Check here for links to web sites for all fifty states.
Find facts and figures for over 206 countries.
Atlapedia Online contains key information on every country of the world. Each
country profile provides facts and data on geography, climate, people,
religion, language, history, and economy, making it ideal for personal or
family education and for students of all ages.
Extensive data, maps, and flags of all the countries in the world. Current Web
edition is 2002.
Geo Globe: Interactive
Explore the world with Geo Globe’s selection of interactive games, and find
out about strange and familiar features of the planet! Ever wondered which
continent has the most countries? Do you know how deep the ocean gets? How
plants survive in the tundra? Which waterfall is the highest in the world? If
you’re curious about world geography, this is the right place!
Maps, cultures, and facts from around the world. Includes a special section
Part of the U.S. Census Bureau. You can enter a place name or zip code and get
needed information from census data from the 1990 Census Lookup server.
Includes a link to Census 2000.
An 11-year-old’s page that travels to a different country each month. Includes
country facts and histories of the countries.
NEWS AND CURRENT EVENTS
News from ABC with an easy organizational structure. Includes a fact for the
News from CNN organized in a clear, crisp fashion with coverage in a wide
number of areas.
Frequently updated world news as well as coverage in sports, entertainment and
Time for Kids
This companion to the Time for Kids magazine connects youth with
up-to-the-minute news and current events. The site also includes a dictionary,
measurement conversion table, country information and games. Full-text
articles are available in English and Spanish.
View information about member nations, take a virtual tour, explore issues of
human rights relating to children or take quizzes and play games to help you
learn about the countries of the world. Interactive and well designed for