Reorganized and indexed SEP-7-00
2,486,739 words in 628 different dictionaries of all types on the Internet
HINTS: Adding wild cards expands the search. (* = any number of characters and ? = exactly one character). For example, "tomo*ow", "tomo??ow" or "tomor*" will find "tomorrow".
best weather forecasting in the world. Get hour-by-hour for your
neighborhood, emailed weather warnings, and much more!
Telephone Directories -- Links to most of the world's
telephone directories on the web
Merriam-Webster OnLine -- Or if you just need a quick look at THE dictionary, Webster's, use this link or the quick lookup boxes at the top of this page. (Based on Merriam-Webster's Collegiate(R) Dictionary.)
Acronym Finder -- searchable database containing common acronyms about computers, technology, telecommunications, and the military.
Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names - lists nearly a million places
Research-It amazing all-in-one information source.
The Sciences Explorer - Resources and tools for science
US Legal Code Law reference desk at your fingertips
Internet Reference desk find out anything about anything!
TPhysLINK --Comprehensive resource tools for physicists and physics students
Service Department of U.S. Naval Observatory, Washington D.C.
If you are wise enough to use Netscape you can have the time shown in a GIF animation that uses server push to send the time out in synchronization with the USNO Master Clock. If not, here is another simpler one.
Translation -- www.freetranslation.com
NOAA GOES Satellite pictures of the US.
Microsoft's Terra Server Detailed Satellite photos of almost any spot on the globe... find your backyard!
Hubbell Photos Recent photos from the Hubbell Space Telescope. How cool is that?
Hubbell Download cool photos direct from the Hubbell Space Telescope!
Your personal guide to the Internet
AltaVista.Digital.com -- Search engine and index to the whole WWW
Yahoo.com-- NOT. Folks, I just can't recommend Yahoo anymore. They have become so restrictive in the new links they accept, you'll likely miss what you are searching for.
A lot of excellent information here, but be careful -- Tom's passion is to prove every new "faster" technology is actually slower -- or so his tests always indicate. He likely has a 286 system that still runs faster than the 1 GHz Pentium III's. :)
Safstor -- a Windows Shell Extension for encrypting and decrypting
Database of Bed and Breakfast Inns plan your next weekend trip
Instant Sports Amazing instant stats in any sport, any player.
United States Postal Service
Free Realtime Quotes Free real-time stock market quotes (NO 15-minute delay)
Risk Used Car Buying -- A free online book that makes new car buying
Coin Universe -- Home of the PCGS, price giude that usually a bit high
Teletrade -- Join, it's free, and research past auction prices on all certified coins. What's a Certifed Coin?
Coin Collecting Slang -- You'd best know what a wizzed coin is before you buy one!
How to Grade US Coins
Police Scanner Listen to live Police Scanner and Fire reports.
The Firefly Files -- All about Fireflies & Lightning Bugs
Toilet Repairs Page -- A short yet excellent guide with hints from a plumber
Toiletology 101 -- A comprehensive guide to toilet repairs
for F.W. Bell Utility Master Current / Power Probe Model UM-7700 --
Couldn't find this when I needed it, so here it is for all
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