZone - The Web's Topographic Map
GLOBE Visualization Home Page
EnviroMapper--Mapping environmental information is just a click away
Maps @
Geography Network
California maps from Omni Resources
Tiger Map Server Browser
TerraServer - San Marcos Pass
Welcome to Maptech Mapserver! View Free Topographic Maps and NOAA Nautical Charts on Maptech Mapserver
EarthCam - Webcam Network
Online Map Creation
NASA's Visible Earth
Pandromeda Home
Cornell's Geoscience Information System pages
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
GeoVISTA Studio Project
the Degree Confluence Project
MCMC (USGS maps)
MapLink (Santa Barbara)
Cornell Interactive Mapping and Analysis Tools ...
Virtual Terrain Project


California Geology

California Division of Mines and Geology
Collecting Fossils in California
Dibblee Foundation Home Page
Owens Valley Guidebook
Natural Hot Springs of California
Southern California Earthquake Center
Tertiary marine bivalves of California
The Ventura Gem and Mineral Society, Inc.
Eric's Fossil Photos And Field Trips
UC Berkeley Museum of Paleontology
California Earthquake Museum- earthquakes, seismic info, quakes
California Coastal Records Project

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
USGS Pasadena Earthquake
USGS Latest Earthquake Information
The Geo-Images Project Home Page
Kummel Library (Harvard)
Omni Resources - Maps & Geology Supplies
Planet Earth Textbook
Frank Potter's Science Gems - Earth Science II
Rockhounds Information Page
The NASA-JPL Imaging Radar Home Page
Geology 101, Winter 2001
Geology by Lightplane
Utah Geological Survey
Live Internet Seismic Server
Plate tectonics animations


EPA's Surf Your Watershed
Glossary of Hydrologic Terms (NOAA)
The Learning Web at the U.S. Geological Survey
NDWP Water Words Dictionary Index
USGS Water Resources Education Resources
Water Science for Schools
WaterShare, U.S.B.R. Virtual Water Conservation Center
Watershed Management List of Significant Terminology for watershed, hydrology, native american
Los Angeles River Connection
Office of Water Reference Library
H2O - The Mystery, Art, and Science of Water
DWR California Water Page
The World's Water - Title
Welcome to The Remarkable Ocean World
Water Resources Center Archives Home Page
Aquatic Ecology Page
The World's Water - Water Conflict Chronology - Introduction
Santa Barbara City Government - Public Works, Water Resources
USGS Water Resources Data of the United States
EPA's Office of Water Homepage
Surf Your Watershed -- Watershed Information -- Santa Ynez -- 18060010
Watershed Academy Web
Water Science for Schools USGS water information
The Hydrologic Cycle online meteorology guide
The New York Times International Special - Running Dry
My Water Supply - documenting drinking water worldwide
Experiments on Surface Phenomena and Colloids
water on the web - student
Bell LIVE The Watershed Game
Dihydrogen Monoxide Research Division - dihydrogen monoxide info
Hydrogen Hydroxide Now More Than Ever!

Weather, Surf, Tides

Ocean Conditions

Catalina Internet Services_ Tidal Information Page
NOAA, Our Restless Tides, Explanation of Astronomical Factors, Tides and Tidal Currents
NOAA, Tide Predictions at U.S. Reference Stations
Scripps Surf Report
TBONE Tide Predictor for Rincon Island

Santa Barbara

Current Weather Conditions - Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Airport
Los Angeles Weather - NWS
National Weather Service _ LA
Santa Barbara Weather Links
Santa Barbara Weather
NWSLA Los Angeles-Oxnard Forecast Page
NRL Monterey EPAC Westcoast Products
NRL Monterey Weather Satellite Products, Images & Movies

Current Weather Maps_Movies
EarthWatch Weather On Demand-SkyWatch
PSC Weather Center
The Weather Channel - Glossary
The Weather Channel - Home Page
The Weather Channel - The Weather Classroom Viewing Schedule
The Weather Channel - Weather Maps
Weather Information Superhighway
Weather Photography
WW2010 (the weather world 2010 project)_
Americas Weather Weather for North America
US Forest Service Atmospheric Disturbance Climatology
Rainfall Maps
NASA online VLF receiver
Global Warming Early Warning Signs
Storm Track news page
Dale's Weather Satellite Station


Ocean Futures Online
Index of -geol109
Catalina Island Camps

Climate History

Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN)
Climate History
Global land environments during the last 130,000 years
PaleoMap Home Page
Drought A Paleo Perspective -- Home Page
PFR Genus Directory
The Paleogeographic Atlas Project, University of Chicago, Global Paleogeography, Paleobotany, Paleoclimates
Center for Climatic Research
Climate Timeline Tool

Time Lines

UCMP Web Time Machine
Steve's place- Geological timeline.
Geologic Timelines
Etymology of geological time units
Geologic Time - Enchanted Learning Software
NOVA Online The Missing Link A Brief History of Life PBS
Higher Organisms


Fringe Science

The Anomalist Site
Fortean Times Online
Science Frontiers Digest of Scientific Anomalies
Journal of Theoretics
Ghost Web of IGHS (International Ghost Hunters Society)
Sacred Geometry
Anomalies Article Spontaneous Human Combustion
Holistic Health Yellow Pages and Supersite
CSICOP On-line Scientifically Investigating Paranormal and Fringe Science Claims
The alchemy web site and virtual library
Sympathetic Vibratory Physics - John W. Keely's Sacred Science.

