- March 29, 1994
The College of Engineering at the
University of Hawai`i at Manoa announces its WWW server. In addition to
about the College, the server has clickable maps of
(where the College is located) and some interesting
One particular contribution which has gained recognition recently is the
Archive, which is a collection of information about f1, indy and NASCAR
Educational Online Sources
welcomes you to a web of education information, created for
and by the K12 community. We encourage everyone to contribute to this
University of Surrey's Dept of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
is pleased to announce a new Web server.
At present, this contains various information about the
including it's expertise in
the Web version of the
Edupage IT newsletter,
and new guides to several
Science Fiction TV
More information is being added to the server frequently.
The 1.2 Meter Southern Columbia Millimeter
Telescope (SCMT) at Cerro
Tololo Interamerican Observatory (CTIO) proudly presents its new WWW
server. Even though pages are still under construction, you are more than
welcome to browse through them. You'll find information on one of the world's
smallest radiotelescopes as well as access to some nice other sites.
Clemson Computational Science and Engineering Resource is a collection of primarily
educational resources in computational science and engineering. It contains pointers to
servers such as Netlib, mailing lists on CSE, relevant news groups, and contacts for
academic materials. The resource is expanding daily.
Send additions to D. E. Stevenson, [email protected].
FINWeb is a
new World Wide Web service
that provides access to some of the best economics and finance-related
gopher and World Wide Web that can be
found on the Internet. FINWeb
features links to, among other things, 1) various working paper archives, 2)
Gopher and WWW services provided by leading
economics departments, finance departments, business schools, and financial
institutions throughout the world,
3) EDGAR (the Security and Exchange Commission's online database), and 4)
the Financial Executive Journal.
offered as an ancillary service of
Risk and Insurance
World Wide Web Server.
The Center for Geometry Analysis
Numerics and Graphics (GANG) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst
is pleased to announce its Web Service. This service will focus on
the Center's research in Differential Geometry with particular emphasis
on minimal surfaces, surfaces of constant mean curvature, surface
and knot energies, along with applications of this research to materials
science and quantum physics. The Center's
is an on-line library of papers, pictures, animations and software
connected with this research.
Andrew Consortium at Carnegie Mellon University now has
a Web home page. Andrew is a an extensible compound
document system for Unix systems running X windows. It includes:
Our Web pages have more detailed descriptions of Andrew
screen snapshots), and links to an FTP archive
source code for our new release, version 6.2.
- multimedia word processor
- program editor
- drawing editor
- table/spread sheet
- font editor
- MIME format mail / bulletin board manager
is pleased to announce its main HTTP server. This server
provides links to all our WWW/Mosaic accessible resources, both
existing and "under development".
- March 28, 1994
Inc. and UNC's SunSITE are pleased to
announce the opening of the Cisco Educational
Archive, a collection of educational web resources, including an
imagemap of state and regional gophers.
The student chapter of the ACM
at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign would like to
announce the return of Rob's
Multimedia Lab. The multimedia lab was originally on the What's
New page for NSCA Mosaic in July '93 run from a machine at the
National Institute of Health and went off the air at the beginning of
January '94. Thanks to the U of IL's College of Engineering
Workstation Labs for a drive to store the lab.
A Prugatory of
Semiotics is an on-line chapbook of images and poetry by Michael Mollo. It
is in no way associated with Sonoma
Electrical and Electronics
Engineering Department at Bogazici University in Istanbul,TURKEY is
pleased to announce its WWW server. The server currenly provides the
Clemson University College of Engineering has added a server for its Continuous Quality Improvement
Project. This site has started with access to files from Tom Glenn's
TQMBBS (which has mail and modem access only) and information about the
local college continuous improvement program. The Clemson Department of Industrial Engineering
provides information about the department and its faculty, and undergraduate
and graduate program information.
- March 26, 1994
The Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria) announces its WWW server. The Department of Information
Systems of the Computer Science Institute is the promotor of this WWW Server. One major interest is our literature page of Computer Science, because
of faster research.
