Animals and Pets
Animal Planet http://animal.discovery.com
See the online presence of the biggest animal cable channel. Offers Animal
Cops, Crocodile Hunter, and Wild Kingdom, as well as animal Webcams, pet
help information, animal fact sheets, and more.
Business, Careers, and Entrepreneurship
Acquire authoritative information with this comprehensive directory of
business Web sites.
Small Business Administration www.sba.gov
Get help to start, finance, market, manage, and grow your small business,
from this US government agency.
Study Web www.studyweb.com
Jump start your academic research. This comprehensive research resource
summarizes thousands of sites useful to both educators and students of all
grade levels, in an easy-to-use directory.
Entertainment: Movies, Music, Radio & TV
TV Guide magazine www.tvguide.com
Experience the site of this premier magazine. TV Guide has the most
extensive information about TV shows and movies in the industry. Listings
include main actors, reviews, and awards information.\
WWW Music Database www.roadkill.com/MDB
Search interactive directories of over 23,000 albums and 8,800 aritsts, by
artist, album, song, catalog number, label, year, language, country, and
Health and Fitness
Get reliable and accurate information on nutrition and dietary guidance
from this US federal guide offering access to all government Web nutrition
Explore extensive health resources for consumers, physicians, nurses, and
educators. Blends award-winning expertise in medicine, journalism, health
communication, and content creation to bring you the best health
information possible. Includes news, chat forums, health quizzes, and
consumer product updates.
History Explained www.historyexplained.com
Get a short explanation of the background history needed to understand the
major economic and political problems in the world today. Daily news
accounts do not contain an explanation of the historical context necessary
to understand accurately what is happening. This site will fill that
Unravel the mysteries of investing and personal finance. Includes a
dictionary of terms and industry buzz words. Home to over 1,000 articles,
5,000 dictionary entries, and 500 pages of in-depth tutorials on nearly
any aspect of finance and investing.
My Money www.mymoney.gov
Utilize educational materials from across the spectrum of federal agencies
that deal with financial issues and markets. Includes resources and
information to manage money better.
News & Webcams
Save time and effort. Topix lets you quickly and easily find targeted news
on the Internet, using thousands of topically-driven, specific pages, each
page carrying only news about a particular topic.
Web Cam Central www.camcentral.com
View live images from Webcams around the world. You can select by category
or location, or have the site randomly select cameras for you. Included
are cameras at airports, bridges, construction sites, factories, famous
landmarks, live events, radio and television studios—and even at
volcanoes and in outer space!
Politics and Government
Simplify your search for non-partisan government information. GovSpot
aggregates the most relevant government information online. Find
government Web sites, documents, facts and figures, and news.
Recreation, Games, and Hobbies
EZ Goal www.ezgoal.com/channels/games
Get addicted to nonstop fun with this massive list of over 1,000 computer
games to play on the Web.
Games Kids Play
Learn the rules for popular schoolyard games, such as jump rope, red
rover, and tetherball. Indexed.
Postage Stamp Information
Learn stamp nicknames, and identify mystery stamps with the especially
strong stamp identifier feature.
Sporting Heroes www.sporting-heroes.net
Find thousands of international sportsmen and sportswomen from the 1960s
through the 2000s in this photographic encyclopaedia of athletes,
cricketers, footballers, golfers, rugby players and tennis players.
USA Today sports scores www.usatoday.com/sports/scores/htm
Get timely scores for all major sporting events, including baseball,
football, basketball, hockey, NCAAF, PGA, Champions Tour, Nationwide Tour,
ATP, WTA, and high school football. Scores pages refresh every two
minutes. You can also get live sports scores and stats sent to your mobile
CIA World Factbook www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook
Research comprehensive US government profiles of every country in the
world. Each profile includes detailed information on geography, main
cities, people, governments, business and economy, and more.
Theme Parks Online www.themeparksonline.org
Review any of over 200 parks in the US; participate in discussions; add
news stories about your favorite park; take the only complete, interactive
park tours available outside of the parks’ own presentations; and plan
your trips to the parks here.