Experiments, Demos, Lessons

Dinner-table science
Exploratorium Science Snacks
EXPLORIT SCIENCE CENTER, a hands-on museum in Davis, California.
General Chemistry Demonstrations
Lesson Plans
Reeko's Mad Scientist Lab
Science Methods Activities and Demos
Sprott Physics Demonstrations - Introduction
Bizarre Stuff You Can Make in Your Kitchen
Whelmers --
Bizarre control panel
Science Toys
Sundials on the Internet
Practikal Rocketry
Gee Whiz Science!
U.C. Berkeley Physics Lecture Demonstrations
Fun Science Gallery - Index
Slashdot The Most Beautiful Experiments in Physics
The Most Beautiful Experiment in Physics
Science Toys You Can Make
Fun Science Gallery - (impressive projects)
The Speed of Gravity


Bucky Fuller Institute
William H. Calvin's Books and Articles
Feynman Online!
UCR-CMP Eadweard Muybridge
A.K. Dewdney's Home Page
Dan Winter - SACRED GEOMETRY & Coherent Emotion
Stephen Hawking

Reference and News

BioTech's Life Science Dictionary
GARY WAYNER - Bookseller
MadSci Net_ Ask-A-Scientist (and more) on the WWW
NAP Reading Room
Peterson Online
SCIENCE, MATH _ For Native American Youth
Science News Online - The Weekly Newsmagazine of Science
Science Online
Society for Amateur Scientists
How Things Work
HighWire Press -- Free Online Full-text Articles
Eric's Treasure Troves of Science
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Scirus - Searching for Science
UniSci - Science News
Amateur Scientist Sites
EEVL the internet guide to engineering, mathematics and computing

Weird Science

Microwave Oven

Microwave Phenomenon Page
Physics in a Microwave Oven
Unwise Microwave Oven Experiments
WE-MAN!'s Funny Things To Do With Your Microwave Oven Page
A Few Wretched Little Amusements
ball lightning in microwave ovens
POWERLABS's Microwave Experiments Page!
Finding the Speed of Light with
How to build a Stable Plasmoid at one atmosphere.

Tesla Coils

The Arcstarter Page

Matchstick Rockets

Matchstick Rocket Website

Water Rockets

Water Rocket Index

Launching things

Anvil Firing
Backyard Ballistics
Spudgun Technology
Ron's Trebuchet FAQ
Average Joe Shmoe -- Home of the World Famous Potato Cannon! Jokes, Free Stuff, and Games
Backyard Artillery

Cool Robot Of The Week
Reeko's Mad Scientist Lab - Free Fun Educational Science Experiments for Kids & Children of all ages (Free science, astronomy,
Bizarre control panel
Paper Airplanes
Guide to Lock Picking
Information Unlimited - Science Projects, Electronics Kits, Lasers, Tesla Coils, High Voltage Engineering, Plans, Books, Parts, Drinking from the Tap
Engineering Magic
SXM Project
The Farnsworth Fusor Science Club
Measure The Speed of Light With Chocolate and a Microwave - Printer Friendly
Welcome to Dangerous Laboratories!
Sam Barros' PowerLabs!
Omniscience Futureneering
Altair - Exploring the Electromagnetic Spectrum
Hamster-Powered Night Light
Interesting High-speed Video Clips


Microscopy-UK Index Page
Yahoo! Clubs QX3
Molecular Expressions Microscopy Primer
Molecular Expressions Intel Play QX3 Computer Microscope


HotAIR - Rare and well-done tidbits from the Annals of Improbable Research
OXymoron Humour Archive Scientific Articles
Science Jokes
Science Made Stupid
Science Humor Webring
Museum Of Jurassic Technology


Online Conversion - Convert anything to anything else
A Dictionary of Measures, Units and Conversions

Lab Techniques and Safetly

BioChemLinks Lab Safety
The Frontier High School Science Lab
ATSDR - CERCLA Top 20 Hazardous Substances 2001
SIRI MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets) archive

Science Fair

Science Fair Handbook, Anthony D. Fredericks, Ed.D.
Physics Fair Projects
CMS - Science Fair 97
Science Projects
Pigments through the Ages - detailed pigment histories, recipes
Creation Science Fair 2001
Science Toys
Science Experiments on Environmental Education and Biology
The latest works (optical illusions)
Super Science Fair Projects

R&D projects



Science News for Kids Home Page

Frank Potter's Science Gems
Netsurfer Science Home Page
Northern Science by Alan Dick (DRAFT)
Popular Scxience mag - 50 Best of the Web
JoYS (Journal of Young Scientists)
Quarks to Quasars, Powers of Ten
Bad Human Factors Designs


Pitsco Home Page
Surplus Shed - Optical and Electronic Stuff
Educational Innovations
Alltronics - Wholesale Dealer Retail Surplus Electronics, Computer, Peripheral, Components
All Electronics Corp - Parts and Supplies-New and Surplus
MECI - Surplus Electronics & Hobbyist Store - Mendelson's Electronics Co., Inc.
Tower Hobbies - The World's Premier Supplier of Radio Control Models
Digi-Key Corporation Home Page
B.G. Micro
Edmund Scientific
Edmund Scientific - Scientifics Division
American Science & Surplus
WONDERMAGNET.COM - Neodymium magnets, etc.
Tri-Ess Sciences, Scientific Supply, Retail Chemicals, Special Effects, Special Make-up Effects

Life Science


Biolab Home Page
The Wandtafeln of Rudolph Leuckart
BBC Education Evolution homepage
Taxonomy on the Web
ALL Species Foundation