The School of Cognitive and Computing
Sciences at the University of Sussex has now set up a WWW service.
Highlights include an intereactive browser for the School's
some of which are available for FTP, and a Picture Gallery with colour
pictures of various members of the School, and a sample of each of them
saying "Hello" (in their native language, where appropriate).
Center for the Study of the American South and SunSITE at UNC-Chapel Hill
have recently set up the American
South Internet Resource Center, a multimedia collection of resources
for research and information about the south. This site will hopefully
be expanding quickly over the next few weeks, and we welcome any
additional links and sources.
Bristol Technology Inc. announces
their WWW server. The server contains access to Bristol product information
and demos, and a very odd fun page. See if you can find the Bristol cult hero
Fintronic USA, Inc. announces the availability of its online catalog
of Linux workstations and notebooks. Linux is a freely available
UNIX-like operating systems. For Linux information see
Mathematical Topics provides information for
mathematics-related subjects. This service has been expanded and
reorganized for better access. CSC Mathematical Topics include links
to WWW, FTP,
services, and Usenet News. There
are also pointers to answers for
mathematics-related FAQ and announcements of
conferences. You can also find information about books published by
CSC, and contact CSC online help facilities (information on software
etc.). CSC is the
Finnish national supercomputer center located in Espoo,
The U.S. Department of Education, Office of
Educational Research and Improvement (OERI) is pleased to announce a
new Internet World Wide Web (WWW) server, which provides public access
to education research, statistics, and information about the U.S.
Department of Education and its programs.
Boston Restaurant List
is now available at OSF.
In addition to detailed reviews of ~400
recommended restaurants in and around Boston, there's also
an online form for submitting new or updated restaurant
reviews. This resource is an web-oriented version of
the list that has previously been distributed through
the Usenet groups ne.food and rec.food.restaurants.
The Internet Book
Information Center (IBIC) provides information for book-lovers, including:
IBIC reviews of recently released and forthcoming books, such as Julian May's
DIAMOND MASK, Bill Walton's NOTHING BUT NET, and (coming soon) Steven Covey's
FIRST THINGS FIRST; links to Internet resources and metaresources related to
books; and The
Commonplace Book, an edited collection of striking passages maintained as a
shared, updatable Internet resource. Server space for IBIC is provided
courtesy of SunSITE, a joint project of
Sun Microsystems and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.
The Artificial Life Online
service is intended to serve as a forum for the accumulation and
dissemination of information about all aspects of the field of
Artificial Life. Artificial Life Online, sponsored by the MIT Press and the Santa Fe Institute, combines the utilities of a WWW-server, a Gopher server, an FTP server,
an interactive Bulletin Board, and Usenet News. Hence, there
are a number of different access methods for coming into the system.
Information available includes Alife software packages, a bibliographic
database, suggestions for Alife course curricula, and a large collection of
local Alife newsgroups dedicated to a wide variety of topics
relevant to Alife research.
The University of Oregon's
Computational Intelligence Research Lab
(CIRL) is a laboratory affiliated with the CS department and doing research on
basic questions in artificial intelligence: search, knowledge representation,
and reasoning. CIRL is located at the Riverfront Research Park in Eugene,
Oregon, and CIRL faculty participate in university and departmental activities
including the supervision of graduate students.
The Web interface to the rec.arts.movies database is now
being mirrored in the USA and in Australia.
There is information on over 30,000 titles, 75,000 actors and actresses, 6500 directors, 7900 writers... and much much more, all of which can be
Whether you're a movies fan or just need answers to questions such as
"where have I seen that face before ?", then this is for you..
Here are the servers;
Other regional mirrors may follow depending on demand.
- UK/Europe. The original server at UWCC Cardiff..
- Australia. Griffith University. N.B. restricted to access from Australia only.
- USA. Mississippi State University.
The National Information Infrastructure Public
Interest Summit will take place in Washington, DC
on March 29th, on National Public Radio and in ClarkNet webspace.
