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Cargando Explora historias y colecciones de todas partes del mundo 'The Tower of Babel' by Pieter Bruegel the Elder Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen Resumen diariolunes, 20 de febrero Historias del día Recorridos virtuales ExplorarPrambanan TempleYogyakarta, Indonesia ExplorarThe Great Pyramid of GizaEgypt ExplorarThe Great Barrier ReefQueensland, Australia ExplorarChrist the RedeemerRio de Janeiro, Brazil ExplorarThe Ancient Daigo Ji TempleKyoto, Japan ExplorarEdmund Pettus BridgeSelma, United States ExplorarPalace of VersaillesVersailles, France ExplorarThe White HouseWashington DC, United States Proyecto destacado American Democracy Celebrate the history of the United States presidency and discover defining moments in American Democracy Acercar Explora por época y color Artistas Socios

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Galleries - Europeana Collections Culture curated for you! Discover Europeana Galleries! Painter and photographer G.H. The Teacher’s Guide To Open Educational Resources You’ve probably heard about Open Educational Resources and maybe even used some in your classroom. But the world of OERs is growing constantly, with more quality resources available every day. If you aren’t taking advantage of them yet, now is a great time to take a closer look. What’s so great about OERs? Open Educational Resources are learning tools like textbooks, lesson plans, and other media that are in the public domain or openly licensed, meaning that use you can freely use and adapt them. The Collection of Computer Science Bibliographies About the Collection This is a collection of bibliographies of scientific literature in computer science from various sources, covering most aspects of computer science. The bibliographies are updated weekly from their original locations such that you'll always find the most recent versions here. The collection currently contains more than 3 millions of references (mostly to journal articles, conference papers and technical reports), clustered in about 1500 bibliographies, and consists of more than 2.3 GBytes (530MB gzipped) of BibTeX entries. More than 600 000 references contain crossreferences to citing or cited publications.

America's History in the Making — Historical Thinking Skills Interactives This series of interactive activities introduces and models the Historical Thinking Skills defined by the National Center for History in the Schools. The interactives each model a specific skill or set of skills, such as analyzing historical artifacts or using primary sources to develop a thesis. The first five interactives conclude with "Classroom Extensions," which give teachers hints on how they can teach using these skills in their classrooms. National Geographic By Richard A. Lovett and Scot Hoffman Crystal skulls are not uncommon or terribly mysterious. Thousands are produced every year in Brazil, China, and Germany. But there are a handful of these rather macabre objects that have fueled intense interest and controversy among archaeologists, scientists, spiritualists, and museum officials for more than a century. There are perhaps a dozen of these rare crystal skulls in private and public collections.

MyStudios.com Virtual Gallery Home - Top Artists, Alphabetical Index More than 5,000 artists and 100,000 paintings make us the largest online Web Museum in the world!Featuring the largest collections by artists like Monet, Van Gogh, Rembrandt and more! AMore... The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2015 As regular readers know, I’ve begun posting my mid-year “The Best….” lists. There are nearly 1,500 regularly updated lists now. You can see them all here. The Encyclopedia of Psychology Submit to Add Your Site If you have a resource you feel should be listed, please use this form to have it approved. We individually review each submission, so be sure to fill in every field to expedite the process. Should your resource pass muster, we will notify you of our plans to post it. Managing Submissions

OPB American History Interactive: Thesis This interactive exercise will guide you through the process of evaluating primary sources in order to develop a thesis. INSTRUCTIONS:Using the provided primary source materials as evidence, you will consider four different hypotheses about the causes of the Civil War. The relative importance of these arguments remains a hotly debated issue among historians, so do not assume that one clear answer exists.

The Voynich Manuscript The Voynich Manuscript is a document that is notable for it's strange text, that to date hasn't been decyphered. Theories range from a secret language or code to an old sort of joke or hoax. Language English Collection opensource Reviewer:collytus - favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - August 21, 2016 Subject: A couple of ideas A Cloud of 100,000 Illuminated Balloons Suspended Inside Covent Garden by Charles Pétillion French artist and photographer Charles Pétillion has just unveiled a cumulus cloud composed of 100,000 white balloons illuminated from the inside at London’s Covent Garden. Titled ‘Heartbeat,’ the installation was created as part of the upcoming London Design Festival and stretches the length of the South Hall ceiling of the Market Building. Pétillion is known for his use of white balloons to fill unusual spaces, a photographic series he refers to as Invasions. This is by far his largest installation to date and his first public art piece.

Free eLearning Books - The Ultimate List This article highlights 54 free eLearning and instructional design books from the industry's top talents. The insight and advice offered by experienced eLearning professionals give you the opportunity to create winning deliverables for both private and professional learning audiences. The hallmark of a successful eLearning professional is a constant thirst for knowledge, and always wanting to learn more about how and why learners acquire information.

Please excuse my silence on the conversation that has been taking place on this pearl - je ne parlez francais (je suis Canadian, seulement Anglaise! ; >). Francois, please do take this pearl and add it to your "visites virtuelles" - I would then not get copied on all the messages between visitors - oiu? Meanwhile, I will continue to "scour" the www for gems, treasures and more food for the soul. Peace! by seannab Feb 11

Of all God's gifts to the sight of man, colour is the holiest, the most divine, the most solemn. - John Ruskin, 1819 - 1900 by seannab Feb 9

I understand that more museums will absolutely be added; this is very new, almost beta, and knowing Google, it will only grow! Hurray! by seannab Feb 4

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