Plant Families

The Charms of Duckweed
The Eucalyptus of California
Angiosperm Phylogeny Website

Botanical Names Dictionary
Companion Plants Online Catalog
Garden Gate_ Roots of Botanical Names
Genus of the Week
IDB - Checklists and Floras
IDB - Vascular Plant Families
Internet Directory for Botany
Introduction to Vascular Plant Systematics
Native American Herbal, Plant Knowledge
Scott's Botanical Links
SDSU Floristic Biodiversity (images)
Study Web Botany links
Weed Pages & Identification
Seed Saving Resources
Noble Foundation Plant Image Gallery
Introduction to the Plant Kingdom
NewCROP HomePage
Introduction to the Flowering Plants
Botany Encyclopedia of Plants and Botanical Dictionary.
USDA ARS Poisonous Plant Research Laboratory Home Page
The Virtual Foliage Home Page!
Atlas of Plant Anatomy
Plants-In-Motion Home


primitive technology, flintknapping, atlatls, history, firemaking
42Gr532 A Rock Art E-'Zine ... Volume 3, Issue 3
Petroglyph Tours
Becoming Human Paleoanthropology, Evolution and Human Origins
Guided Tour Visible Human


Endangered Species Home Page
Family.Com_ 365 Outdoor Activities
Fire Effects Info (FEIS)
Huge List of Environmental Links
Plants and Animal Index
San Juaquin Endangered Species Recovery Program
So. Calif. Natural History
SOS Stream Study
Environment, Biodiversity, Climate Change-Energy, Ecological News, Forests, Land Use-Sprawl, Oceans, Ozone Layer, Rainforests,
Drought Monitor Current Conditions
Ecological Footprints of Nations
Environmental News Network - Your leading news source on the environment
Know Your Environment
POPIN Home Page
NOAA Coastal Shoreline Website
Journey North 2001


The Boletes of California
Fungi of the San Francisco Bay Area
The Shroomery
BCERN A Manual of Concise Descriptions of North American Ectomycorrhizae
Dermatophyte Home Page
Practical Introduction to Mycorrhiza
Fungi Images on the Net - text version
NAMA Teaching About Fungi


Steve Jones, Genetics Plus Time
DNA from the Beginning
The Panda's Thumb



FLEAS (Siphonaptera) HomePage
The Source for information about ant colony life and founding
Insects on the Web
Caterpillars of Pacific Northwest
European Butterflies by Mario Maier
Antlion Pit Contents
Fossil Diptera Catalog Home Page
The Social Insects Web
Moths of North America
Welcome to the Firefly Files
Gall-Making Insects
What's That Bug
Singing Insects of North America
Butterflies of North America
SBMNH Entomology – The California Beetle Project


AmphibiaWeb - the source for amphibian data
CARCNET - Canadian Amphibians and Reptiles
Amphibian Checklist and Identification Guide
Tadpoles of the United States and Canada A Tutorial and Key


Animals of the Great Basin
Beartracker's Animal Tracks Den
Mammals of Washington
Wild Boar in California Tasty Morcels
Mammal Species of the World Home Page


The Raptor Center
Turkey Vulture Society Newsletter
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Academy VIREO Home
Cornell Lab of Ornithology A membership institution interpreting and conserving the earth's biological diversity through resea
Sibley Guide


The Tarantula's Burrow - Home Page


Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch Program
Anemone fishes and their host sea anemones
FishBase A Global Information System on Fishes
Seafood Lover's Guide Home


Crayfish Home
Echinoid Home Page (Sea Urchins)
Sea Slug Forum
Sea Anemones of the World
Marine Flatworms of the World! - Introduction
Welcome to Wormatlas
Seaslug Mollusca Opisthobranch Nudibranch

ENVS - Ichnology (plant and animal traces)
BIOSIS Free Resources Guide to the Animal Kingdom for Students and Educators
Parasites and Parasitological Resources
UCMP Web Lift to Taxa


American Egg Board Web Site
Basic Egg Facts Section
Eggs and The Vernal Equinox
Egg Nutrition Center
Egg stuff
Bizarre yolks
Chickscope 1.5
Egg Math
BBC Online - Science - Science Shack - Boiled Eggs
I love egg
The Magic of an Egg Explained
Egg shaped curves
HotAIR - Which Came First — The Chicken Or the Egg
Chickscope 1.5 Explore EggMath
Egg Trivia Trivia About Eggs!

Mind and Body

QuackWatch Home Page
Neuroscience for Kids - Memory and Learning's Famous Personality Test
PedLynx Pediatric Database - The Searchengine and Directory to all IQ-Tests, EQ-Tests, Career-Tests, Health-Tests and much more
TOXNET Home Psychological testing and data management tools for professionals.
Sandlot Science Optical Illusions
AE Living Skeleton a Tour of Human Bones
Visible Human Server



The Big Picture Book of Viruses
The Big Picture Book of Viruses - Viruses by Name
Principles of Virus Architecture
Institute for Molecular Virology
All the Virology on the WWW
Dennis Kunkel's Microscopy
CELLS alive!
Protist Image Data
Biological Soil Crusts Web Site

Physical Science


Bowden's Hobby Circuits
RED Free Circuit Designs
Circuits Archive - UWEE
Free Radio Berkeley
FC's Electronic Circuits
electronics tutorials
Ramsey Electronics


General Chemistry Web Course Tutorial
WebMolecules - Models by Formula
Welcome to Molecular Universe
Periodic Table - Flash Version
Ethyl Alcohol and You


Roller Coaster

CEC_ Coaster Physics
Energy Transformation on a Roller Coaster
Exhibits Collection -- Amusement Park Physics
Joyrides - Amusement Park and Roller Coaster Photos
Park and Ride Science Index
Roller Coaster Physics Book by Tony Wayne
World of Coasters - The Web's Premier Coaster Site!
Roller Coasters!

