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The Dino Dictionary
Discover dinosaurs through descriptions, definitions, and drawings of these terrible lizards.

The Dinosauria
Find the truth about dinosaur myths and hear about current dinosaur discoveries in America,

Discovering Dinosaurs
From lizard to dinosaur to bird? How has our knowledge of dinosaurs changed from 1820 to the present?

PBS Nature
Fun facts, video clips, pictures, and articles on nature's most   interesting creatures.

  running-elephant

The National Zoo
Visit the Smithsonian National Zoological Park from the comfort of your home. Also find out what you can do to help save endangered species.

American Farms
A place for young learners to explore and discover our food, fiber and energy. You'll love the free games and educational resources.
 

The Little Farmers' Place
Learn what farming is all about - From planting soybeans to harvesting wheat.

Farms Safety 4 Just Kids
Games, coloring pages, quizzes and safety tips that will help you have a fun and safe time at the farm.

Year of the Ocean
Explore the murky depths with endangered whales and dolphins. And discover the beautiful world of coral reefs.

Animal Doc.Com
See how a Llama's broken kneecap is fixed, and why a goat is better than a lawnmower.

Caterpillars & Mystery Bugs
Bug stories, a bug's life, bug games, and... bug food?

Microbe Zoo
They're everywhere! In the trash, in your yard, in your home, in your food, and even in your mouth. Yuck!

Animaland
Ready for some fun? Create your own animaland scene or help Rufus the bulldog rescue as many animals as you can!

Kids' Planet
Discover the life of a spider, the world of wolves, and the endangered environment.

National Geographic Kids

Find out about mamals, reptiles, amphibianes, etc...

Ranger Rick- Animals

Discover why birds are so light, or why Leapords are great athletes

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