Speakers and panelists
President Al Gore, Dr. Benjamin Chavis of the NAACP, and Mitch Kapor of
Frontier Foundation. Send questions for the panelists to [email protected]tmn.com.
Do you develop software? Do need to develop or test on every type
of UNIX, PC, Apple Macintosh, Pen based or Wireless System, printer or
network available? The
Center For Software Development can help you. The Center is a
not-for-profit organization with a mission to
promote the growth of software companies. The Software Entrepreneurs
Forum, the City of San Jose, California and Novell, Inc. founded The
Center. It acts as a catalyst between the key facets of the software
industry...software developers, hardware and software vendors, and
service providers. The Center provides
labs, events, and an Industry Resource Library. This server is
brought to you by Internet
By popular demand, COSTA
TRAVEL ON-LINE has added a 5 %
rebate on ANY CRUISE or TOUR booked through this service.
Rebates on air travel alone coming soon!
TRAVEL ON-LINE offers discount travel packages and crui
ses along with airfare special deals. Reservations can be made via FAX,
/a>, or Intern
ational TOLL FREE PHONE NUMBER. UCSD / SDSU / USD on-campus
The Cypherpunks Home Page
is where you can access various information related to security, cryptography,
and privacy. The cypherpunks are interested in keeping strong cryptography
A Cypherpunks's Manifesto
is a good overview of the group's ideals. The Cypherpunks WWW is maintained by
Sameer <[email protected]>.
The Amos Tuck
School of Busniess Administration now has a home page on the Dartmouth
College WWW server. It contains information about the school, including course
descriptions, and links to other business
Clockwork is an underground
student-run WWW site at Carnegie Mellon Unversity.
Hot off the presses from a growing media avalanche,
The Internet Underground Music Archive (IUMA)
invites you to come browse our rapidly growing
archive of underground and not-so-underground
music from around the world. If you are in a band
(especially unsigned) information on how to make
your music available to the Internet can be found
on the site.
- March 22, 1994
CBCL, the MIT-based Center for Biological and Computational learning,
announces its Web
pages. We are an interdisciplinary center which promotes research
collaboration in artificial intelligence, computer science, engineering,
and the neurosciences. The Web pages include information on our research
programs, our principal investigators, our seminar schedule, and a number
of ongoing projects.
The University of Sheffield is
pleased to announce a WWW server based at its Academic Computing Services.
Currently there is information from:
your window to the worlds' beaches. SurfNet provides live (or as close to
live as possible)
views of the worlds' beaches. In addition, SurfNet provides a worldwide
surfing photographers, writers and videoartists. "Let's go to the
The Decision Analysis Lab of Stevens Institute of Technology, in
conjunction with SmartChoice Technologies Corporation, is undertaking a Computer
Mediated Communication Survey to gauge the impact that CMC has had on
the workplace. It will be accessible from Sunday, March 20 until Saturday,
April 2. You need to be using a WWW Browser with forms support to take
part in the survey.
We'd like to introduce the The Santa Cruz community and it's
growing number of WWW sites.
Santa Cruz Geek Houses:
Santa Cruz Web Services:
We would like to announce
OncoLink, a WWW-server and
gopher server oriented
to CANCER. This resource is directed to physicians, health care personnel,
social workers, patients and their supporters.
This cancer information server is currently under development, with frequent
OncoLink is currently subdivided into areas covering: medical oncology,
radiation oncology, pediatric oncology, surgical oncology, medical physics,
psychosocial support for oncology patients & families, and other
links to other cancer resources throughout the world.
The EXPO is
pleased to announce the addition of the EXPO Post Office.
Also the EXPO Restaurant will soon be showing in color (due to
AskERIC announces a major upgrade to its WWW/Mosaic Server. The AskERIC Virtual Library is
an ongoing project to build a digital library for educational information
that educators can navigate as they would in a real library. Also
on the site is a Slide
Show explaining what AskERIC is and how to use it with narration (for
Some new clickable cards (mainly on planets & shuttles) have been added to the Rennes'
CRI-CICB astronomy page (images, animations). Moreover, a
Space Movie Archive
is now available: it consists of about 90 anims, the biggest archive in the world i know.
A Fractal Movie Archive
has been opened. You may also have a look at the
Fractal Art Gallery of Mandelbrot sets at CNAM of Paris too.
The La Jolla Cancer Research
Foundation made one more step into the internet. The new WWW server is
still under construction, but come and visit!! Information about seminars
and events at the Foundation and much more will be available soon.
announces its WWW server.
The server has gone public because of three
about new software products from Amdahl's Open Enterprise Systems Division.
The server has actually been running for a couple months since
Amdahl hosted February's Bay Area SIG-WEB meeting.
Venable, Baetjer, Howard & Civiletti, a major law firm in the
Washington/Baltimore metropolitan area, has become perhaps the first legal
services provider to establish its own World Wide Web server. In addition
to information on the firm's services and attorneys, the Venable WWW Server provides timely and
interesting materials on a variety of legal issues, including Information Law topics relating to the
Information Superhighway. Venable also plans to set up FTP and Gopher
servers with a library of publications on legal topics.
Macintosh websurfers will be interested in
which mirrors the contents of the SUMEX INFO-MAC
archive of Macintosh software. Among its features is
a reverse-chronological listing of recent contributions.
Penn State Outing Club, Canoe Division
announces a World Wide Web server with information on canoe and
kayaking trips, races, and classes in central Pennsylvania.
Entry forms for the April 10
Loyalsock Slalom are also available.
The MIT Student Information
Board Web Server announces a complete rewrite of their home page with some beautiful
icons by Eri, our new
WebArtîste. Recent additions and
changes include many user home
pages, a rapidly growing list of other servers
at MIT, and numerous MIT Activities
with useful stuff on the Web. A number of the existing gateways and
services have undergone substantial changes. bert has
added numerous spiffy icons to the discuss gateway. We have also
added a new forms-based comment page.
has also come out with a new
list of web servers, version IV (more than 1200 sites!),
produced by his
Wide Web Wanderer.
A home page for
Computer Vision is now available at Carnegie Mellon University.
It includes pointers to 20 research groups' home pages, image archives and
source code related to Robot Vision and Image Processing.
The Department of Civil
and Environmental Engineering at
University in Ottawa has a slowly building web server.
In addition to the usual stuff like program and faculty information
and pointers to related servers, there is
a small collection of
a slightly dated survey of
software for Civil Engineering,
and an incomplete exhibit on the
Bridge disasters, including a
study of the first.
The Hubble Space Telescope Astrometry Science Team announces a WWW
See how astrometry, one of the oldest branches of astronomy, uses
the Hubble Space Telescope, one of the newest tools of astronomy.
Interrogate our home page to find out what we do, who we are, and what we've
done. Look over our shoulder as we
search for planets around
a nearby star.
Internet Multicasting Service
is now offering keyword searches to all 1994
SEC and Patent documents. You can also
reach our services through
Expect new developments over the next few months
including the Red Sage restaurant on-line,
access to Internet Talk Radio through a referal
home page and a live cybercast to the Internet
from INTEROP on May 4-6.
The Production and Operations Management
Group at the Harvard Business School is running a WWW server that
includes a searchable catalog of Harvard teaching cases.
The University of Texas at
Austin Graduate School of Library and
Information Science maintains a Mosaic homepage filled with information
related to the program, library and information science resources,
Internet tools and guides, and other miscellaneous information.
The Coombs Computing Unit, Research Schools of Social Sciences & Pacific
and Asian Studies at the Australian National University, Canberra has
became the moderator of the Asian Studies
section of the CERN's WWW Virtual Library project. Please direct
Asian Studies' registrations requests, announcements and inquiries to the
Asian Studies WWW VL administrator: Dr T.Matthew Ciolek
United Nations Outer Space Office
is pleased to announce an experimental home
page focusing on United Nations activities in outer space
matters, particularly on planetary exploration and astronomy
(=basic space science).
