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Arts of Native America Issue Date: 01-18-2004

Cool Spots imageHave you ever closed your eyes and wished you were Surrounded by Beauty? At www.artsmia.org/
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, keep your eyes open so that you can admire beautiful Native American artwork. Finely detailed totem poles and masks stand tall along the Northwest Coast. Animal hide paintings depict life of the Plains Indians. And the Southwest nations make elegant jewelry, baskets and pottery.

Visit: www.artsmia.org/surrounded-by-beauty
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The Highest View on Earth Issue Date: 01-04-2004

Cool Spots imageConquer the world's tallest mountain with Sir George Everest and other members of Britain's Royal Geographic Society. At Imaging Everest at http://imagingeverest.rgs.org, you will get up close and personal with the icy landscape and warmhearted people of the Himalayas. Sherpas are well known for their ability to endure the harsh Himalayan climate and for their willingness to guide climbers. In Religion in Tibet and Nepal, read how Buddhist devotion inspired Tenzing Norgay to climb Mt. Everest and to make an offering when he reached the highest peak.

Visit: http://imagingeverest.rgs.org
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A Kitchen for All Ages Issue Date: 12-28-2003

Cool Spots imageFrench chef Julia Child donated her kitchen to the Smithsonian in 2001. Explore her kitchen and its diverse contents at www.americanhistory.si.edu/
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. Julia Child's Kitchen gives you a panoramic view of her cooking space. As you zoom in to explore the exhibit's nooks and crannies, you'll find a spacious oven that can hold two huge turkeys and smaller items such as lorgnettes, Child's reading glasses. After sampling stories from the kitchen, you may be inspired to cook your own pičece de résistance.

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False Promises Issue Date: 12-21-2003

Cool Spots imageHear the words of Wenatchi chief John Harmelt as he tells of False Promises at www.falsepromises.com. In The Story, you'll learn about the lost land of the Wenatchi, a Native American tribe in Washington. A map shows where the Wenatchi were supposed to be, but the tribe never received the land promised to it in 1855. In Timeline/History, see how the Wenatchi changed from a close-knit fishing community to a scattered people. The battle for the Wenatchi's reservation land continues today.

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Royal Abodes of Thailand Issue Date: 12-07-2003

Cool Spots imageStep into four royally magnificent Palaces of the King at www.palaces.thai.net. At the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand, enter the Chapel Royal of the Emerald Buddha. You'll marvel at its architectural detailing and stunning statues. Inside Dusit Maha Prasat Hall you will find a mother-of-pearl throne. Visit the Bang Pa-In Palace to see it reflect beautifully in the water around it. Then feel the serenity of the gardens that surround the Bhubing Palace.

Visit: www.palaces.thai.net
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