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Antique Maps, Old maps, Vintage Maps, Antique Atlases, Old Atlases. Your summary. Wiki Summarizer. WikiSummarizer is a Web-based application specializing in automatic summarization of Wikipedia articles.

Wiki Summarizer

Automatic summarization is the creation of a shortened version of a text by a computer program. The result is a summary that presents the most important points of the original text. A summary is a shorter version of the original information. It highlights the major points from the much longer article. The purpose is to help the reader to quickly get the essential points in a short period of time. WikiSummarizer automatically summarizes the Wikipedia articles. The blending of visualization with summarization, knowledge browsing, mind mapping provides you with a wide range of means to explore relevant content. All the summaries are stored in the WikiSummarizer knowledge base. In fact when we are summarizing, we are zipping through the whole content, homing in on the important chunks.

With the ability to summarize web pages everybody can become an instant speed reader. Yes. Massive Biometric Project Gives Millions of Indians an ID. In India, hundreds of millions of impoverished people have no ID—which means no bank account, credit, insurance, or government aid.Photo: Jonathan Torgovnik; Fingerprints: Getty The courtyard, just off a busy street in a Delhi slum called Mongolpuri, is buzzing with people—men in plastic sandals arguing with one another, women in saris holding babies on their hips, skinny young guys chattering on cheap cell phones.

Massive Biometric Project Gives Millions of Indians an ID

New arrivals take up positions at the end of a long queue leading to the gated entry of a low cement building. Every so often, a worker opens the gate briefly and people elbow their way inside onto a dimly lit stairway, four or five on each step. 7 billion people and you: What's your number? Sources: All population data are based on estimates by the UN Population Division and all calculations provided by the UN Population Fund.

7 billion people and you: What's your number?

The remaining data are from other sections of the UN, the Global Footprint Network and the International Telecommunications Union. Want to find out more? Visit the UN Population Fund's detailed population calculator, 7 billion and me. Notes on the data: Only birth dates after 1910 can be accommodated and only countries with populations of more than 100,000 people are included. Three country groupings - developed, developing and least developed - featured in the conclusions are those referenced by the UN for assessing the Millennium Development Goals.

Read the answers to frequently asked questions here. Redux. Systemesolaire2.jpg (JPEG Image, 30000x1000 pixels) - Scaled (5. Visual History of War, Religion, and Government. Persuasive Essay Format. Persuasive Essay Format Intro: *Immediately engage reader (attention getter) · get the reader “in the ballpark” *Establish context (topic of essay) · usually 2-3 sentences narrowing down to the point of the paper · cite your source with title and author (if using one source) *Strong & complete thesis statement Body: *Begin paragraphs with a clear, concise topic sentence · *Use concrete details (CD) · these include facts or quotes · cite sources when necessary (simplified: such as author’s last name & pg #) · *Create insightful commentary to support concrete details (2-3 comments per CD) · shoot for at least 2 CD per paragraph (+ commentary) *Address a counter argument.

Persuasive Essay Format

Photo-twitpic-login-future-28theyE28099re.jpg (JPEG Image, 600x4090 pixels) 10 Search Engines to Explore the Invisible Web. The Invisible Web refers to the part of the WWW that’s not indexed by the search engines.

10 Search Engines to Explore the Invisible Web

Most of us think that that search powerhouses like Google and Bing are like the Great Oracle”¦they see everything. Unfortunately, they can’t because they aren’t divine at all; they are just web spiders who index pages by following one hyperlink after the other. But there are some places where a spider cannot enter. Take library databases which need a password for access. Or even pages that belong to private networks of organizations. Search engine technology has progressed by leaps and bounds. To get a more precise idea of the nature of this “˜Dark Continent’ involving the invisible and web search engines, read what Wikipedia has to say about the Deep Web.

How do we get to this mother load of information? That’s what this post is all about. Space Shuttle Discovery - 360VR Images. View from Satellite. Schools: Educational resources from the BBC. Sites for Teachers. MacroHistory : World History.

The TES - Education Jobs, Teaching Resources, Magazine & Forums. Amazing Fact Generator. The city of Neuquén in southwestern Argentina must have been a rather terrifying place to live 90 million years ago. Within an hour’s drive of Neuquén lie three important paleontologic sites, each home to record-breaking finds including Argentinosaurus huinculensis, considered the world’s largest dinosaur (coming in at 130 feet long and 60 feet tall), Giganotosaurus carolinii, thought to be the world’s largest carnivorous dinosaur (46 feet long), and fossilized footprints so large that locals once used them as community barbeque pits.

Untitled Document. Artist Ron Miller takes us on a journey to eight of the most breathtaking views that await explorers of our solar system.

Untitled Document

The scale of these natural wonders dwarfs anything Earth has to offer. What might we see and feel if we could travel to these distant domains? By interpreting data from probes such as NASA's Cassini, which is now exploring the Saturnian system, and MESSENGER, which goes into orbit around Mercury in March 2011, the artist's eye allows us an early visit to these unforgettable locales.Start > Digital History Reader.