Sports Science

PhysicsWeb - Physics World Magazine
Physics of Sports course, human motion, energy, mechanics, power,muscles.
Skateboard Science
Sport! Science@The Exploratorium
Physics of Racing Series
Football Physics
SEIKO Sports Timing
PBS - Scientific American FrontiersOn The BallIndex

Eric's Treasure Trove of Physics
John Baez's Stuff
Multimedia Physics Studios - Table of Contents
Phys 1251 Q&A
Physics Classroom Table of Contents
Physics 2000
Usenet Physics FAQ
The Physics Connexion
Welcome to the Particle Adventure
Chapter 1. Introduction to Mechanisms
The Second Law of Thermodynamics



Southern California Wildland Fire Hazard Center (UCSB)
USFS Fire News
BLM New Mexico Wildland Fire Information
National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)
GeoMAC (Geospatial Multi-Agency Coordination) - Wildland Fire Support


Pyrotechnics Guild International Inc.

Farsite Simulation

farsite wildfire simulation
Products Available form the Southern California Wildland Fire Hazard Center

Floating Flame Balls
Candle Flames In Microgravity _ USML-1 Glovebox Experiment #8
Fire on the Web
BFRL-Fire Science Division
NASA Scientists Discover Spiral-shaped Flames
Candle Flames in Microgravity Home Page
The Physics of Fire Infernal Combustion
Fire Administration Kids Page
Remote Sensing Application Center - MODIS Fire Maps
Firehouse.Com - The Web's Most Popular & Comprehensive Community and Resource for Firefighting, Fire, Rescue, EMS and Safety, F
NOVA Online Fire Wars PBS
NOVA Online Fireworks! PBS
NASA-Fighting Wildfires Before They Start
The Straight Dope What exactly is fire
Brian's Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Medical Service Hotlist
ALN No. 55 Pyne The fire in the machine

Electricity and Magnetism

Simple Electric Motors
Beakman's Electric Motor
Exploratorium Science Snacks - electricity
Exploratorium Science Snacks - magnetism
Electrostatic Machines
Low Cost Student Van De Graaff Electrostatic High Voltage Generator and Electrostatic motor for Science Fair Projects
The Electrostatic Theatre
Cool Experiments with Magnets


Sound Analysis Software for Bioacoustics
The Soundry
HyperPhysics Concepts
The Fridge - archetectural acoustics
Wright Center for Science Education at Tufts University

Light & Color

Colorworm teaches about color and light
Olympus Microscopy Resource Center Light and Color - Interactive Java Tutorials
OpticsNotes.Com Optics & Photonics Resources, References & Tutorials
Light & Optics Activities

Sound Project

Binaural Recording

Homemade Binaural Mics


Intro to Sound Recording (textbook)
Electronic Musician
Theory and Techniques of Electronic Music

Software - 3D Audio

SpinAudio Software
QSound Labs, Inc. The World Leader in 3D Audio!
Sensaura 3d Sound, Technology
Audio and Three Dimensional Sound Links
InMotion 3D Audio Producer - The Sonic Spot
CATT-Acoustic - The FIReverb Suite
Spatializer Audio Laboratories, Inc.

Software - Synth

Buzz Machines Home
Buzz - Official Online Manual
buzzfaq @
Buzz - Open Directory
Buzz Machines Storage
djlaser Online (tutorials)

SynC Modular Home Page
Official kX Project Site
Pure Data Dot Org The Pd User Community

Software - Analysis

UniScope Web-Site


Truevision3D WebRing
Music785 Outline (VB sources)
TrueVision 3D
Music785 Outline


The Scientist and Engineer's Guide to Digital Signal Processing
Mathematics of the Discrete Fourier Transform (DFT)
Stephan M. Sprenger's Audio DSP Pages all your waveform are belong to us
Test & Measurement World Online - digital filters
dspGuru DSP Central


Csound Comes of Age
Josep M Comajuncosas - Csound Page
Csound Magazine
Eastman Csound Tutorial - Allan Schindler
Configuring Csound for Win9x-NT
AXCsound ActiveX Conrol for Csound
SFU Csound primer (Mac)
Silence version 8
Csound Instruments by Steven Cook.
Linux Csound

3D Sound info

A 3D Sound Primer, by Gary Kendall
Ambiophonics by Ralph Glasgal
CreativeSynth - Surrounded, Part 1
VSpace Introduction
3D Sound at Northwestern University
Ultimate Spatial Audio Index
Three-Dimensional Auditory Localization of Nearby Sources
Surround Sound Exploration of Multichannel Audio
SSSound - 3 Sound Localization
Simultaneous and Spatial Listening
Nomadic Radio Wearable Audio Computing
Larry Clifton's MultiChannelSound Shop
Jérôme Daniel's 3D Sound Research The Experimenter Corner (Hearing Higher Order Ambisonics)


Pure Data Dot Org
Software by Miller Puckette

Photo & Graphics

Tutorials and DIY

Digital Imaging Tutorial - Contents
Homebuilt Stabilizers and Dollies
Intel(r) Play(tm)
Paint Shop Pro Tutorials
Computer Animation Algorithms and Techniques
Welcome to
The GIMP Homepage
Playing With Time
Homemade 5-pin Olympus Flash Connector Plug
Olympus External Flash Support
Infrared basics for digital photographers

Digital Cameras Webzine Digital Camera Reviews and Information
State Street Direct
Steve's Digicams - Main Menu

Photo Collections

PhotoGraphic Libraries. Education resource.
COMM 544 Image Library
UCR California Museum of Photography index and site map
Ansel Adams's Photographs of Manzanar (LOC)
California Coastal Records Project
Masters of Photography
Kenneth Parker Photography

Graphics Collections

Microsoft® Clip Gallery Live
TWOFIFTY - Digital. Visual. Habitual.

