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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
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 27, 2018 posted by

Food Calculator – what is your morning coffee costing the earth

When you think about cutting down your carbon footprint, there’s probably a lot of focus on how much gas you’re burning or what it takes to heat your home. These are important factors but what we eat makes a huge difference too. See what your favorite foods do to the environment with the Food Calculator.


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Food Calculator – what is your morning coffee costing the earth
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 7, 2018 posted by

DailyLit – snippets of books, delivered to your email

We can read books pretty much anywhere we can carry a phone these days but you still may not have the time to leisurely enjoy the written word. If you’ve got a couple of minutes in your day, you can read some of the classics bit by bit with DailyLit, the service that sends you micro sections of fiction.


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DailyLit – snippets of books, delivered to your email
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 29, 2018 posted by

Climate Visuals – this website is putting a human face on climate change

Climate change is a big deal but we have a hard time visualizing it. When we think of climate change most of probably think of polar bears and industrial smoke stacks but it turns out those images don’t really connect well and turn into action. Climate Visuals is a library of images that capture climate change in a way that we can understand and prompt people to engage.


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Climate Visuals – this website is putting a human face on climate change
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 28, 2018 posted by

Relax My Cat – YouTube videos to chill out cats

Cats get stressed out too. I know it may seem like they have no reason to ever fret about anything but chasing that red dot, birds that they can see from the window, things like that, they just stress them out. Kidding! Mostly, some cats really are anxious and need a bit of help in staying chill. Relax My Cat is the YouTube channel that’s made to calm cats down.


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Relax My Cat – YouTube videos to chill out cats
Cool Web Apps & Sites October 31, 2018 posted by

Fakespot – are all those five stare reviews really legit?

Do you shop online? Probably yes if you’re reading this article. Online has so much great stuff! And although there are websites where you know what you’re getting is a knockoff and that’s cool, there are other sites that we count on being legit. Know when the reviews are leading you astray with Fakespot, the website that rate the reviews.


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Fakespot – are all those five stare reviews really legit?
Cool Web Apps & Sites October 5, 2018 posted by

Tip of my Tongue – figure out that word you can’t quite remember

We’ve all had that moment when we’re thinking of a word, it’s right on the tip of our tongue but we can’t quite come up with it. I have that moment a lot because, well, I spend a lot of time thinking about words. Anyway, it’s a universal issue. Get some help with Tip of my Tongue, the web app that will help you figure it out.


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Tip of my Tongue – figure out that word you can’t quite remember
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 10, 2018 posted by

What Is Your Time Really Worth – figure out what your time is worth

How much is your time really worth? Most of us just use what we make an hour to figure out how much our time is worth but is that really correct? What if we’re underpaid? How do we feel about our time then? Time is the most important thing you have and you should know how you think about it. What Is Your Time Really Worth To You is a web tool to help you visualize how much your time…


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What Is Your Time Really Worth – figure out what your time is worth
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 9, 2018 posted by

Does the Dog Die – know what happens in a movie before you see it

Not everything that comes on movies and television are ok for everybody in the audience. Some people have visual triggers or plot points that they just can’t deal with emotionally, both children and adults. If you want to have a good time at the movies without worry, check out Does the Dog Die, the website that shares spoilers so you’re not surprised.


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Does the Dog Die – know what happens in a movie before you see it