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Virtual Tour: Panoramic Images: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History This comprehensive virtual tour allows visitors using a desktop computer (Windows, Mac, Linux) or a mobile device (iPhone, iPad, Android) to take a virtual, self-guided, room-by-room walking tour of the whole museum. You can even browse a list of past exhibits, which is included on the ground floor map (see upper right map buttons). The visitor can navigate from room to room by clicking map locations or by following blue arrow links on the floor that connect the rooms. The desktop version includes camera icons to indicate hotspots where the visitor can get a close-up view of a particular object or exhibit panel. Please note: This tour is provided in Flash and HTML5 / Javascript versions. Flash supports viewing by Desktop (Windows, Mac, Linux).

Museums - Official web site The Friday evening openings of the Vatican Museums will be even more accessible to residents of Rome thanks to the renewed agreement with Atac. For the third consecutive year, Metrebus and èRoma cards holders, accompanied by one guest, may obtain a special reduced ticket at the price of 17.00 Euros, and enjoy preferential skip the line access (plus complimentary DVD, "Art and Faith, the Treasures of the Vatican", an evocative review in images of 2000 years of the history of the Church and art). The initiative, for which booking is not obligatory, is valid until 28 October 2016 – August not included – every Friday from 7 to 11 p.m. (last entry 9.30 p.m.). World Life Expectancy Lose Weight and Live Longer With Green Tea! Entering Green Tea into our database of Life Expectancy Super Foods is hardly a surprise. The health benefits have been so extensively researched the scientific community's awareness of its potential benefits are well known.

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Politics Explained FEUDALISM: You have two cows. Your lord takes some of the milk. PURE SOCIALISM: You have two cows. The government takes them and puts them in a barn with everyone else's cows. You have to take care of all of the cows. Napoleon: Interactive Battle Simulator Game Instructions To play the Waterloo Interactive Battle Simulator, you must first choose whether to play as Napoleon (French side) or as Wellington (Allied side). The computer will play as your opponent.

Follow WWII as it happened, tweet by tweet Alwyn Collinson has undertaken an impressive and unique project, that will bring to life one of the most significant events in history to life, completely through Twitter. He is recreating each day of WWII through Twitter, by updating the account several times each day with a significant event from the war, showing how it progressed. The account is being rigorously updated by Alwyn, which will hopefully continue throughout the 6 year project. The updates include news such as how many have been wounded, quotes from prominent politicians and other public figures, as well as detail into how people are preparing for war : It is a seriously impressive project and one of the most unusual uses of Twitter I've seen. The project is being run as a unique way to unite people today with people back then, by communicating the details of day to day life.

Explore Ancient Egypt Explore Ancient Egypt With 360-degree and other imagery, walk around the Sphinx, enter the Great Pyramid, visit tombs and temples, and more. Want to walk around the Sphinx? Propaganda: Analysis & Examples What is propaganda? Information, ideas, or rumors designed to influence the way you think and act; propaganda may "stretch the truth" or it may not tell you "the whole truth, and nothing but the truth." Kinds of persuasive techniques: Name-calling and glittering generalities euphemisms transference testimonials humor plain folks appeal bandwagon fear repetition emotional appeal faulty cause and effect comparison and contrast. To learn more about kinds of propaganda, go to: