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SITE OF THE DAY ARCHIVE
"Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves,
or we know where we can find information upon it."

- Samuel Johnson

APR 2018


Previous Archives

DATE SITE OF THE DAY
4/1/18    Top 100 April Fool's Day Hoaxes of All Time
   A reference guide to hoaxes, pranks, practical jokes, frauds, tricks, and other forms of deception.
4/2/18    NobelPrize.org
   Nobelprize.org is the official web site of the Nobel Prize. Here you will find information for every Nobel Prize since 1901, including the Nobel Laureates' biographies, Nobel Lectures, interviews, photos, articles, video clips, press releases, educational games and more.
4/3/18    Kids Count Data Center
   A project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, KIDS COUNT is the premier source for data on child and family well-being in the United States. Access hundreds of indicators, download data and create reports and graphics on the KIDS COUNT Data Center that support smart decisions about children and families.
4/4/18    Merriam-Webster: Visual Dictionary
   The Visual Dictionary is designed to help you find the right word at a glance. Filled with stunning illustrations labeled with accurate terminology in up to six languages, it is the ideal language-learning and vocabulary dictionary for use at school, at home or at work.
4/5/18    Social Security Admin: Actuarial Life Table
   A period life table is based on the mortality experience of a population during a relatively short period of time. Here we present the 2011 period life table for the Social Security area population. For this table, the period life expectancy at a given age is the average remaining number of years expected prior to death for a person at that exact age, born on January 1, using the mortality rates for 2011 over the course of his or her remaining life.
4/6/18    Faultline: Seismic Science at the Epicenter: Exploratorium
   The history and science of earthquakes as presented by Exploratorium.
4/7/18    100 Milestone Documents
   The following is a list of 100 milestone documents, compiled by the National Archives and Records Administration, and drawn primarily from its nationwide holdings. The documents chronicle United States history from 1776 to 1965.
4/8/18    Library of Congress: YouTube Channel
   Timeless treasures and contemporary presentations from the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. As the world's preeminent reservoir of knowledge, we are the steward of millions of recordings dating from the earliest Edison films to the present. In addition, we sponsor events, lectures and concerts that are free and open to the public.
4/9/18    Science Daily: Evolution News
   Evolution news articles delving into and supporting the theory of evolution. Science articles, photos and more.
4/10/18    WhatWasThere - Put history in its place!
   WhatWasThere ties historical photos to Google Maps, allowing you to tour familiar streets to see how they appeared in the past.
4/11/18    FactSlides: Random Facts
   Random Facts. Updated daily. FactSlides is an endless stream of amazing facts presented as colorful and animated slides. All facts are well verified and sourced.
4/12/18    NOAA National Weather Service
   NOAA National Weather Service. The headquarters of the National Weather Service is located in Silver Spring, Maryland, with regional headquarters located in Kansas City, Missouri; Bohemia, New York; Fort Worth, Texas; Salt Lake City, Utah; Anchorage, Alaska; and Honolulu, Hawaii. With some 5,000 employees in 122 weather forecast offices, 13 river forecast centers, 9 national centers, and other support offices around the country, NWS provides a national infrastructure to gather and process data worldwide. Each year, NWS collects some 76 billion observations and issues approximately 1.5 million forecasts and 50,000 warnings.
4/13/18    GasBuddy: USA National Gas Price Heat Map
   See what gas prices are around the country at a glance. Areas are color coded according to their price for the average price for regular unleaded gasoline.
4/14/18    US TreasuryDirect: The Debt to the Penny and Who Holds It
   To find the total public debt outstanding on a specific day or days, simply select a single date or date range and click on the 'Find History' button. The data on total public debt outstanding is available daily. The debt held by the public versus intragovernmental holdings data is available.
4/15/18    Oanda: Currency Converter / Foreign Exchange Rates
   OANDA uses innovative computer and financial technology to provide Internet-based forex trading and currency information services to everyone, from individuals to large corporations, from portfolio managers to financial institutions. OANDA is a market maker and a trusted source for currency data. It has access to one of the world's largest historical, high frequency, filtered currency databases.
4/16/18    US Census Bureau: American FactFinder
   American FactFinder is your source for population, housing, economic and geographic information. Find popular facts (population, income, etc.) and frequently requested data about your community.
4/17/18    WebMD: Symptom Checker
   The WebMD Symptom Checker is designed to help you understand what your medical symptoms could mean, and provide you with the trusted information you need to help make informed decisions in your life for better health.
4/18/18    CIA Museum
   The CIA Museum supports the Agency's operational, recruitment and training missions and helps visitors better understand CIA and its contributions to national security. The Museum's staff works with Presidential libraries and other major museums and institutions for display in public exhibitions. These collaborations help promote a wider understanding of the craft of intelligence and its role in the American experience.
4/19/18    Railroad History, An Overview Of The Past
   Interested in learning much more about out nation's railroad history? You can do so here, from the earliest years in the 1820s through today.
4/20/18    MedlinePlus: Drugs, Herbs, and Supplements
   From the U.S. National Library of Medicine. Learn about your prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines. Browse dietary supplements and herbal remedies. Includes side effects, dosage, special precautions, and more.


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