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Mall History Issue Date: 09-04-2016

Cool Spots imageHave you ever wondered why there’s an area in Washington, D.C., called the National Mall, but it has nothing to do with shopping? Visit mallhistory.org to learn where it is and why it was created. First visit the Interactive Map and click the tabs to find out more about why each location is important. Head over to Explorations for a Scavenger Hunt, a peek at the neighborhood during the 1800s, and to see alternate designs for the Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument. Learn more about the many People who played important roles in the history of the Mall. Discover why George Washington fired the original city planner, Pierre Charles L’Enfant.

Visit: http://mallhistory.org
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Visit a Skyscraper Issue Date: 07-17-2016

Cool Spots imageTravel to New York and step inside an iconic historic landmark, the Empire State Building, at audiotour.esbnyc.com/node/390. Known as the tallest building in the world for 40 years after it was erected, this amazing structure took less than a year to finish. Dare to Dream outlines the project from its conception to completion. You will be amazed when you see the brave ironworkers who spent months at dangerous heights to build the steel frame of the skyscraper. Did you know that the Empire State Building has its very own ZIP code? Find out how the Sustainability project helped create a smarter, more energy-efficient building.

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Smoky Mountains Issue Date: 05-22-2016

Cool Spots imageTake an electronic field trip through the Great Smoky Mountains, electronicfieldtrip.org/smokies. Adjust the microscope lens to begin exploring the site. Watch a video about the park’s biodiversity. Interestingly, the largest number of species are invertebrates that live on the forest floor. The plants and animals found here are dependent upon each other. Learn more at A Connected Web, then Find the Connections in the food chain. Factories, auto emissions and acid rain can damage ecosystems. Play Home, Sweet Habitat and protect your chosen animal from Biodiversity Threats.

Visit: http://electronicfieldtrip.org/smokies
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Grand Canyon Issue Date: 05-22-2016

Cool Spots imageDid you know that the Grand Canyon is visible from space? Grand Canyon History, grandcanyonhistory.clas.asu.edu, shares facts and stories about one of Earth’s most famous natural landmarks. Learn about the role a photography studio played in the park’s history. The Kolb Studio opened in 1904 and is responsible for iconic images that have drawn tourists to the canyon for decades. Visit Canyon History to see Who Owns the Grand Canyon? You might be surprised to know that the U.S. government does not own all of this national park. Guess when human beings first inhabited the canyon.

Visit: http://grandcanyonhistory.clas.asu.edu
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Visit the Castle Issue Date: 04-10-2016

Cool Spots imageExplore the castles of England, Scotland and Wales at castlexplorer.co.uk. Although most castles were built centuries ago, you can still visit many of them today. Peek inside the impressive rooms of Dover Castle in South East England. Visit the beautiful grounds of Stirling Castle in Central and West Scotland. Did you know that King James VI grew up there? As you scroll through photos, read the history of this fortress. Penhow Castle in South East Wales was built in 1129 and is a private residence today. In About Castles, learn their many functions.

Visit: http://castlexplorer.co.uk
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