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Cam World
Links to thousands of "Webbed" outdoor cameras worldwide.
Central Europe Online
Primarily a digest of daily news of Central Europe, however there are also links to information on Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia. In addition to basic information, there are links to information on Daily Life, Government Addresses, Politics, and Constitution.
CIA World Factbook
Extensive data, maps, and flags of all the countries in the world.
Countries Theme Page
curricular resources and instructional materials on a variety of countries.
Discoverers Web
links to www sites with information on voyages of exploration and discovery, including Canada.
Enchanted Learning - Zoom School
Units, information, and links on countries. A new country is dealt with every month. Some countries already included are: Japan, Australia, USA, and Canada.
Ethnic Page
Every month this page profiles a different nation and provides information about its culture, language, geography.
EuroDocs: Primary Historical Documents from Western Europe
Contains links to Western European (mainly primary) historical documents that are transcribed, reproduced in facsimile, or translated.
Flags of the World
More than 1600 pages and 2700 images about flags. Pages can be viewed by date, country and title, using clickable maps, or searching by keyword. Includes National, naval, historical and regional flags
Governments on the WWW: Representations in Foreign Countries
"Comprehensive database of governmental institutions on the World Wide Web: parliaments, ministries, offices, law courts, embassies, city councils, public broadcasting corporations, central banks, multi-national organisations etc. Includes also political parties. Online since June 1995. Contains more than 11000 entries from 215 countries and territories as of October 1998. Frequently updated. "
The Great Globe Gallery on the World Wide Web
This collection of different views of the Earth includes projections, maps, globes, movies, satellite images, icons, and much more.
International Station
RealAudio radio broadcasts in Polish, Russian, Austrian and German, Arabic, Chinese, Korean, Bulgarian, and Serbian.
License Plates of the World
View and find information about the license platesof many countries from Abu Dhabi (UAE) to Zimbabwe.
Local Times Around the World
Shows you date and current time in places around the world
Nations of the World
Information on over 250 countries, including a map and details about their economy, geography, defense, government and people. Access country information either alphabetically, from an index, or by continent.
Paises Hispanos
Information about Spanish speaking countries in English or Spanish.
Political Resources on the Net
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to parties, organizations, governments, media and more from all around the world."
Preview Travel
A service with more than 100 travel video clips for over 60 destinations around the world. Preview Travel has also introduced current and historical weather information, interactive maps, a currency converter, information on sights and attractions, hotel and restaurant reviews and other content provided by Fodor's Travel Publications, Inc.
Sounds of the World's Animals
"Animals make much the same sounds around the world, but each language expresses them differently. English and French cows sound the same, but not in English and French! Explore the sounds of the world's languages through the sounds of the world's animals. "
Virtual Global Learner Centre
Global education resources for teachers including topics of food security, human rights, peace and conflict resolution, gender equity and multiculturalism
World Flag Database
Large, clear, printable flag graphics and basic country information can be found here.
World History : HyperHistory
A clickable chart of people and events throughout human history.
WWW Virtual Library - Migration and Ethnic Relations
Maintained by the University of Texas' Center for Middle Eastern Studies, this is a comprehensive index (meta-list) of the major information sources about and from the Middle East.
WWW Virtual Library - Anthropology
Here's a meta-list that leads to many valuable sites and servers about different peoples.
WWW Virtual Library - Pacific Studies
A meta-list of links to various resources about the Pacific region.

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