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VRML -Virtual Reality on the Web (Plugins Required)
Cosmo Player -plugin from Silicon Graphics
Cosmo Galleries -includes VR Art, Engineering, Reference, Recreation, and Science
Virtual World Wide Web  Lots of places to explore -Requires Superscape's Viscape Plugin
Virtual Free Sites is a Web Surfer's Guide of over 300 helpful pages pointing towards 10,000 Selected sites.

CyberAstronomy: An interactive 3D tour of our Solar System
Map of the earth showing areas of light and day
United Space Alliance Virtual Tour
View of the Earth from orbiting satellites
View Surf  (live video streaming) Requires "Com One" plugin
Virtual Reality Archive (Nasa) Takes a minute to download image

Weather Links

Live Weather Data From Hare High School, Garden Grove, California

Logo Latest seismic activity in L.A. and Orange County

Automated Weather Source - School Weather Network 
Check the Weather
CNN Interactive Weather - (Extensive data base)
Earth Cam - Web Cam Network - A Huge amount of webcams on the net
Earth Watch
Environmental Remote Sensing Laboratory Global Temperature Anomalies
How weather works (USA Today) - Text and diagrams
Guide to the Science of the Atmosphere - USA Today
Live Weather Report from Lake High School -Garden Grove, California, USA
The Weather Channel Home
The Weather Channel - Education Index
Storm Encyclopedia | Video Forcasts  |  Audio Forcasts
The Weather Channel Storm Encyclopedia
Sites for Weather Education

National Weather Service
National Weather Service - Interactive Weather Information Network
Geostationary Satellite Server

Sites for Weather Education
Southland Weather - Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego and Mountains and Deserts
Surf Cams and surf reports from around the world -Includes Weather Reports and Satellite Images
The current weather in Antarctica
The Weather Channel
The Weather Underground
UM Weather - Connecting you to the World of Weather
USA Today Weather
Weather in Huntington Beach, California
Weather in Huntington Beach, California (Accu-Weather 92647)
Weather in Toronto, Canada
Weather in Vancouver, Canada 

Weatherbug - have weather from WeatherNet schools sit in your system tray.  Includes webcams, radar, forecasts and more...
Weather Dude - Welcome to the weather education site especially for kids, parents and teachers from national TV meteorologist
Nick Walker.
Weather Underground - Wind chill, satellite images, extensive data base. Every thing you
UM Weather WeatherSites  -provides access to over 380 North American weather sites.
Yahoo Weather

Web Cams
Beach Cams - Surf Reports
Big Ben WebCam - London England
Com One: Live Video -Includes views from France of beaches, Cities, etc...-  Requires Com1 Plugin
Cam City
Directory of Webcams - Exstensive List
Earth Cam -Find the Webcam you have been looking for!
Geostationary images of the earth
How to set up a webcam?
Huntington Beach, California - Live Video Feed
Leonard's Cam world -1000 Links
Live View of O'Connell Bridge in Dublin City
Old Faithful Geyser Webcam, Yellowstone, Wyoming
Panda Cam Video - San Diego Zoo - Requires Realplayer | Panda Cam
Perpetual Robotics live Web Cams that you control
San Diego Bay Cam

Satellite images and Science Museums Webcams
Shark Cam -Live still image from Waikiki aquarium
Surf Cams and surf reports from around the world -Includes Weather Reports and Satellite Images
Surveyor Comporation Webcam Satellite
- Contains thousands links to webcams, sorted by category
Travel Cams - Discovery / Travel channel cams
UM Weather Cams
View of the Earth from orbiting satellites
Web Cam Central - Top rated for hundreds of topics and locations
Yahoo - Interesting devices connected to the net - Web Cams

Live Video Feed Surfcams - From Surfline

Choose a Surf Webcam from the list.

