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Rubber bands. Toothpicks. Post-It notes. Salt. There's lots of stuff you've
already got around your house that could be put to better (or at least more)
uses. See what you could do.
Thrive brings all your financial accounts (credit cards, bank accounts,
investments & more) into one place so you can see what you have and what you
owe. The site also analyzes your financial information and calculates your
financial health, which can help you understand your long term financial
Weirdest Animal Discoveries
horror frog & more
Want to see the world's smallest snake? A solar-powered sea slug? Zombie
caterpillars? Then take a quick look at the odd new species discovered just last
year. Don't miss the links to enlarge or view extra images.That's
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Flying somewhere this summer? Find the best seat on your plane first. Seat Guru
has a database of thousands of seat reviews submitted by flyers like you. They
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Dogs & cats &
pigs, oh my!
Adopting a pet couldn't be easier at Petfinder.com. Search for dogs and cats,
reptiles and rabbits, horses and pigs, and more. You'll also find plenty of tips
and advice, local animal shelters, and other pet-focused info.
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Stolen ID Search
information is out there
Every day thousands of Social Security and credit card numbers are
revealed online where fraudsters can find them. Here's a simple, free
way to check if your personal information has been compromised. It's
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Game: Magic Ball 3
If you like break-out games, this cool 3D adventure is just the ticket.
With 80 spectacular levels, you'll find more than enough challenge to
keep you going.
Take me out to the magic ball game
Big Car, Small Car
How's this for a hobby? Compare model cars with real ones using a
technique called forced perspective to make them look the same size.
Then take pictures. Amazingly, there are photos of these model cars from
around the world. Sub-subcompact cars
yourself a face lift
Ever wondered how you'd look with someone else's eyes or nose? This site
uses advanced algorithms to digitally transplant features from one face
to another. Try it on you own face or choose from a gallery of celebrity
photos. Quality face time
An online community for fans and users of Apple's Garageband songwriting
software. There are thousands of loops you can use to create your own
music, and you can even upload your own loops and songs to share with
the world. Find your groove
Houses of the Future
Homes, sweet homes
So what if they don’t include your own personal “Rosie”—the Jetsons’
good-natured, frilly-aproned robot housekeeper. These six futuristic
houses are light years ahead of their time in their innovative use of
environmentally sustainable materials, rainwater recycling, solar
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Meet George Jetson...
With all the chatter about escalating gas prices (and all the missing
cash in your bank account), you might be considering trading in your SUV
for a cost-efficient hybrid. Check out this comprehensive site about
hybrid news, mileage comparisons, buying guides—and for the tech-wary,
reasons why you might not want to buy.
Take a right turn
your web-footed friends
Couldn’t you use some more penguins in your life? Take a well-deserved
break from your busy day and check in on these adorable arctic creatures
on the Penguin Cam. Then visit some of the other aquarium cams—sea
otters, an underwater kelp forest, and more—courtesy of the Monterey Bay
See some sea life
No one belongs here more than you
writer's Web site
What do you do after you write a book? You write on your kitchen
appliances, naturally. Writer, filmmaker, and artist Miranda July proves
the pen is mightier than the kitchen knife as she introduces her book
and her self in an unforgettably creative way. Plus, you’ll learn that
stovetops are better notepads.
Writer's block or butcher block?
travelers, by travelers
If your idea of a relaxing 5-star holiday includes a loose plan and the
night sky, we’ve got the travel site for you. Travelfish.org offers
insightful, organized travel and backpacking information for Asian
destinations, such as Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, and more—including
preparation guides, guesthouse reviews, discussion forums, and general
advice from other adventurers.
Hit the road
Business watchdog blog
Business watchdog blog
This financial journalist's blog keeps a keen eye on corporations' 10K
and annual reports, making sure they're playing within the rules. Follow
her stories on notable captains of industry and how she spotlights their
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Amphibians go neck & neck!
Finally, a Web site that lets you raise, feed, train, and care for your
own animated racing frog. Enter it into races, win medals—even see your
winning leaper on frog TV. Watch out for virtual warts!
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treats for the mind!
These mental snacks are all about doing your own scientific
experiments and observations with mostly common household items. Learn
about light refraction, magnetism, balance, motion—all from the comfort
of your home!
Come into the laboratory!
FIFA World Cup
This year's World Cup soccer championship in Germany starts June 9th,
and you're there! Well, almost. Check here for all the action of your
favorite teams and players in photos and video highlights and more.
It's a goooooaal!
bit of geek heaven!
If you like gizmos, gadgets and thingamabobs, yours is a never-ending
quest for the latest information on the hottest stuff. Look no further.
This blog keeps an eye on the cutting-edge, electronic and otherwise.
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Connect with your community
Free service connects you via email (or otherwise) with your actual
neighbors and local government officials. Get to know someone nearby, or
have your say in City Hall.
make just about anything
Here's the online home of Make magazine, which is loaded with
instructions on cool things you can build. It also promotes the culture
of just making things. If you're a Handy Andy or Angie, then roll up
your sleeves and get your busy fingers ready.
What to make today?
ACME Heart Maker
You know those heart-shaped Valentine candies with goofy messages on
them that taste like sugar-coated rocks? Now you can make your own! Just
an image, though—pop it onto your Web site, or in an email, or anywhere
Game: Bubble Struggle
the bouncing bubbles!
You're a little secret agent critter who has to pop bouncing bubbles
with what looks like a Taser! Just don't get bonked on the head by a
Cue the Lawrence Welk music!
Your Daily Art
dose of culture
Wish you could pop into a great art museum each day? Then check this
out. Every day a classic work of art is posted with a brief history on
the piece as well as the artist who made it. Educational and fun.
Every picture tells a story!
meals in 20 minutes!
Think your life's too busy for a home-cooked meal? Think again! In less
time than it might take to bring home take-out, you can have a complete
meal prepared, cooked, and on the table! Choose from 170 20-minute
gourmet menus sure to get your family's mouths watering.
Have a taste!
Sesame Street Online
and parents alike!
Big Bird, Cookie Monster, and the rest of the gang are online! Your
toddlers can play games like Letters to Big Bird or Peek-a-Boo Elmo,
listen to Elmo and friends tell a story, visit the Art Room or the
Sesame Music Zone, and much more! There's also an entire section for
Let us tell you how to get, how to get to Sesame Street!
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Think you might have an infection? Worried that your building is
dangerous? Let Dr. Fungus reassure you—by laying out the symptoms and
treatments for common kinds of fungal disease. You can also explore
photos of fungi affecting plants, animals, people, buildings, and more!
Go there now!
The Seven Wonders of the World
One still stands. One has recently been re-discovered. Four are lost to
antiquity. One may never have even existed. They are the Seven Wonders
of the Ancient World. Learn all about these structures, each built over
2,000 years ago, which became known as the greatest creations of
mankind. They're Wonder-full!
Life Expectancy Calculator
will you live?
Sure, you can never really know. But it's still fun to try to find out!
This free, anonymous questionnaire from the Alliance for Aging Research
asks about health, lifestyle, and family history to predict your life
expectancy. Get your instant results—then learn what you can do to
improve your health and quality of life!
Peek into your future!
The Mirror Project
Medicine cabinets. Rear-view mirrors. Reflective buildings. Pools of
water. Thousands of people from around the world contribute to this
growing Web site by capturing and sharing photos of themselves in all
kinds of reflective surfaces. Check out the pictures or add yourself to
the collection! Step through the looking glass!
Game: Every Second Counts
can you hold it?
This is a very simple game. Starting at 2/10 of a second and building
each round, your task is to simply hold down the button for the exact
period of time shown. That's it. Easy, right? Muhahahaha!!!
May is National Bike Month!
League of American Bicyclists
May 16-20 is National Bike to Work Week. Check out the League for news,
information, events in your area, and more. These guys live bicycles, so
if there's anything you ever wanted to know, they've got you covered.
There's even a bicycle blog!Pedal Your Blues Away!
physics for the rest of us
If your grasp of subatomic physics is rusty, you'll appreciate this
easy-to-digest site about particles—the stuff that everything is made
of. Learn about neutrinos, quarks, and other quirky things that are too
small to see. Explore the very small!
trivia, dictionary links, & more
Word-Fans: Get cool trivia about words from O.E.D., the Behemoth of
dictionaries! Find a list of Commonly Misspelled Words. Enjoy
free Crossword puzzles, and read answers to the word world's strangest
Frequently Asked Questions!Perambulate there now!