Want to learn Origami? You know, the Japanese art of paper folding. Here you can discover its history, find fun ways to use origami to teach math, and much more.
This is probably the most complete origami site on the web!
Since 1976 Lake Superior State University has released its annual list of words that should be banished from the English language due to Mis-Use, Over-Use and General Uselessness. The school recieved over 5000 nominations this year from all over the world (up from 3000 last year).
Among this year’s list are “companion animals”, “bling-bling”, “LOL”, and the most over-used word in current marketing… Continue reading
Want to know what makes a web page suck? Well this is the place to find out. For webmasters this is a valuable resource of what not to do, what doesn’t work, and what will just plain drive web surfers away.
You will enjoy the Daily Sucker – What’s New in Bad Design, You Think These Sites Suck, and The Two Minute… Continue reading
NativeWeb is a site that is dedicated to bringing information from and about indigenous nations, peoples, and organizations around the world— from Abenaki to Zuni, they are all here! Their goal is not just to preserve information, but to foster communication between native and non-native people, to conduct research, and to provide resources for indigenous peoples to use technology.
Find information from all sorts of cultures, definitely… Continue reading
At Cyberhymnal you can hear Christian hymns in MIDI format while you read the words to the song. The site contains 4,000 Christian hymns and Gospel songs, with the scores, music (in midi format), pictures, lyrics, and background information about that particular song.
You can search for your hymn by name, author/composer, countries, and much, much more. So turn your speakers up and start the sing-a-long.… Continue reading
style=”FONT-FAMILY: Arial”>A really great world history site, covering over 3,000 years of history from around the globe. They have 460 biographical timelines for you to peruse and make use of.
I suggest you click on the HyperHistory link to get to the online viewing, otherwise youâ€™d think this was an advertisement. Itâ€™s cleverly hidden—but lets make it more simple
This site has been referred to me too many times to not post it anymore, this is the place you should go to check if a chain letter e-mail is true or not, but thatâ€™s just one of the many uses for this site.
Because Urban Legends cover so many different categories they have nicely
Here you can find maps, facts, and flags. Do you want to find a flag from around the world? Well you can here just click on the Flags Around the World link and you’ll be whisked away to their flag page. Here you can see full color flags from just about any country around the
Order and view a Pizza over the web. Just choose your toppings! The “renderpie” program, written by a professional with years of experience in both the software and pizza food-service industries, converts your text pizza orders into fairly realistic graphical pies. It supports half and half pizzas, as well as extra toppings such as Beetles, Golfballs, Bolts, and Legos. All Internet Pizza Server pies… Continue reading
Perpetual Bubble Wrap The best part about receiving a package is playing with the bubble wrap—OK, maybe I’m exaggerating a bit. The sad part is, that after an hour or so, all the bubbles are popped and you’re left with a lifeless piece of plastic. What if you had a sheet of bubble wrap that lasted forever? It is possible in the virtual world of the internet! Simply roll your… Continue reading
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry first published “Le Petit Prince” in 1943 and since has become one of the most widely read children’s stories (and adults love it too). This is a fascinating story of a little prince who lived among the stars and his journey from planet to planet, each tiny world populated by a single
This is a really cool site, whether you want to visit a national park in the great US of A, or if you need to do a report or some research. You can even visit the national parks online and get great info on why you might want to visit one. There is even a page
Containing sections such as Computer Stuff, Auto Stuff, Electronics Stuff, Science Stuff and much, much more. You’ll find out how tons of stuff works. Today they were featuring the Nintendo Game Box.
Jump inside and figure out what’s inside the box and how it compares to other gaming systems out there. You can even see
The World RPS Society is dedicated to the promotion of Rock Paper Scissors as a fun and safe way to resolve disputes.
“We feel that conserving the roots of RPS is essential for the growth and development of the game and the players.”
Practice with the “Online Trainer”, learn Advanced techniques, and more!
Welcome to the web museum in Paris, visit Paul Cezanne and the Medieval Art sections for gorgeous artwork, or take the small tour of Paris. Learn all about Cezanne while viewing over a 100 paintings that you can only find here at the web museum.
When your finished in France, visit all the web museums around the world by following the links… Continue reading
Are you ready for the future? Flying cars, odd architecture, well then you need to enjoy this site. Check out the different sections of this site and prepared to beâ€¦wowed. For those of you who want to see spaced out architecture visit it the Googie section where the buildings look like theyâ€™re right out of the
Have you ever wanted to live in a castle? Need information on castles for a report or for your own curiosity? You may very well need to visit Castles on the Web, then! They have a fabulous castle search engine if you have specific questions, a glossary of terms, books and even a section on myths and legends! There are also images galleries to browse and links that lead… Continue reading
Need a source of freebies? Well then this is definitely it. There are tons of freebies here and a little bit of something for everyone. Webmasters—you can find freebies to make your sites neater, cleaner and better. Music Listeners—you can find wav, midi, and mp3 files. And that’s not all. Choose the freebie section of the site you wish to view and get
Tired of people insulting you? Well see how your computer and friends should really treat you. Give yourself a pick me up and visit this site.
Type in your name and prepare to be flattered. This site could be habit forming, but hey visit it anyway.
Be appreciated for who you are.
How much lemonade can you sell in a day? Well this is a game that is highly addictive and once you figure out your secret recipe for success, a productive one.
Ready to re-visit childhood and have a lemonade stand? Then visit this site. Read the intro, click okay and set up your preferences, buy supplies, and then get ready to sell. You… Continue reading
Ah license plates, lovely little things really, you can personalize them and make them witty. Well here is a whole gallery of them for your enjoyment.
This gallery is of license plates that are web/computer orientated. So for you cyber geeks like me, you’ll scroll through them all. Some of them are really witty and some of them are just nerdy… Continue reading
I Should Be Working is a site dedicated to “slackers, goof-offs, procrastinators, loafers, long lunchers, and web addicted employees” states their front page. They also state, “we strive to be the best online starting point for web surfing slackishness.”
Curious? Well their statement of intent got my attention.
So I checked it out and it is a fun place to hang out… Continue reading
Welcome to Space.com the perfect site for all you space nuts out there. Do you want up to date space news and odd stories, well you’ll find them at this site.
Spaceflight — get up to date news on worldwide space launches, and view mission archives as well.
Spaceviews — View image galleries, get wallpaper and screen savers, and use the universal viewer.
A space… Continue reading
Like power tools and woodworking? Then you’ll love this site. You can find plans for a toy chest, a drill press table, cross cut sled and much, much more.
Or you can visit the woodshop, and see some interesting wood working projects. The finished pictures are very neat, I particularly enjoyed the picture of Walnut and Birdseye table, and the puzzle box.
Get some coffee… Continue reading