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Frank FM 107.5 Classic Rock Portland, Maine

Greenville Symphony Orchestra, Greenville, SC

Mauldin Cultural Center
Mauldin, SC

Arts Trail

Mural Project

Musée Rodin

The Ride WXRC FM 95.7
Hickory, North Carolina

Philharmonic Orchestra

Kathie Wheeler
portrait artist

Wings of the City
Greenville, SC

David Zinn's ephemeral art

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Audio Stereo Hi-Fi
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Cherry Vintage Audio

Don Jones Stereo

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Automotive Sources
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Cadillac & LaSalle Club

Cadillac De Ville

Carolina Auto Repair
Mauldin, SC

Christian Brothers
Greenville, SC

CJ Auto Parts
Kenilworth, NJ

Great Lakes Classic Cars
Hilton, NY

Jay Leno's Garage

Kevin Whitaker Cadillac
Greenville, SC

Peach State Classics
Roswell, Ga

Sexton's Muffler Shop
Greenville, SC

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Aviation Sources
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Aerion Supersonic

General Aviation
assistance in emergencies

Aerospave & Defense Technology magazine

Air & Space magazine

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA)

AOPA Pilot magazine

Writers' Guidelines

Angel Flight


Aviation Week &
Space Technology

AviNation magazine


Commemorative Air Force

Federal Aviation Administration

Airport Construction Notices

FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) Directory


Monthly Safety Briefing

Runway Safety Videos

Wings Pilot Proficiency Program


Flying magazine



General Aviation

Excluded Data

General Aviation News

Greenville Municipal Airport


IFR Magazine


notices & alerts

How to find the System ID and Software Version of a Garmin avionics system using JDM and the SD card

PS Engineering

app for iPhone, iPad

Social Flight

South Carolina Aviation Association (SCAA)

Palmetto Aviation newsletter

South Carolina Aeronatics Commission (SCAC)

South Carolina
Breakfast Club (SCBC)

land by 8:45          
          leave by 11:00
fly-in videos

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy
Air & Space Museum

Triple Tree Aerodrome

Ben Flies

United Flying Octogenarians (UFOs)

University of Georgia Aviation Club

Upstate Aviation Club (UAC)

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Book Sources
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American Library Association

First Amendment
and Censorship

Intellectual Freedom

Banned and Challenged Books

Ten Most Challenged Books

Arcadia Publishing

Free Objectivist Books
for Students

Friends of the Henderson County Library

Book Store

Greenville County Library

Friends of the Greenville County Library

Greenville Literacy Association

LA Times Festival of Books

17-23 April 2021 and here

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Books Movies Music
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For a complete list of recommended books, movies, and music, see our Great Books webpage

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Comic Strips
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Baby Blues

Barney Google
and Snuffy Smith


Beetle Bailey

Calvin & Hobbes



Family Circus

For Better or For Worse


Frank & Earnest


Non Sequitur

Pearls Before Swine

Sally Forth

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Computing A-E
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Animated GIF maker

Computer Tech Services
Greenville, SC

Dissenter Browser

privacy search engine

Friends dont't let
friends get tracked

Epik domain services

cf. SSL Certificates


WEBP-JPG Conversion

Computing G-Z

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Computing G-Z
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Computing A-E

Godaddy domain services

cf. SSL Certificates

How to Enable Intel VT-x in Your Computer’s BIOS or UEFI Firmware

HTML Sources

W3C Markup Validation Service

Why do I need a doctype? What does it do?

