www.flightaware.com (Flight Aware)
This website tracks flights that are currently airborne over North America.
The data is skewed to the United States but they do show flights originating
and terminating within Canada. They do not guarantee the information
that originates outside the Untied States. You can browse by aircraft
type, airport, airline, current and past flights. In the stats section
data is presented in graphical or in animated formats. This is another
of those truly remarkable websites that make you say WOW.
Are you looking to buy some lawn seed?? Seedland has everything from
creeping Bentgrass to native grasses to warm season grasses. They present
the features and benefits of each cultivar. And of course they take
all the major credit cards.
www.irrigationtutorials.com/sprinkler00.htm (Landscape Irrigation Tutorial)
Do you know someone that is thinking about putting in there own irrigation
system? This is an interesting easy to follow step-by-step description
of the installation process. Of course it still may be easier to hire
a professional, but at least the customer will be informed and can ask the
www.esbcalc.com (ESB Calculators)
ESB Calculators provides fully functional calculators for your computer.
They specialize in specialized scientific applications. The specialized
products are for sale, but they have some simpler calculators and conversion
calculators available for free as shareware.
The statistics provided on this website are approximations based on figures
from the World Health Organization, CIA Factbook, US Census Bureau, and other
sources. So even though this data is obviously not 100% accurate, it
sure is interesting to observe for the year, month, week, day, or start now.
Just watch our world population growth for a few minutes.
www.constructionequipment.com (Construction Equipment)
This website will provide you with details, specifications, dealers, and
comparisons for any type of construction equipment that you might need.
Whether it’s earthmoving, concrete placement, paving, compaction, trucking
and hauling, underground equipment, demolition, forestry, maintenance and
repair, construction materials and supplies, safety and security, or construction
technology, this site has it all. They have archived their magazine
as well so that you can look up any article they have written. If you
are looking to purchase or rent any kind of equipment for a construction
project, you need to look at this site.
www.google.com/maps (Google Map Directions)
1. Go to www.google.com/maps 2. Click on 'Get directions'
3. Type a town’s name in the first box (the 'from' box) 4. Type
another town’s name in the second box (the 'to' box) 5. Hit the
enter key. This is a great tool for getting directions to just about
anywhere. It even tells you the total mileage and approximate driving
time. If you need a city map, just type in the city’s name in the ‘Search
the map’ box and zoom in as close as you need to determine streets and avenues.
Then when you have what you need, send it to the printer. If you want
to see the satellite image, just click on the ‘Satellite’ box and you can
zoom right in to almost see in the guy’s back yard. Pretty cool website.
If you come across some interesting websites that you would like to pass
on, please email Dave at email@example.com or Jeff at firstname.lastname@example.org.