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The CIA's World Fact Book Issue Date: 08-31-1997

Cool Spots imageAs a new school year is ushered in, it's time for kids to find the best resources for learning and living. After all, between those pesky geography projects and history reports, we need a friend to give us a hand, right? That's where the World Fact Book comes into play. Surf out to https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook and you'll find everything you need to know about the world around you. The Factbook contains the goods on continents, countries, oceans, land formations, and much, much more. You'll discover the peoples from around the world, governments and economies in far-off lands, and the climates of nations from the equator to the north and south poles. You'll even be able to compare flags from one country to the next. And if you're a real explorer, there are plenty of maps and charts to help you find your way around the world. How does a vacation in Monaco sound? Or an environmental expedition in the Antarctic?

Visit: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook
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Thailand Issue Date: 08-24-1997

Cool Spots imageExplore the land of smiles Tour of Thailand takes you on an adventurous trip through ancient cities filled with Buddhist temples, kings and queens, and the mysteries of the Emerald Buddha. Learn about a culture where elephants still work in forest management and where visitors explore the fabulous countryside by taking safari roadtrips and hiking and river rafting. Find out why should never touch a Thai person's head. Visit a country with over 1,000 types of birds and find out where the Golden Triangle is and the legends behind it. Explore the land of smiles at http://tourismthailand.org and find yourself trekking through a safari, sea-cruising among the islands or snorkeling off the coast to explore marine life at sea. The adventures never end so take a cyberwalk down through the mountains of Thailand and plan your own adventure!

Visit: http://tourismthailand.org
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Panama-Pacific International Exposition Issue Date: 08-03-1997

Cool Spots imageTo celebrate the opening of the Panama Canal, San Francisco hosted a fair that brought 25 countries and all of the 48 states to the city in 1915. For your great- grandparents, fairs were the Disneylands of their era. Set your browser to www.sanfranciscomemories.com/ppie/panamapacific.html and discover how they built the hundreds of buildings for the exposition and learn that a new car would have cost you about $390. No need for time travel; just Web travel over to the Exposition site and find out about what was going on just before America joined the Allied forces in World War I.

Visit: www.sanfranciscomemories.com/ppie/panamapacific.html
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The Negro Baseball Leagues Issue Date: 08-03-1997

Cool Spots imageAfrican-Americans are one group of people who helped develop America's national pastime into the exciting, skilled game that attracts worldwide attention. The Negro Baseball Leagues home page on the World Wide Web celebrates this history and the achievements of black baseball with enough downloadable goodies to keep any sports enthusiast wanting more. Hit a line drive out to www.blackbaseball.com and you'll have the chance to meet the stars, view photos, read profiles and hear sound clips of the best Negro League players. You'll find out that some of the best players of all time played their greatest years on Negro League teams. Are you ready to play some ball? Then bring your bat and glove with you, and don't forget the peanuts! (Disclaimer: This site now contains advertisements.)

Visit: www.blackbaseball.com
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Leonardo's World Issue Date: 07-13-1997

Cool Spots imageBefore the Ninja Turtle, a more famous Leonardo lived in Italy hundreds of years ago. He was an artist, inventor and scientist who helped to change the way we see the world. If you're into science and inventing, check out the "Inventor's Workshop" to learn about the basics of machines and tools that began in Leonardo's time and are still being used today. You can follow in the footsteps of this Renaissance man by visiting the Exploring Leonardo site at www.mos.org/sln/Leonardo/LeoHomePage.html and then maybe you can figure out why Mona Lisa is smiling.

Visit: www.mos.org/sln/Leonardo/LeoHomePage.html
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