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This post is for those with disabilities that find themselves at home and looking for some interesting and fun things to do on the Internet.  Remember to look in your bookmarks also for these items or make a bookmark for these pages so you can return again to your favorites.

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Re: News Reasources
« Reply #1 on: September 12, 2017, 10:49:52 AM »
NHU News- http://www.new-horizons.org/hotcat.html

Milwaukee News- http://www.jsonline.com

NHU free newsletters-read our NHU newsletters at http://www.new-horizons.org/indxnl.html





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Re: Weather Sources
« Reply #2 on: September 12, 2017, 10:54:41 AM »
National Weather-get weather regionally or around the world- http://www.weather.com



Weather radar- look at your local weather radar through the national weather services- http://radar.weather.gov/ridge/Conus/centgrtlakes.php.
 Type in your city and state to get your local weather forecast
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Re:History/Biography Resources
« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2017, 10:58:44 AM »
Biography- Have you ever watched biography on TV?  This site  has a searchable database of 15,000 people-http://www.biography.com

You can read interesting stories and This Day In History on the History channel-
http:// www.history.com
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Re: Fun with Words
« Reply #4 on: September 13, 2017, 07:24:22 AM »
 Learning a word a day is a great vocabulary builder in the dictionary- http://www.dictionary.com

want to use a different word than you are used to using? use the Thesaurus- http://thesaurus.com

A Word a Day- get a new vocabulary word emailed to you every day at-
http://www.wordsmith.org/awad/
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Re: Quote of the Month
« Reply #5 on: September 13, 2017, 10:51:28 AM »
Quotes NHU's Thought of the Month-quotes and inspiration messages quotes at http://www.new-horizons.org/forum/index.php?board=57.0

Find quotes of the day, quotations by author and subject at http://www.brainyquotes.com
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Re: Shopping
« Reply #6 on: September 13, 2017, 11:04:43 AM »
Shopping Find a gift on-line- http://www.giftone.com
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Re: Sports fans
« Reply #7 on: September 13, 2017, 11:11:48 AM »
Sports baseball statistics- http://www.totalbaseball.com
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Re: Birthday fun!
« Reply #8 on: September 13, 2017, 11:18:44 AM »
Birthday- Type in your birthday- find exciting facts about the day you were born- http://www.birthday-facts.com
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Re: Shopping
« Reply #9 on: September 13, 2017, 11:26:39 AM »
Grocery shopping List- select all the items to make your own  grocery list and print the results to take along to the store.  http://www.mygrocerylist.com
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Re: Science exploration
« Reply #10 on: September 13, 2017, 11:37:38 AM »
Science

NASA- http://www.nasa.gov

Mars- http://www.mars.nasa.gov

Ocean- http://topex-www.jpl.nasa.gov

Human Anatomy- http://www.innerbody.com

National Geographic- http://www.nationalgeographic.com
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