Doctype parameters

Font Types

Media Types

How to create
a drop-down menu

HTML background gradients

HTML CSS animations

HTML meta refresh

HTML vertical alignment

The authoritative source
for HTML programming

Forcing browsers to update to latest Stylesheet

3 ways to display two divs side by side

Java Tutorial

JavaScript Tutorial

JavaScript in plain English

Seven JavaScript Tricks

Microsoft Excel

Change cell background color based on cell value

Microsoft Outlook

Block or allow Junk email

Outlook 2010 Block or allow Junk email

Outlook 2010 Block or allow Junk email via Registry

Microsoft Windows

Finding Win10 lock screen photos


Win10 Startup - Delete

Win10 Startup - Add

Win10 Startup Edit 1

Win10 Startup Edit 2

Win10 - 6 menu editors

SMBv1 not installed in Win10

Enable SMB1 on Win10

Mozilla Firefox Sources

options preferences settings

Do not track

Firefox DevTools

Modules List

Firefox:  Fix problems that cause images to not show

Firefox:  GIFs and short videos won't play

How to clear
the Firefox cache

Force page refresh:  Press
  [Shift] while clicking

Turn on Debug
  1. Three bars;
  2. Web Developer;
  3. Web Console

Disable / Enable Add-ons
  1. Three bars;
  2. Help;
  3. Disable Add-ons
       or click  Refresh
    Reactivate Add-ons
       via  Enable Add-ons

SSL Certificate
What is it?

UltraEdit Text Editor

Virtual Box downloads

VMware Workstation Player download

WebP routines

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Education Sources
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The Ayn Rand Institute

A Nation's Unity

The New Ideal

Objective Thinking

Clemson Institute for
the Study of Capitalism

Foundation for
Economic Education


Foundation for Individual Rights in Education

Greenville County Schools

Hillsdale College


John McCaskey

Parents Against
Critical Race Theory

Prager U

South Carolina Independent School Association

STEM STEAM - Science

South Carolina Public Charter School District

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Fiction Writing
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For recommended fiction reading, see the Fiction section of our Great Books webpage

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Government Sources
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The European Union (EU)

Greenvilee County

Greenville County Council

Greenville County Legislative Delegation

Greenville County
Sheriff's Office

Greenville-Pickens Area Transportation Study (GPATS)

City of Mauldin

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Brush and Leaves Pickup Schedules


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The White House


The Supreme Court

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U.S. Budget

Interest Expense on the Debt Outstanding

Grand juries role
in American legal system

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Gun Ownership Sources
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Attack on Liberty


Bearing Arms

Belton Gun Club

Black Community News
Protecting the Second Amendment


Gun laws by State

Harvard University Study Reveals Astonishing Link Between Firearms, Crime, and Gun Control


National Rifle Association

NRA-ILA Legal & Legislative News

First Freedom

Grassroots Alerts


Second Amendment Foundation

Smith & Wesson

South Carolina Arms Collecters Association (SCACA)


U.S. Concealed Carry Association

Concealed Carry Reciprocity, Gun Laws

Nat'l Parks, Wildlife Refuges, Forests, Airports

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Historic Sources
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For great books on history, see our Great Books webpage


Brainy Quotes

Britain 1754 to 1783



Prehistoric Period
prior to 3150 BC

Early Dynastic Period
3150–2686 BC

cf. Piora Oscillation

Heritage Daily

History A2Z


Roman Republic

The Roman Emperors

Roman Empire

Byzantine Empire

Latin and Nicaea Empires

The Roots of Progress

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Investing Sources
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Charles Schwab

Chicago Board of Exchange (CBOE)


CNBC Premarket

Dow Jones Index companies sorted by weight

Edward Jones

5 Books Warren Buffett Recommends

Fox Business



Market Realist

Historical Stock Quotes


Pershing Square Holdings

SEC Company Search

Seeking Alpha

The Street - Investing


Dow Jones


S&P 500


DJIA 1920-1980

DJIA 1980-2010

DJIA 2011-2017

The Wealthiest Investor

Yahoo! Finance

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Marxism Sources
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Democratic Socialists
of America

Marxism's insidious
master strategem

Patrisse Cullors:  BLM co-founders ‘trained Marxists’

Rashad Turner speaks out against BLM falsehoods

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Medical Sources
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Cell Press

Center for Disease Control

COVID-19 Vaccine Emergency Use Authorization (EUA)

Front Line COVID-19 Critical Care Alliance (FLCCC)

