Animal in You Personailty Test Are
you more of a bat or a penguin? Take this fun,
short test to find out which animal you are most similar to in personality.
After you submit your answers, you are given an animal summary of
characteristics you rated closest with...this is a great test to
pass along or email to friends, too!!
Beginner's Guide to Model Rockets Although
somewhat bland visually, this content-rich site provides a wealth
of information plus activities to those interested in model rocketry.
You'll find clear explanations and diagrams of the basic parts of
a model rocket, the history of model rockets, and principles such
as recovery, thrust, lift, and drag. Through its many interactive
demos and flight simulations, the site painlessly teaches principles
of math and physics as well!
Ben & Jerry's Website This
official site by the famous ice cream makers includes lots of fun
extras: the "Flavor Graveyard," for unsucessful flavors no longer
offered by the company, the "Post Office," with an extensive collection
of electronic postcards you can send to your friends, online games
that you can play, directions for seasonal crafts, & free wallpaper
and screensavers that you can download to your computer.
Check out this site full of stuff to catch your interest. Like video
games? Check out Bored.com’s arcade. Need a laugh? Click on
over to Bored.com’s humor section for jokes and funny videos.
Bored.com will cure your boredom as soon as you enter the site.
The Cat Channel
very comprehensive site on cats covers buying and caring for a cat,
an indexed encyclopedia of cat breeds, links to other web pages
about cats, and even CAT COLLEGE where you can interact with other
cat lovers. The high-quality color photographs of each breed are
a nice bonus.
The Dog Hause
fun page for pet lovers includes a little of everything: animal-related
quotes, proverbs, superstitions, trivia, jokes, & clip-art,
plus straightforward info. on neutering and caring for your pet,
a variety of discussion forums (the "Paw Boards"), and more.
The site provides info. on cats, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians,
small mammals, and exotic animals, as well as dogs.
Kaleidoscope Painter With
minimal practice, you can create endless variation in the patterns
displayed by this virtual kaleidoscope, simply by choosing the size
of your "paintbrush," and then dragging your mouse across the screen.
Intricate, psychedelic designs will appear almost magically in a
rainbow spectrum of rich, glowing hues. Provides a soothing,
creative interlude, though unfortunately, saving your finished creation
LEGO Worlds Remember
the good old days, LEGOs scattered all over the living room and
at least three masterpieces of construction in progress? This
official LEGO site provides all of the advantages and none of the
disadvantages of LEGO play: no mess (the construction and
games are all online), you'll look like someone working on a computer
rather than someone playing with toys, plus all the nifty new products
(Star Wars, Design Your Own Legoland Park, Lego Racers, etc.) are
FREE! Naturally, the site creators hope that eventually you'll
long for 3D LEGO fun.
Name that Candybar Gaze
longingly at these full-color cross sections, and then challenge
yourself to match each "mystery" candybar with its brand name and
wrapper. Another fun site for those times when your brain
needs a bit of a rest. Warning: don't even think about visiting
this visual feast for chocoholics unless you have a bit of chocolate
Personality Tests on the Web An
interactive site offering a variety of online personality tests
that you can take, ranging from the serious to the quirky.
You'll find tests evaluating your health, love life, personality
"type," stress level, and more, along with interpretations of your
results. You'll also find IQ tests on the site and recommended
up by veterinarians, this helpful site has information on pets from
ferrets to fish. The site includes thousands of articles by the
vets themselves as well as tons of other resources to help you take
the best care of your pet possible. Read about animals in the news
and how you can help prevent animal abuse. A great source for expert
information on your beloved pet.
Roadside America: Your Online Guide to Offbeat Attractions
to add some pizzaz to a family road trip? Convince your folks
to take a slight detour to visit one of Roadside America's quirky
"must-see" tourist attractions, such as the world's largest twine
ball in Branson, Missouri or Lucy the Elephant near Atlantic City.
The Electric Map allows you to click on a state and find info.
(plus plenty of color photos) on some of the most unusual places
to visit in that state.
quirky interactive site allows you to create (and then set in motion)
surprisingly lifelike online constructions using "masses", "springs",
and "muscles". Visit the SodaZoo to view creatures submitted
by other web surfers with too much time on their hands.
Free Stuff First
you choose a category (books, health & beauty, posters, pet
stuff, etc.), then choose from a list of free products that you
can send away for. Sometimes you have to complete an online
survey to receive the freebie, and, of course, you always need to
submit an address or post office box, so do be aware that your privacy
is somewhat compromised every time you request a product.