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What's the Difference What's the Difference is software that will run on both Mac OSX and Windows 98, 2000, or XP developed at NASA Ames Research Center. It enables users to compare different planets or moons to each other and select a topic which will show the similarities and differences between them. The software also includes a test your knowledge section, a journal tool, and a create your own comparisons tool. The download is approximately 500 MB. From EdNA Online on July 3, 2005 at 10:30 p.m..


NASA World Wind 1.3 World Wind is software that lets the user zoom from satellite altitude into any place on Earth. Leveraging Landsat satellite imagery and Shuttle Radar Topography Mission data, World Wind lets you experience Earth terrain in visually rich 3D, just as if you were really there. The initial download is large (180 MB, and may only be used under the terms of the NASA Open Source Agreement. From EdNA Online on July 3, 2005 at 10:30 p.m..


ALT : association for linguistic typology This is the Web page for the Association for Linguistic Typology (ALT), an international organisation founded in March 1994, acting as an interest group for typologists and encouraging co-operation across its international community. The page offers practical information, such as: links to the ALT members directory showing their language expertise and research interests; details on how to join ALT and to subscribe to its journal, Linguistic Typology; information on funding available for typological research; a list of other typological Web sites and linguistic organisations; the ALT Grammar Wa From New Humbul Resources on July 3, 2005 at 10:30 p.m..


Monthly mystery spectrogram page The Monthly Mystery Spectrogram Web page is a phonetics quiz based on reading a spectrogram, a visual representation of an acoustic signal. It was put together by Rob Hagiwara at the Phonetics Laboratory of the Linguistics Department, Washington University. The site offers basic theoretical and practical information on formant structure and articulatory configuration. The accompanying pages are inspired by the unlabeled spectrograms in Peter Ladefoged's A Course in Phonetics, and the UCLA practical class in phonetic data analysis. Mystery spectrogram archive with detailed solutions is ava From New Humbul Resources on July 3, 2005 at 10:30 p.m..


Market Research Market Research Resources - A bird's eve view From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on July 3, 2005 at 2:58 a.m..


Be Shaken : Learning for Change - The 3rd Australian Learning Communities Conference This conference drew together people from a wide range of learning communities - virtual learning communities, schools and educational organisations, businesses, and Indigenous learning communities - and focused on three themes: Learning Leaders; Learning Communities in Practice; and Learning for Change. From EdNA Online on July 2, 2005 at 11:30 p.m..


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