I-MASK Prevention & Outpatient Treatment

Management Protocol

Summary of Evidence
for Ivermectin

Essential Documents

Medical Design Briefs

Medicine (un)Censored

Memorial Sloan Kettering

Cancer Center News

National Cancer Institute

National Institutes of Health

Singlera Genomics


Stat Medical News


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The Algemeiner

Alliance Defending Freedom

American Greatness

American Journal Daily

The American Thinker

Americans for Limited Government

America's Freedom Fighters

AP News

ARI Watch

Asia Times

Association of Mature American Citizens

BBC News


Big League Politics

The BL

Black Community News

The Blaze

Bored Panda

Breitbart News


Campus Reform

Canada Free Press

Capitalism Magazine

Center for Individualism

Centipede Nation

Chebeague Island News

Citizen Free Press


The College Fix

Competitive Enterprise Institute

Conservative Firing Line

Conservative Review

Conservative Treehouse

Constitution Day

The Conversation
Academic rigor,
journalistic flair

Crime Prevention Research Center

Daily Caller

Daily Wire

The Dan Bongino Show

Diamond and Silk

Die Welt

The Drive

Drudge Report

Dr. Michael Hurd

Dr. Robin Craig

The Epoch Times

Express (Britain)

Fact Check

The Federalist



Flowing Data

Flyover Culture


Foreign Policy

Fox News



Fraser Institute

Economic Freedom

Freedom Headlines


Frontpage Mag - David Horowitz Freedom Center

The Future of Capitalism


The Gateway Pundit

Post & Courier

Sean Hannity

Heartland Institute

Herald Mail Media

The Heritage Foundation

The Hill

House Freedom Fund news

House of Sunny Podcast



Independent Journal Review

Indian Express



Institute for Justice

Irish Central Newsletter

Gregg Jarett


Judicial Watch

Just the News

Laurens County Advertiser

Law Enforcement Today

Law Officer

Legal Insurrection


MAGA Daily Report

Master Resource
Free Market Energy Blog

Mauldin Info

McClatchy DC

Media Resource Center

Michelle Malkin

Military Times

mrc News Busters

National Interest

The National Pulse

National Review

Peter Navarro

New York Post



The NOQ Report

Not the Bee (not satire)

The Observer

One America News Network

Overton Report

Pacific Legal Foundation


Patriot Network

Patriot Post

PJ Media

The Pluralist

Political Geography Now



PoliticsHome (Britain)


Public Intelligence Blog

Puppet String News

News Q-Z

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News A-P

Reason Magazine

Red State

The Register


Reuters Business

The Right Scoop

Rush Limbaugh

The Savvy Street

Senate Conservative Fund news

Our Articles


Stand for America

Stilton's Place

The Street

The Tablet

Thomson Reuters Foundation


Trending Views

True Pundit

Trump Transition Website

Trump's accomplishments

Trump's policy positions

Truth Finder
Public Records Search

Turning Point USA

Ukrainian News

Upstate Business Journal

Victims of Socialism

Vintage News

Visual Capitalist

Washington Examiner

Washington Free Beacon

Western Journal

Western Journalism

Whatfinger News


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Political Cartoons, Satire
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The American Thinker

Babylon Bee

Comically Incorrect

Daily Torch

Gary Varvel

Legal Insurrection

Lisa Benson

Margolis & Cox


Michael Ramirez

Pat Cross Cartoons

Patriot Post Cartoons

Tom Stiglich

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Precious Metals Sources
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JM Bullion

KitCo Gold & Silver

Swiss America

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Prehistory Sources
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Bronze Age

Doggerland, North Sea

Fox News - Archaeology

Holocene Epoch

cf. Piora Oscillation

Human Evolution in Subdivided Populations

Iron Age

Pleistocene Epoch

Stone Age

Mesolithic Period

Neolithic Period

Chalcolithic Period

Timeline of Prehistory

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Questions, Suggestions
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Send an email.

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Railroading Sources
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1880 Railroad
Hill City, Keystone, SD

Blue Ridge Scenic Railway Blue Ridge, Ga

BNSF Railroad

Canadian National Railway

Canadian Pacific Railroad

Carolina Piedmont Railroad
Laurens, SC

Cass Scenic Railroad
Cass, WV

CSX Railroad

Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah, Ga

Great Smoky Mountain Railroad, Bryson City, NC

Greer Inland Port
Greer, SC

Kansas City Southern Railway

Norfolk Southern Railroad

Still Evolving 1989

Metamorphosis 1991

Chasm 2001

Weathervane 2003?

