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  • Kids Invent Stuff
    ...Where 4-11 year olds have the chance to get their invention ideas built by real engineers
  • Symbololology
    ...Non-keyboard characters
  • Music Map
    ...Providing the ultimate genealogy of popular music genres
  • The Atlas of Moons
    ...Over 200 Moons in our Solar System
  • Websters 1913
    ...Connoisseur's reference to American English - a dictionary for writers and wordsmiths
  • Discover Egypt's Monuments
    ...Virtual trip through Alexandria, Aswan, Cairo, Giza, Luxor etc
  • This vs That
    ...What is the difference between this & that?
  • Wow Science
    ...Searching out the best primary science activities
  • Let's Go Live!
    ...Stay curious - family-friendly science and education videos
  • Ask Nature
    ...Create nature-inspired solutions for a healthy planet
  • Book Club for Kids
    ...Free, 20-minute podcast devoted to middle grade books and readers
  • Forms Design
    ...Best practice, research insights and examples
  • Science Sparks
    ...Bursting with easy science experiments for kids of all ages
  • Story Online
    ...Award-winning children’s literacy website
  • Neopronouns
    ...Created to make pronouns that feel like home
  • Portal to the Heritage of Astronomy
    ...Relating to the practice of astronomy and to social uses and representations of astronomy
  • Rostype
    ...Free Fonts to download for both personal and commercial use
  • Endangered Species
    ...General education on endangered species
  • Aboriginal History of Yarra
    ...Explores the relationships between the Traditional Owners and Settlers through the early years of Melbourne’s establishment
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  • Pic of the Week
  • Sounds of Australia
    ...Sound recordings with cultural, historical and aesthetic significance and relevance
  • Lexitecture
    ...Source of random etymology from a pair of language geeks
  • Beautiful News
    ...A collection of good news, positive trends, uplifting statistics and facts
  • Unit Converter
    ...All Type of Online Calculator & Metric Conversions
  • The Physics Aviary
    ...Programs to help physics students around the world master the big ideas in physics
  • Best Books
    ...More than 2,000 recommendations from NPR staff and trusted critics
  • World Time Buddy
    ...Convenient world clock, time zone converter, and online meeting scheduler
  • WiDS Podcast
    ...Leading women in data science share their work, advice, and lessons
  • Bangarra Dance Theatre
    ...Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisation and one of Australia’s leading performing arts companies
  • Maths In A Minute
    ...Explores key mathematical concepts in just a few words
  • Myths & Legends
    ...Listen to individual episodes, explore discussion posts, and see pictures, art, and maps from the stories
  • Adam's Apples
    ...An amateur explores the pomaceous fruit
  • Australian Acoustic Observatory
    ...Continental-scale acoustic sensor network, recording for a five-year period across multiple Australian ecosystems
  • Art Detective
    ...Aims to improve knowledge of the UK’s public art collection
  • Photoshop Tutorials
    ...Tutorials, tips, and more
  • 8-Bit Show And Tell
    ...Join retro computer and video game programmer and collector Robin Harbron
  • Weather Spark
    ...The Typical Weather Anywhere on Earth
  • Map Dragons
    ...A Cartographic Odyssey
    ...The search engine that cryptographically protects your privacy