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Brooklyn and Beyond Issue Date: 06-06-2004

Cool Spots imageBrooklyn Expedition at www.brooklyn
expedition.org
explores three themes with information from Brooklyn's Public Library, Museum of Art and Children's Museum. In Structures, discover similarities between bridges, skeletons and the Dewey Decimal System. When you visit Latin America, you'll learn about ancient beliefs, rituals and modern-day celebrations. Click on Brooklyn to find a timeline of the city's history and information about artists and authors from the area.

Visit: www.brooklynexpedition.org
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New to America Issue Date: 05-30-2004

Cool Spots imageThe people of The New Americans at www.pbs.org/independentlens/newamericans are charting new territory in the United States for their families and their people as we speak. Meet a Mexican laborer in Kansas and a Palestinian Bride who left her small town in Israel for married life in Chicago. Be sure to try a sampling of the cultural riches newcomers are bringing to America, such as henna body art and pepper soup. Then take a quiz that will challenge some of your assumptions about immigrants.

Visit: www.pbs.org/independentlens/newamericans
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The World of Encantos Issue Date: 05-02-2004

Cool Spots imageStep closer to the Edge of Enchantment at www.nmai.si.edu/edge. The natives of Huatulco, Mexico, believe in "encantos," enchanted places where the human and spirit worlds intertwine. At a mountain cross, families put handwritten prayers into miniature houses made of sticks. There is a place by a river where you can eat all the fruit you want, but you'll turn to water if you try to take any home. Read with an open mind and you may find your own encanto.

Visit: www.nmai.si.edu/edge
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Northern Exposure Issue Date: 03-28-2004

Cool Spots imageMinnesota Territory's colorful history comes to life at www.mnhs.org/places/historycenter/exhibits/territory. If you like trivia, visit the 1850s and try to spot important Minnesotans in Territory Trivia. Do you have good bartering skills? If so, try The Fur Trader, which takes you step-by-step through the hurdles of the tricky trade. Be sure to stock up on gunpowder and rat spears. And stay warm with old-fashioned hot chocolate from The Frugal House-wife cookbook.

Visit: www.mnhs.org/places/historycenter/exhibits/territory
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Is Race Real? Issue Date: 03-21-2004

Cool Spots imageRace—The Power of an Illusion at www.pbs.org/race/000_General/000_00-Home.htm raises questions about the validity of race and tells how culture, not genetics, causes the majority of similarities and differences among all people. The Race Timeline shows how our perception of race has changed over time. In Sorting People, you'll see that identifying a person's race based on physical traits is challenging. Take a walk in the shoes of someone of another race when you watch and listen to four excellent slide shows.

Visit: www.pbs.org/race/000_General/000_00-Home.htm
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