Tree 2006

Lonely Gallon 2007

Power of the Thoroughbred 2008

City of Possibilities 2012

What's Your Function? 2013

Railway Age magazine

Saluda, NC

Train Depot & Museum

Videos & Photos

Trains magazine

Union Pacific Railroad

4014 Big Boy

Via Rail, Canada

American Canadian World

Railroad Modeling

Blue Ridge Hobbies
Model Railroad Supplies

Central Railway Model & Historical Association

Model Railroader magazine

Railfan & Railroad magazine

Railroad Model Craftsman magazine

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Belford's, Savannah

Sun Dial Restaurant
Westin Peachtree Plaza


Valenza Restaurant


Chebeague Island Inn
Chebeague Island

Diamond's Edge
Restaurant and Marina

Great Diamond Island

North Carolina

Pisgah Inn
Blue Ridge Parkway


Yellow House


Gibby's, Montreal

South Carolina

Greg Norman’s
Australian Grille
North Myrtle Beach

Passerelle Bistro

Peninsula Grill

Wine Cafe
Northampton Wines


Greenville fine dining list by Tripadvisor

South Dakota

Killian's, Spearfish


Fig Tree, San Antonio

Via Rail - Canadian dining
Toronto - Vancouver


Cafe Provencal
Williamsburg Winery


The Trellis

100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America

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Science & Technology
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Aerospace and Defense Technology

Air & Space magazine

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Astronomy & Astrophysics

Astrophysical Journal

Aviation Week &
Space Technology

Butterfly Effect

Edward Lorenz’
Chaotic Butterfly

cf. Lorenz

Cambridge University Press

Cell Press

Center for Disease Control

COVID Vaccine Tracker

Comet MetEd Geosciences

Cosmos Magazine

Earth Science Reviews


Geomagnetic poles

Equinoxes and Solstices

Fox News

Air and Space


Galileo Unbound

Geology Cafe

Greenwich Mean Time

Mars helicopter


Junk Science


Apps for
Smartphones, Tablets

Hubble Space Telescope

Image Galleries

International Space Station

Marshall Space Flight Center


Perseverance rover

Perseverance Mars
Real-time Tracker

Spaceflight History

Tracking the
International Space Station



Popular Science

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Science magazine

Science Advances

Science Alert

Science Daily

Science Direct

Science Focus

Sun is a variable star

Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)



Science & Astronomy

Space Flight

Space Weather
Prediction Center

Storegga Slide, Norway

Tech Briefs

Virgin Galactic

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Shop Tools
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Harbor Freight Tools


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Slavery - Currently
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Slavery levels by country

30 million in slavery now

Slavery in the 21st century

Slavery in Mauritania
10-20% enslaved in Mauritania

Slaves for sale
$400 each in Libya


Video Of Migrants Sold In Slave Auction In Libya

African slave routes
past and present

Slavery in Africa

Modern-day Islmaic Slavery

Walk Free Foundation

The Global Slavery Index

Global Slavery Index

Thomson Reuters Foundation
slavery webpage

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Slavery - History
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African slave routes
past and present

History of Slavery

Slavery by Religion

Romanus Pontifex

17,000,000 slaves
from 650 to 1905

Crimean–Nogai slave raids 1,000,000   1474-1769
from Eastern Europe

Slavery among
American Indians

Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade

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Social Media
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Diamond and Silk's  ChatDit







What is Rumble?


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Travel Destinations
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see also  Restaurants
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Alamo and Riverwalk
San Antonio, Texas

Alaskan Inside Passage
and cruise

Barcelona, Spain

Black Hills & Badlands

Custer State Park, SD

Deadwood, SD

Devils Tower, Wy

Dinosaur Park,
Rapid City, SD

Mount Rushmore, SD

Reptile Gardens,
Rapid City, SD

Spearfish Canyon, SD

Blue Ridge Parkway
Tennesee, North Carolina, Virginia

cf. Pisgah Inn

Ehrhardt, South Carolina

Cade's Cove, Tennessee

Chebeague Island, Maine

Chebeague Island Boatyard

Chebeague Transportation Company

cf. Chebeague Inn

Falls Park, Liberty Bridge
Greenville, South Carolina

cf. Passerelle Bistro

Florence, Italy

Kennedy Space Center

Madrid, Spain

Saluda, North Carolina

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy
Air & Space Museum
Chantilly, Va