Earth Quake Information

Seismo Cam -KNBC Los Angeles
Recent Earth Quakes in California

Web Browsers and Plug-ins and On-Line Tutorials

Web Browsers

Microsoft Internet Explorer
Netscape | Netscape Plugins

Netscape Communicator 4.x  
Browsing the Web: The Basics
Building Web Pages with Netscape Composer
The World Wide Web Featuring Netscape Communicator™ 4 Software -Course Technology book

Apple Quick Time Plugins
Com One: Live Video -Includes views from France of beaches, Cities, etc...-  Requires Com1 Plugin
Cosmo Player -plugin from Silicon Graphics
Crescendo Music Plugin
Cult 3D -Cult3D is a real-time, software-only, multiplatform 3D rendering engine.
Cult 3D Gallery
MGIsoft  Plugins |  Make your photos Zoom online!
United Space Alliance Virtual Tour -Requires (Live Picture Plugin)

More Plugins

Progressive Networks: Real Audio Video Player
Shockwave Flashe and other plugins by Macromedia
Superscape Viscape VR plugin -Providing Interactive 3D Software
Vivo Player / Real Player

Web Page Creation Tools and Resources
ASP Source Code and Demonstrations
Animation factory -Free Clipart for web pages
Beginners Guide to Html -NCSA
Bizman's Free Web Graphics -includes matching graphic sets
Classroom Connect - Best on the web
Classroom clipart - Free and useful for webpages, and other presentations.
Clip Art for Web Pages -Free
Clip Art and Image Searches
Cool text - free service, provides real-time generation of customized graphics for your web page
C-Net Web Building Tools

Fotomagic - Chuck Dowling . Freelance photographer has been shooting professionally since 1985. His work includes photography for model portfolios, portraits, corporate brochures, concerts, weddings, real estate, theatre, sports, websites, and special events.

Great Website Design Tips
How to add Crescendo music player to your site!
HTML Goodies
Java Boutique
Java -Spice up your web pages with these free java scripts
Midi Options for Web authors
Midi Farm -Collection of midi files
Mouse Over Magic -CNET
On-Line Web Page Tools -gifs, animated banners, buttons fonts and symbols and more...
RGB To Hex Converter and Hex to RGB -Interactive
Site Inspector
-Rates your site for free!
Free Code source Code and other Web Page tools and Utilities.
Texture Creator - Back Ground Images for Web Pages or Power Point Presentations
The Multimedia Place - World animated flags and free animated gifs
Web Clip Art
Web Master's Search Engine Submission and Registration - Good resources
Web Monkey - HTML Resources
Web pages that suck! -A good resource for Improving Your Site's Look and Feel
World Wide Web Consortium
W3C HTML Validation Service -Checks HTML documents for compliance with W3C HTML standards. -

Web Based Web Page Creation and Free! Server Space

50 - offers FTP support - includes FTP and Site Copier to transfer an existing site
Geocities / Yahoo - Has MS Front Page Support
Other Free Web Hosting
School Notes - Post homework assignments to the web for free!
Family Education .com -Free home pages for educators
Web Pulisher's Curricululm resources - If you are teaching web page design, or if you just want to get that image placed
just so on a page, this is a great resource for you.

Free helper services for an existing site

Nethopers - this service you can exchange your Web site's cumbersome URL into something much more elegant and easy-to-remember, such as:

Smart Redirect - Got a long, unprofessional, bad looking URL to your Homepage? Change it NOW!

Get your own domain name

Network Solutions

How to Make a Basic Web Page (Developed by students at CCUSD)
HTML Goodies Master List
HTML for Beginners: Know the code! (On-line Tutorial) - Former Official Domain Registration
Network Solutions - Domain Name Registration

Midi Farm - Collection of midi files
Midi Options for Web authors
Java Script authoring guide
PC World - Check oout many items of interest
Tu Cows - The Ultimate Collection of Winsock Software
Web Developers Virtual Library
Web Site Garage  - One Stop Shop for Servicing your Web Site

FTP Programs
Cute FTP
FTP Planet
- A community for FTP Users.
WSFTP (Free FTP program for Windows 95/NT
Fetch for the Macintosh

PC Magazine Online
How Do I?
-Many useful tips to master the use of your PC
PC Computing Web Site
Windows Annoyances
ZDNet Reviews

AnalogX - Free software downloads, internet utilities, Direct X Plugins
Dave Central Software Archive
Microsoft Free Downloads
Software Patches and updates
Tukids - Downloads for Kids
Tucows -Downloads

Last Updated
October 17, 2004
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