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Cool Web Apps & Sites June 18, 2019 posted by

Warning Stripes Visualization – how does climate change look in your area?

We do really good with visualizations. When we can put abstract ideas, like climate change, into something we can see, people understand it better. As with most things, simple goes a long way. Which is why the Warning Stripes Visualization works so well and now you can see it for your area.


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Warning Stripes Visualization – how does climate change look in your area?
Cool Web Apps & Sites April 22, 2019 posted by

Climate Change Chat Bot – get a crash course in climate change

Climate change is a big deal but not everyone understands it. This isn’t their fault, it’s a lot of information to take in! And everyday, it seems that we are finding out something new about the issue. It’s a lot to keep up with. Thankfully, BBC has help, in the form of a bot. The Climate Change Chat Bot will help anyone get up to speed on what’s going on with the climate.


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Climate Change Chat Bot – get a crash course in climate change
Cool Web Apps & Sites April 5, 2019 posted by

Relive the Last of the 00’s, Musically – Internet Archive saves a portion of the lost MySpace music

A few weeks ago it was announced that MySpace (which still exists) had lost around 12 years worth of music that had been uploaded to the site. This was a major bummer to a lot of people, bands and fans alike who viewed it as a sort of archive. Good news, the actual Internet Archive saved some of the music and you can search and listen to it!


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Relive the Last of the 00’s, Musically – Internet Archive saves a portion of the lost MySpace music
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 18, 2019 posted by

Ancient Earth – check out the history of your city with this web app

This week the ten year challenge was the big thing but that’s nothing to the planet. Ten years is a blink of an eye to Earth. See where the Earth was over a real timeline with this cool web app. With it, you can see how the Earth has changed over the past 750 million years.


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Ancient Earth – check out the history of your city with this web app
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 31, 2018 posted by

CuriosityStream – the streaming service for documentaries

Tired of just binge watching Netflix? Afraid your brain is melting from all the amazing movies and shows? Well then make a promise to yourself for the new year to learn some things. Still in the form of visual media of course because it’s the future and that’s what we got. CuriosityStream is the streaming service for documentaries.


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CuriosityStream – the streaming service for documentaries