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SITE OF THE DAY ARCHIVE
"Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves,
or we know where we can find information upon it."

- Samuel Johnson

MAY 2021


Previous Archives

DATE SITE OF THE DAY
5/1/21    How Nuclear Power Works
   To some, nuclear energy offers a clean energy alternative that frees us from the shackles of fossil fuel dependence. To others, it summons images of disaster: quake-ruptured Japanese power plants belching radioactive steam, the dead zone surrounding Chernobyl's concrete sarcophagus. But what happens inside a nuclear power plant to bring such marvel and misery into being?
5/2/21    Earth Science Picture of the Day
   "The Earth Science Picture of the Day highlights the diverse processes and phenomena which shape our planet and our lives. EPOD will collect and archive photos, imagery, graphics, and artwork with short explanatory captions and links exemplifying features within the Earth system. The community is invited to contribute digital imagery, short captions, and relevant links."
5/3/21    High-Resolution Mars Map
   Check out this high-resolution 3D image of Mars thanks to NASA, Ames Research Center.
5/4/21    More Than Just Parks
   More than Just Parks was created to be the best online resource for everything National Parks and Public Lands. They create visually stunning national park guides, award-winning short films, breathtaking photos, and insightful tips to make your next national park trip the best.
5/5/21    See a Satellite Tonight
   Satellites are visible in the night sky. No telescope is required if you know where to look. Find out here.
5/6/21    Donate to India Covid Relief
   The Covid-19 second wave has had a disastrous impact on us all living in India. The product community is coming together for providing Covid-relief and trying to ease the suffering of families caught in the eye of the pandemic storm - with donations from you.
5/7/21    Blinking Lighthouse Map
   A Blinking Map of the World's Lighthouses. This map is alive with the beauty of lighthouse signals. The unique light signatures of nautical beacons translate into hypnotic cartography.
5/8/21    The Open Video Project
   the Open Video Project is to collect and make available a repository of digitized video content for the digital video, multimedia retrieval, digital library, and other research communities.
5/9/21    This Day in Music
   "On this day in music, provides information on musicians who were born, their recordings, gigs, deaths, chart positions, and significant events on this day. The site provides information on the #1 / No.1 singles or #1 / No.1 Albums for the UK, US, German, Canadian, and Australia. The site is updated daily with events from all the major rock and pop artists such as The Beatles, U2, Pink Floyd, Bruce Springsteen, Led Zeppelin to today's artists like The Killers, Lady Ga Ga, Cheryl Cole, Britney Spears, Amy Winehouse, and Leona Lewis."
5/10/21    Light Box
   "LightBox, a new blog by TIME's photo department, will explore how photography, video, and the culture of images define today's world. This blog will be our opportunity to give you a daily behind-the-scenes look at our photography as well as inspiring new projects. We want to immerse you in the visual side of the news and highlight photography that pushes boundaries in the art world. As part of our regular features, we'll include the backstory from photoshoots, firsthand accounts from photographers in the field, profiles of legendary image-makers, photo essays, and more."
5/11/21    National Consumers League
   "The National Consumers League is America's oldest consumer organization, representing consumers and workers on marketplace and workplace issues since our founding in 1899. NCL provides government, businesses, and other organizations with the consumer's perspective on concerns including child labor, privacy, food safety, and medication information."
5/12/21    Starlink Satellite Tracker
   Calculate when you can see the SpaceX Starlink satellites above your location.
5/13/21    Map of Reddit
   Each dot on the map is a subreddit. Two dots within the same cluster are usually close to each other if multiple users frequently leave comments on both subreddits.
5/14/21    Drive and Listen to Local Radio
   Listen to local radio stations while driving through the cities around the world.


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