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ArtsEdNet
ArtsEdNet is an online service developed by the Getty Center for Education in the Arts to support the needs of the K-12 arts education community. Their goal is to use the Internet to facilitate the exchange of ideas and information on K-12 arts education.

Wilmerding, Pennsylvania: An Historical Small Town Treasure
If you've ever taken a ride on the railroad you've seen the countless small towns along the rails as they whiz past the windows. The train stops in Wilmerding, Pennsylvania so that you can get off and take a look around the town. You'll enjoy this wonderful historical look at this small Pennsylvania town, like so many other small railroad towns, and the people who call Wilmerding home.

Earth and Sky Radio Series
The popular PBS radio series is now available on the Web. The website makes use of RealAudio, including technical information, to provide archives of all broadcast segments.

Primer on Molecular Genetics
Genes, chromosomes, genetic therapy...they're in the news everyday. What's everyone talking about? This site will help you learn the basics.

Ask Orkin
Orkin offers more information than you may have ever wanted to know about insects. The pest control people at Orkin provide scientific profiles of common (and not so common) household pests. Fortunately, they also provide free household inspections if you happen to recognize any of these creatures as your roommates.

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