Graphics Software

Forester and Arboretum
Universe Image Creator
TerraSource - A Terragen Resource Center
PSP Links

Fonts - The largest free truetype font archive on the web



foot - (toetwist)
houses - (yurts)
texture - [bumpy)
pyro - [phyre]
nature - (mother)
discarded - (trash)
bugsncritters - [wonder]
all_weatherpix - [seasons]
theartproject (911)
Fotolog Site Status

Fotologs Groups
Fotolog Inverted Friends Database
DMS Photos
GlooOOOOooed to Yer Pics - a MaNIFesto
BBS - Fotolog_TechTalk
BBS - FotoLog
BBS - California Fotologgers
Fotolog Communities Discussion Boards
Fotolog Manifesto
Wired News Fotolog Where Art Meets T&A
Salon on Fotolog the revolution will be photographed
Internet Archive Wayback Machine
Fotolog Group Managers - QuickTopic bulletin board

DigCam Class

A complete guide to digital cameras, digital photography, and digital video
digital photography courses
The home of The Textbook of Digital Photography
Textbook of Digital Photography - download

Nikon D70

Nikon D70 User Experiences
Nikon D70 Review 1. Introduction Digital Photography Review
Discussions @ Nikonians
Nikon D70 Review by Thom Hogan
Nikon D70 Digital Camera Review Intro and Highlights
Steves Digicams - Nikon D70 SLR User Review
DCRP Review Nikon D70
Nikon D70 6.1 Megapixel with DX Nikkor 18-70mm f3.5-4.5G IF-ED
Nikon D70 Experience
Nikon D70 Reviewed. Introduction
MindStor, Digital Wallet & Flashtrax Photo Portable Storage, Batteries, Repairs, AC Adapters & More
NikonLinks - Home Page
Nikon D70 Review


Theme Thursday
Photo Friday - The Weekly Photo Challenge

Wet Plate Technique

Practical Collodion Materials
Bostick & Sullivan Alternative Photo  and Platinum Palladium Printing Supplies - Home
Artcraft Chemicals - Your Photographic Chemical Supply Source
The Star Camera Company
The Silver Sunbeam (1864)
Scully & Osterman Studio
oatmeal box cameras and alternative photography
Bender 4x5 View Camera Kits

ArtToday Members Site
The Filter Connection Product Catalog
Steves Digicams - Image Tank G2
20GB X-Drive Pro Storage with 8in1 Card Reader-MP3 Player
Nature Photography
John Shaw’s Butterfly Bracket
AI Conversions for Nikon Lenses Effective, Fast and Affordable! Home Page and Recent Digital Camera Reviews



Theory and Discussion

MuSICA Music & Science Information Computer Archive
Courtney Love does the math

People & Groups

Phil Ochs
Bob Dylan - songs (alphabetical by title)
Chic Street Man_ Urban Acoustic Blues
Corporeal Meadows Harry Partch
Sandy Bull Music on CD
The Mad Caddies
P_Funk Review
Oingo - Surf Music
Raymond Scott
The Milk-Eyed Mender


Essentials of Music
DW3 Classical Music Resources Index


Rhythm web main page
The Autoharp Page
Woodshed - rhythm study source
McCabe's Guitar Shop
Oddmusic - experimental music , odd music , unique music,musical instruments,music downloads,mp3s,music resources


Voices from the Dust Bowl Home Page
WPA Life Histories--Home Page
Shanties and Sailor Songs _ Shantys und Seemannslieder
Folk Music Index to Recordings
CYBERGRASS - The Internet Bluegrass Music Magazine
The Mudcat Cafe
California Folk Music Home Page
BLUEGRASS_ The Bluegrass MIDI Page
Antara & Delilah
Chic Streetman
Dan Bern Headquarters!
Janis Ian Articles
Utah Phillips - A short jog through a long memory

Sheet Music

Welcome to Mutopia


PBS - JAZZ A Film By Ken Burns Home
john coltrane - my favorite things
Music The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz
The Red Hot Jazz Archive
Bud Shank Saxophonist, Composer, and Arranger

Nick Cave -
Nick Cave Online
The largest lyrics database around the world
arab strap -
American Mavericks (NPR radio)
Muslimgauze - the Messenger (The Authorized Muslimgauze Site)


AFI's 100 Years...100 Movies
Eadweard Muybridge - Father of the Motion Picture
IMDb_ Maltin Summary Browser
Internet Movie Database (IMDb)
Roger Ebert on Movies
Soundtrack Cinema
TCM Schedule
The Flick Filosopher Girl Movie Critic
Internet Film Community -- independent free film showcase! - movie reviews, movie trailers, movie quotes, movie listings and more.
Horror-Wood Webzine -- For Classic And Cult Horror Movie And Monster Film Fans
Movie Review Query Engine
Tim Dirk's Greatest Films
ReelViews James Berardinelli's Movie Reviews
The Bad Movie Review Website movie reviews on Internet time


The Simpsons Archive_ Episodes
DIRECTV - Program Guide
WorldLinkTV - Program Schedule
South Park Crap! - Main Page
r dr r Engaging Students with Significant Mathematical Content from The Simpsons (Text Transcript of the Talk)
Can't get enough Futurama Futurama News
BBC - Cult - The Simpsons - Homepage


Authors and Books

Author Websites
Harlan Ellison Webderland Home Page
Thoreau, Walden, and the Environment
The Illustrated Gravity's Rainbow
Nero Wolfe - Merely A Genius
Nero Wolfe (A&E home)
Nero Wolfe Pack Home
Patrick O'Brian Discussion Archives
Shakespeare Collected Works
Patrick O'Brian Web Resources
Against the Grain (A Rebours), J.-K. Huysmans (1884)
San Narciso College Thomas Pynchon Home Page
John Steinbeck The California Novels
Invisible Library
Paul Bowles
philip k. dick interview
Sherwood Anderson - Winesburg, Ohio

Critical Studies

New York Review of Books
Lingua Franca Breakthrough Books
The Modern Word
Banned Books On-Line

Books Online Great Books Online
The On-Line Books Page
EBook Library for MS Reader
Barnes & eBooks
American Literature, electronic texts menu
Electronic Literature Directory
Electronic Literature Organization homepage
The Internet Classics Archive 441 searchable works of classical literature
Concordances of Great Books
Blackmask Online
the Complete works of H. P. Lovecraft

Sci Fi and Fantasy

William Gibson aleph - essential information collection
The SF Site The Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy
Internet Speculative Fiction DataBase
Worlds in the Net
Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc.


The Wonderful Website of Oz!
Wizard of Oz Links Page
Wizard of Oz Lesson Plans

Lord of the Rings

Parma Endorion Essays On Middle-earth
Tolkien Online - The One Ring The Lord of the Rings Source
Tolkien's Middle-earth
Michael Martinez - J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth articles
Michael Martinez -
One Ring The Complete Guide to Tolkien Online
j.r.r. tolkien articles
Who is Tom Bombadil (Gene Hargrove)
The J.R.R. Tolkien Information Page
Who is Treebeard
Ardalambion - Of the Tongues of Arda
Tolkien Sitelist
Fellowship of the Word-smiths
Yahoo Groups elfling
Straight Dope Message Board - If LotR Had Been Written By Someone Else!

Treasure Island What's My Pirate Name (1-3)

Alice in Wonderland

Lewis Carroll home page
Lewis Carroll Page
The Wonderland Tarot
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Project Gutenberg)

The Literary Gothic - the premier webguide to Gothic & horror lit written prior to 1950    
The Teaching Company - Great Courses That Engage the Mind
Abebooks--45 million books Used, Rare, and Out-of-print Books You Want!
Flora & Fauna Books - Natural History Book Store

Philosophy and Ideas

Exploring Plato's Dialogues_ Introductory Comments
The Skeptic's Dictionary
Robert Dada's Anti-Art Productions
the Lycaeum - Main Index
Guide to Early Church Documents
Futurism_ Manifestos and Other Resources
The Libyrinth_ The Omphalos
Navigating the Bible
The Proceedings of the Friesian School
Reed College Humanities 110 Page
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Unabomber's Manifesto
The Window - Philosophy on the Web
Marxists Internet Archive
Arts & Letters Daily - ideas, criticism, debate
Kierkegaard, D. Anthony Storm's Web Site On
The Noam Chomsky Archive
Marshall McLuhan
Willard Van Orman Quine home page by Douglas Boynton Quine buying info What Does This Say
Meta-Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Digital Text International
Philosophical Dictionary


Bible Studies

All-in-One Biblical Resources Search
Bible Gateway
The Skeptic's Annotated Bible The King James Version presented from a skeptic's point of view.
Straight Dope Staff Report Who wrote the Bible
e-Sword Home - the best free Bible study software for Windows

James Kiefer's Hagiographies
James Kiefer's Liturgical Calendar
Welcome to the Universal Life Church
The Noble Qur'an
The Malleus Maleficarum
ORB The Online Reference Book for Medieval Studies
Hypertext Book of Hours, Home Page (frames)
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Book of Common Prayer
Tao Te Ching in Modern English
Internet Sacred Text Archive Main Index
The Pagan Prattle Online
Early Christian Writings New Testament, Apocrypha, Gnostics, Church Fathers


The Misanthropic Bitch
The Stile Project
Outrageous On-line Uncle Al - 186
Willam Blake Online
Jerry Pournelle
William H. Calvin, A Brain for All Seasons (University of Chicago Press, 2002), Table of Contents
zacate canyon_index
Victor Jara in English
Cynthia - Zacate Canyon
Steve Kurstin (ec)
Spineshot - Matt Lum fishing

Comics, Anime, Manga

Web Comics

electric sheep comix table of contents
Broken Saints (main page, low)
The Brick Testament (Lego Bible)

Anime Web Turnpike Your #1 Guide to the Anime and Manga Internet World!
Viz Communications, Inc.
The Vaughn Bode Site
The Freak Brothers Factory Store
Zippy the Pinhead
The Comics Journal
Last Gasp Online Catalog
Can't get enough Futurama Futurama News
Larry Gonick Publications
The Big Cartoon DataBase
ACME Products Catalog


the Lycaeum - Entheogenic Database & Community
The Sputnik Drug Information Zone
Erowid Psychoactive Plant Vaults
Entheogen Dot
Clear Light
CosmicShrooms adventures in the world of Entheogens
Club Drugs - National Criminal Justice Reference Service
Golden Guide - Hallucinogenic Plants
Salvia Divinorum Complete source!Salvia FAQ


Top Selling Toys Annual Lists

Pop Culture

The Real Beer Page
Howard Besser's T-Shirts Database
Flashback W3 Search Ads archive
CRACKERPACKS-Firecracker Labels
Museum of Online Museums (MoOM)
Nuke Photo Library - Atmospheric


The Onion
Welcome to Orion
TheScreamOnline Internet magazine of Art, Photography, Literature technology and culture, from the trenches
FARK Drew Curtis'
Boing Boing A Directory of Wonderful Things


