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Heroes at Sea Issue Date: 09-05-1999

Cool Spots imageIt was more than 90 years ago that two ships traveling in opposite directions collided off of Nantucket Island. With 1,500 lives on the line, the rescue that followed was filled with heroics and bravery. Now you can relive the moment at Rescue at Sea. Sail the high seas out to www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/rescue and take the plunge into the depths of this amazing story. You'll learn about a young man named Jack Binns, who used wireless telegraphy to save the day. But best of all are the games, including Save Our Ship, a multimedia adventure where you'll find yourself aboard The Republic, using Morse Code to send distress signals after the crash. All aboard!

Visit: www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/rescue
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A Bay of Beauty Issue Date: 08-15-1999

Cool Spots imageAs one of the largest protected shorelines in the world, Monterey Bay is truly a natural wonder to behold. Thanks to National Geographic, you now have the opportunity to discover this explosion of life for yourself. Dive in at www.nationalgeographic.com/
monterey
and immerse yourself in a world of seals, whales, dolphins, porpoises and more. Site-see at the bottom of the ocean in a submersible exploration vehicle. Keep an eye out for exotic species of fish. Or dive through the Monterey Canyon, where you'll plunge miles below sea level into a mysterious abyss. Best of all, the site lets you come face-to-face with the bay's amazing animals, including the jack mackerel, the herring gull, harbor seals and sea otters. And if you're looking for more, check out great links to the Monterey Bay Aquarium, National Geographic's Sustainable Seas Expeditions and more.

Visit: www.nationalgeographic.com/monterey
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Soldiers Without Swords Issue Date: 08-01-1999

Cool Spots imageThe story of the black press is one of courage under fire. Thanks to PBS's Soldiers Without Swords Web site, you'll learn about America's black journalists. Get the scoop at www.pbs.org/blackpress where you'll check out historical publications such as the Chicago Defender, California Eagle and the Afro-American. Soldiers Without Swords takes you to such important events as the March on Washington, the Red Summer Riots of 1919 and the beginnings of the Civil War, while explaining how these events were crucial to the rise of black journalism. You'll also read about today's black journalists and publishers, who continue to make advances for the industry. Read all about it!

Visit: www.pbs.org/blackpress
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Loud and Proud! Issue Date: 07-25-1999

Cool Spots imageAt the Web site for the National Hollerin' Contest in Spivey's Corner, N.C., you'll get the chance to celebrate the great folk culture from this part of the country. Twist and shout at www.ibiblio.org/hollerin. The holler has been found to exist in Europe, Africa and Asia. Be sure to download the different types of hollers, from the danger holler to the ranching call to the good old-fashioned "howdy neighbor!" Listen up for all the hoots, howls and yells from the contest. Heeee-hawwww!

Visit: www.ibiblio.org/hollerin
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Give Peace A Chance Issue Date: 06-20-1999

Cool Spots imageAt the Peace Corps Kids World, you'll learn how to make a difference in the lives of others while exploring the globe. Roll up your sleeves at www.peacecorps.gov/kids. Through stories, games and fun facts, you'll explore many of the 80 countries the Peace Corps serves around the globe, including Russia, Ecuador and South Africa. You'll also read about tasty dishes in Morocco and a schoolday in Papua New Guinea. Closer to home, you'll meet students who are helping improve literacy and building schools with ongoing projects in Africa. Find out how kids are changing the world every day in their own communities. Build the bridges of cross-cultural friendship today.

Visit: www.peacecorps.gov/kids
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