Table Rock State Park, South Carolina

Trip Advisor

U.S. Space and Rocket Center, Huntsville, Al

Venice, Italy

Via Rail - Canadian
Toronto - Vancouver

Vienna, Austria

Walt Disney World
Orlando, Florida

Williamsburg Jamestown

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Weather Climate Sources
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Aviation Weather

Australia weather

Bishop Hill

C3 Headlines

Canada Weather

Cape Weather
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CO2 in the atmosphere

Climate Audit

Climate at a Glance

Climate Change Dispatch

Climate Change
During the Holocene
(Past 12,000 Years)

Climate Depot

Climate Etc.
Judith Curry

Climate Files

Climate Prediction Center Long Range Forecasts

Climate Realism


Greenhouse gases

Sea Temperatures menu

Climate Science Blog

Dr. Roy Spencer

"CO2 is essential for life"

CO2 Science

Cornwall Alliance

Cycles of Global Climate Change


The Earth is Getting Greener!


Earth Winds Map

Sea Surface Temperatures

Surface CO2 Concentration

on Facebook

Eldorado County
World Weather

Ensemble Forecasting

cf. Global Ensemble Forecasting System

European Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF)

Europe weather

Explaining Rapid Climate Change:  Tales From the Ice

Geology Cafe

Atmospheric Circulation

Georgia State University
Relative Humidity

Global Warming . org

The Global Warming Policy Forum

GlobalAir Weather

Harris-Mann Climatology

Historical Worldwide Climate and Weather

Hawaii weather

Heartland Institute
Climate Change

Ice Age Now .info

Ice Age Now .com

Intellicast Weather

Intergovernmental Panel
on Climate Change

IPCC 2001 Report
"The long-term prediction of future climate states is not possible." - p.771

Jeppesen Weather

JoNova on Climate

Long Range Weather

Edward Lorenz

cf. Butterfly Effect

Mathematical Algorithms



Milankovitch (Orbital) Cycles and Their Role in Earth's Climate

Paleoclimatology Evidence

National Geographic
Ocean Currents

National Snow and Ice Data Center

Forecast Maps

Wind Barbs Description

No Tricks Zone

8-14 day outlook

Aviation Weather

convective and fire outlook shapefiles, KML files

Environmental Modeling Center

Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS)

NCEP Global Ensemble Forecast System

cf. Ensemble Forecasting

Global Forecast System (GFS)

GOES Images

GOES Meteorological Images

Graphic Forecasts

High Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR)

Hourly Mesoscale Analysis

Hurricane Center


National and Pacific Hurricane Center

National Forecast Charts

North American Mesoscale (NAM)

Paleoclimatology Data

Precipitation Amounts
Day 1   Day 2   Day 3

Quantitative Precipitation Forecasts - Days 4-5, 6-7

Short Range Forecasts

Skew-T Log-P Charts

SPC Experimental Sounding Analysis System

WPC 6-Hour Probabilistic Precipitation Guidance
for Days 1-3

Skew-T Log-P charts source data

Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change

Ohio State Univ.
weather website

Passage Weather

Polar Bear Science

Penn State Univ.
weather website

Piora Oscillation

cf. Holocene Period

Science and Environmental Policy Project

Skew-T Log-P Charts

"Weather in the Vertical"
video 1   video 2

Skew-T Log-P diagram

app for iPhone, iPad

Past 18,000 Years

Tidal Tables

Turbulence Forecast

Ultimate Weather Education

Thermo and Skew-T Education

Watt's Up With That?

Weather Channel

Weather Street

Weather Underground

Wright Weather

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Wine and Food Sources
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Bordeaux wines

grape varieties

Goya foods

Murray's Cheese

Northampton Wines


Penn State Creamery

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Writing Sources
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How I became a
Syndicated Columnist

Freelance Writing

6 Important Tips for Magazine Article Writing

What Is Copywriting?

Writer's Digest

Wall Street Journal
Op-Ed Guidelines

AOPA Writers' Guidelines



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