Firesign Theater

Firesign Theatre Webring
Give Me Immortality Or Give Me Death
Peter Bergman's Radio Free OZ!
The Planet Proctor Archive
We're Glad You Made It - Welcome to
Firesign Theatre Canonical irReference
The Commercial Firesign!
'House of Firesign Theatre -Main Page
FIREZINE! The Official Official Digital Magazine of The Firesign Theatre
The Planet Proctor Archive - 2000 home
Firesign Discography
disinformation a not so brief history of the firesign theatre
The Onion A.V. Club Firesign Theatre


The National Cynical Network - Negativland Catalog
SerpentX's Over the Edge Archive

The Onion America's Finest News Source
Landover Baptist America's Favorite Church
Modern Humorist
BBspot - Your Tech Humor Source
The Nervous Dog Satirical Humorous Parody Magazine
Truedorkfront.htm - The Official Dilbert Website by Scott Adams - Dilbert, Dogbert and Coworkers!
BBC Online - h2g2 - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
The Misanthropic Humanist
The Mel Brooks Humor Site
The Door, The world's pretty much only religious satire magazine
The Spam Letters
The Museum of Hoaxes
The Official Three Stooges Website Party like it's 1999
Laugh Lab
Brick Testament (Lego Bible)
Landover Baptist Where The Worthwhile Worship. Unsaved Unwelcome.


Text Adventure

The Interactive Fiction Archive
the TADS Page FAQ
Brass Lantern Adventure Games Information
XYZZYnews Home Page
VERBOSE -- Paul O'Brian's Interactive Fiction page


DooM Legacy Home Site
Doom Tool Shed
Doom Wad station
Doomworld -- the definitive source for Doom news, information and development


Kiseido Go Server
American Go Association
Learn to Play Go what is Go

Murder without escape
WarBirds Headquarters
SubspaceHQ -SubSpace
Game Cabinet (rules for games)
Infonet - Subspace Information at its Best! - Gaming's Homepage
Home of the Underdogs

History of Writing
History of Writing
Ancient Languages and Scripts Links
Omniglot - a guide to writing systems
Index Cynscribe Cynscribe Calligraphy Compilation
An Report on the History of Writing
A Brief History of Reading by Live Ink
Anglo-Saxon Images



Explore Thailand
My Thailand - Bangkok and Thailand free interactive travel guide
The Russ Guide to Thailand
Weather Underground Thailand
A backpacking travel guide to Thailand !



The Mole Page
Growers of Chile & Sweet Pepper Plants
Tough Love Chile Company Home Page
Welcome... The Chile Woman
Jim Campbell - Hot sauce and pepper powders
Reimer Seeds chilies

Mark Rieger's Fruit Crop Home Page
Mustard Museum
CHEESE.COM - All about cheese!.
RecipeSource Your Source for Recipes on the Internet
Fast Food Facts - Interactive Food Finder

Old Time Radio

Golden Age of Radio
Catalog of Old Time Radio CDR's
Lux Radio Theater .. episodic log

Arts and Crafts

[ABANA] The Artist Blacksmith's Association of North America
A Brush with Wildlife Create a Composition with Carl Rungius
This to That (Glue Advice)
Horizon Hobby, Inc.
Kinetic Sculpture by David C. Roy


Foot Health Network Help for Foot Care


Coastal Kayak Fishing
Santa Barbara Kayak Association
SBKA message board
Ocean Kayak  Fishing
Kayaking - Sit-on-top Kayak Articles, Database of All Sit-on-tops, Forums, Books, Directories
SoCal KayakFishing
SB Paddle Sports
Steve's Paddling Page
Canoeing and Kayaking Info - Paddling.Net
Sea Kayak Kits, Canoe Kits, Boat Kits and Plans -- CHESAPEAKE LIGHT CRAFT - kayak kits,wooden kayaks,sea kayaks,kayak ki
Wooden Kayaks and Kayak Plans from Guillemot Kayaks


Non-Religious Wedding Ceremonies by Secular Wedding Minister Terri Mandell, HSOF, D.D.
Universal Life Church



Britannica Online (bwheeler3 carpe diem)
Encarta® Online Home


Mathematical and Educational Quotation Server
Quotations Collected by David Conner
Quotes, Quotes, and More Quotes
The Quotes
The Ultimate in Cynical, Curmudgeonly Quotes!
Znet Quotes Archive
Editor's Pen Quotes
The Thought for Today Quotation Archive
Some favorite quotes
Freedom Quotes
On Matters of Most Grave Concern
Simpson’s Contemporary Quotations (1950 - 1988)
Math Quotes
The Quote Garden


Acronym Finder
Alan Cooper's Homonym List
AltaVista_ Translations
The Human-Languages Page
John Higgin's Language Museum
Language Puzzles_ Solutions
Latin-English Dictionary
Rec.puzzles - Language Archive
Richard Lederer's Language Links
Richard Lederer's Verbivore
Slang Dictionary
The Standard Corpus of Present Day English Language Usage
A Web of On-line Dictionaries
A Web of On-line Grammars
Word Detective Index
The WWW Anagram Generator -+- The Archive of Misheard Lyrics
Clear Ink SpellWeb
World Wide Words Home Page
The Anagram Engine - Free Online Anagrams Generator and Crossword Solver
The Alternative Dictionaries (dirty words)
Traditional Grammar An Interactive Book
Internet Anagram Server _ Home Home Page
A Word With You
A Dictionary of Slang
World Wide Words

People Finder

Email address search
Lycos WhoWhere people finder
White Pages - United States

Today in History

Daily Almanacs - HAPPY NEW YEAR!
DFS Bookmarks_ Today in History Sites
D.T.'s Today in History!
Today Date and Time
Today in History
10,000-Year Calendar!

News and Opinion

Christian Science Monitor
CNN Interactive
Freedom Writer Home Page
Los Angeles Times Web Site
Mother Jones
The Wire - News From The Associated Press
Welcome to ZNet
free! The Freedom Forum online. News about free press, free speech and free spirit.
Welcome to
The Village Voice


The AFU & Urban Legends Archive
PictureView Group Index
RemarQ - Usenet Search
Internet FAQ Consortium
Urban Legends Reference Pages
Usenet replayer news resourcen archive

Search Engines

Internet Search Mechanisms
Northern Light Search
Search Engine Showdown_ The Users' Guide to Web Searching
Internet Search FAQ - welcome
Scirus - Searching for Science - Search the Web for Sounds
How to Choose a Search Engine or Directory

Digital Library

D-Lib Forum and D-Lib Magazine
Electric Library for Educational Institutions
Library of Congress - LC Online Catalog
UNESCO-IFLA Directory of Digitized Collections


California State Agencies

Reference - general

BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper
DeskRef_ Quick Reference Links
Ready, 'Net, Go! Archival Internet Resources
Research-It! - Your one-stop reference desk
Reference Shelf_ dictionaries, encyclopedias, other ready reference tools
THOR_ The Virtual Reference Desk - Dictionaries
CIA -- The World Factbook 1999 indexes 8202 biographies !
Online dictionary & thesaurus web linking lookup reference tool.
Lives, the Biography Resource
UC Melvyl Search
The World Time Server

Writing - Writing for the Web - Publish. Promote. Sell. Online.
NASA--Technical Report Writing
The United States Government Printing Office Style Manual 2000
Dan Kurland's -- Strategies for Critical Reading and Writing
For Young Writers
Writing For The Web
Online Technical Writing Online Textbook--Contents
Kathy Henning on writing
Copyediting-l Style FAQ Index
The Nuts and Bolts of College Writing

Reference - special -- encyclopedia of Western signs and ideograms
The World Time Server - correct, current, local - Magazine Article Search Engine, Directory, and Free Data Feeds - A comprehensive directory of glossaries on all subjects.
Historical Text Archive
Almanac od Disasters

Nearly Useless Facts
A Collection of Word Oddities and Trivia


Music Hardware

Musicians Discount Warehouse
Musician's Friend Home Page
PAiA Electronics, Inc
Sweetwater 1-800-222-4700
M-Audio Delta Sound cards

Books & Music
Powell's Books - Shuffle
CD Universe
Powell's Books
GEMM Home Page
AMG All Music Guide
Forced Exposure (music)

Multiwave Direct (mwave)
Technology Store
CompUSA - Cheapest computer deal, best digital cameras, wholesale computer parts.


Magellan Meridian Handheld GPS from The GPS Store
Handheld GPS from The GPS Store
Magellan Sportrak Pro fromThe GPS Store
TigerGPS - Magellan SporTrak Pro Hand Held GPS Receiver
GPS Receiver Information, Software, and Hardware Reviews of Garmin, Lowrance, and Magellan
Magellan SporTrak Pro, Product Review
Tiger GPS
Fresh Tracks Map Store Specializing in Technical Outdoor Products
Geocaching - The Official Global GPS Cache Hunt Site
Magellan GPS
The Global Positioning System
Global Positioning System Primer

Outdoor Supplies

REI Home Page

FM Xmitter

CCrane Digital FM Transmitter
Hobbytron Low Power FM
FM Exciters and fm transmitter BROADCAST from sofratec europe


Aranui - Freighter to Paradise

BUY.COM - The Internet Superstore
ConsumerSearch Home
Dirt cheap cigarettes
MobShop purchase circles
FDJ Jewelry Tools
Strong Numbers - The Blue Book for Everything
Price Watch ® - Street Price Search Engine
mySimon Compare products and prices from around the Web
Cameras, Camcorders,Digital Cameras, Electronics and more
Smoker's Paradise
Capital One Credit Cards

News and Opinion

Freedom to Tinker
Reclaim the Media!
Salam Pax - Where is Raed
Dennis Kucinich for President Campaign, 2004 - Official Website
Dean for America Home
From The Wilderness
Open Government Information Awareness
Analysis of the US anthrax cases Democracy in Action
United for Peace
BuzzFlash - Daily Headlines and Breaking News
Electronic Iraq What's New
Greg Palast Home Page
The Nation

JAVA & Flash

sites that do stuff
Physics applets
TIPTOP- Virtual Laboratory
Build It & Bust It A Webside Construction Zone
Java Slide Rule
The Temple of Alife
Molecular Expressions Science, Optics and You - Powers Of 10 Interactive Java Tutorial
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Mini-Putt miniature golf (Flash)
tokidoki v2.0
Tarot Reading (JavaScript)
Tom Lehrer Elements (flash)
Millencolin Battle
Mystery Of Time And Space Adventure
Fowl Words - Free Online Games - Games++

DirecTV Program Guide
Air America Radio
Astronomy Picture of the Day
EMusic start
Senior Dogs Project
Milkweed Flowers
AMG All Music Guide
CalPhotos search
NÆRFOTO Bjørn Rørslett
Wildflower Hotline
UCJEPS Jepson Manual Treatment Indexes
CalFlora search
Native and Introduced Plants of Southern California
DarkBASIC - Free For Schools Offer
Internet Archive Live Music Archive
Really Right Stuff...for photography afield
Muslimgauze - Hi Quality Free and Legal MP3 Music