Recommended Websites

United States Government

 The U.S.Governments Official Web Portal 

 Astronomy Picture of the Day 
 NASA's Planetary Photojournal 
 Jet Propulsion Laboratory 

 CIA Homepage 
 CIA World Factbook 
 Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments 
 CIA's Homepage for Kids 

 Library of Congress 

 Smithsonian Institution 
 Smithsonian Education 
 The gateway to Smithsonian educational resources 

 Federal Bureau of Investigation 
 for K-5th Grade 
 for 6th-12th Grade 
 for Parents and Teachers 

Chicago Area

Chicago Public Library

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum
Argonne National Laboratory
Art Discovery
Art Institute of Chicago
Brookfield Zoo
Chicago Academy of Sciences Nature Museum
Chicago Architecture Foundation
Chicago Botanic Garden
Chicago Children's Museum
Chicago Cultural Center
Chicago Historical Society
DuSable Museum of African-American History
ECHO at the Chicago Symphony Center
Fermilab Education Office
Field Museum of Natural History
Garfield Park Conservatory
Kohl Children's Museum
Lincoln Park Zoo
Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum
Museum of Broadcast Communications
Museum of Contemporary Art
Museum of Science and Industry
Oriental Institute Museum
SciTech Science and Technology Interactive Center
Shedd Aquarium
Smart Museum of Art
Spertus Museum

National and World

Calendar Converter
Convert between Gregorian Calendar, Julian Day, Julian Calendar,
Hebrew Calendar, Islamic Calendar, Persian Calendar, Mayan Calendar,
Bahá'í Calendar, Indian Civil Calendar, French Republican Calendar, Plus More

John Walker's Fourmilab

Project Gutenberg

The National Museum Natural History
American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY
The Natural History Museum, London, UK

Virtual Library Museums Page
(links to all museums with an online presence)

Riis Park Striders Running Club