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URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://stellarium.org Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. And…It is frankly one of the best planetarium programs I have ever encountered.
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://sciencemag.org Science Magazine was founded in 1880 with $10,000 of seed money from Thomas Edison, and is published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science… a proper pedigree for such a great general science news website.
URL Labs’ Website Of the Week: http://wilcoworld.net/ Old Man, Neil Young recently yanked all of his music from all streaming services. Wilco just released their entire new album called Star Wars for free online. Even if the whole damn thing stinks, maybe Neil should consider doing something like this instead of just whining… boohoo0, old Read more
URL Labs’s Website Of The Week: http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/ Yes, you actually can buy lab equipment here, but it’s also a decent science news site.
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://www.singingwells.org/ The Singing Wells project (SWP) is a collaboration between Abubilla Music, a record label in London and Ketebul Music in Kenya, a non-profit organization committed to identifying, preserving and promoting the diverse music traditions of East Africa. You can also learn about the the 1950s field recordings by Hugh Tracey, who captured Read more
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://www.computerhistory.org Online home of the Computer History Museum. Lot’s of online exhibits and articles full of fun facts, like about how Lord Byron’s kid, Ada Lovelace, was really the world’s first computer geek.
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://www.researchgate.net/ Quote from the site: ”Our mission is to connect researchers and make it easy for them to share and access scientific output, knowledge, and expertise. On ResearchGate they find what they need to advance their research.” One downside – you have to sign up (it is free) before Read more
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://n2yo.com Realtime satellite tracking. You can track the Planetary Society’s LightSail here: http://www.n2yo.com/?s=40661
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://truth-out.org Quote from the site: “Truthout works to spark action by revealing systemic injustice and providing a platform for transformative ideas, through in-depth investigative reporting and critical analysis. With a powerful, independent voice, we will spur the revolution in consciousness and inspire the direct action that is necessary to Read more
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week. https://zinnedproject.org Home of the Zinn Education Project. Quote from site: “The Zinn Education Project promotes and supports the teaching of people’s history in middle and high school classrooms across the country. The website offers free, downloadable lessons and articles organized by theme,time period, and reading level.” In memory of him, Read more
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: https://www.chromeexperiments.com/ “Creative code for the web.” Using HTML 5 to the max. Awesome visualizations that remind me of Flash back in the day. Good for you HTML5!
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://lulu.com/ Everything you need (including free ISBNs) to publish your work and thumbing your nose at the big pub houses.