The National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center (NAIC)
Arecibo Observatory, the world's largest radio telescope,
has a new WWW home page.
On March 24th, the INFACT Tobacco Industry
Campaign against the marketing of tobacco to children will
1-800 Call-In Blitz to the tobacco companies, to coincide with
Surgeon General Jocelyn Elders' national town meeting
on youth and smoking. All the information you need to participate
is on the web now!
Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a page that provides
information about the
World Cup soccer games that will be in Palo Alto this June.
The University of Rhode Island
Department of Chemistry announces a new WWW server. Information about
the University of Rhode Island, the Department of Chemistry and
the graduate program in chemistry is provided. Also included are descriptions
of faculty research projects and graduate school application information.
- March 18, 1994
Probe, a crystalized mixture of book reviews, movie reviews, music reviews,
thoughts, and dreams geared towards exploration of modern culture.
A brief report of the
first astronomical WWWorkshop
held in Padova (Italy)
Friday March 11 is now available. Moreover an experimental page
thought which to access the presently working servers of the
in Italy (Trieste, Padova, Milano, Arcetri (Florence) and
Cagliari) is up and running.
The Rice Design
Alliance presents the
Virtual City lecture series on the Web. What new impact will new
communication technologies have on the way we live in communities?
Deyan Sudjic, Bruce Sterling, Howard Rheingold,
Bruce Tomb and John Randolph and Sanford Kwinter
examine the evolving nature of cities in the age of advaced technologies.
The Research Triangle Institute,
a multidisciplinary not for profit research institute in Research Triangle
Park, North Carolina is now on the web.
"Ladies and gentlemen, charge your batteries!"
The International Electric
Grand Prix Association goes on-line with its Drive Clean '94 slate of
events on a World-Wide Web server hosted, appropriately,
by Electric Press, Inc. Events
include the Exide Electric Grand Prix
and the 1994 World Clean Air Road
Rally to Disneyland. Photographs, sound bites, and video clips will
shatter your myths about electric cars.
The rec.guns FAQ is now available in hypertextual form at the
Information about sporting and defensive uses of firearms
is provided, along with image and sound archives.
The University of Florida
Chemical Engineering Department
is pleased to announce a new WWW server.
On-line course information services
as well as an archive
of Advanced System for Process
ENgineering (ASPEN) examples are under construction.
Links are also provided to the
Computer-Aided Process Improvement Laboratory
which is being developed as a shared educational resource under an
undergraduate education improvement research project.
A home page for Animations and
MPEGs is now available at the Towson State University in Maryland.
This growing page contains short descriptions and links to various sites on theweb which serve
animations and movies.
University of Nevada Las Vegas
now has a web server online. It offers a "UNLV in Pictures"
hypermedia tour, a UNLV FAQ, various UNLV documents such as
Undergraduate and Graduate catalogs (in progress), and information
about the different colleges at UNLV, and student organizations.
This server is being maintained
National Supercomputing Center for Energy and the Environment
Located on campus at UNLV.
A brief report of the
first astronomical WWWorkshop
held in Padova (Italy)
Friday March 11 is now available. Moreover an experimental page
thought which to access the presently working servers of the
in Italy (Trieste, Padova, Milano, Arcetri (Florence) and
Cagliari) is up and running.
The University of Toronto's
Division of the Environment has a new home page which contains a
hypertext version of their handbook for undergraduates, as well as
pointers to a number of other information providers at the University of
anniversary issue (Vol. 4, No. 2) of Inter
Text, an electronic magazine, has just been released.
The StanfordU.S.-Japan Technology Manageme
nt Center is now public with its web server. Notable offerings include:
The Stanford site maintains very comprehensive lists of Internet-connected
organizations in Japan today.
- Internet X-Guide to Japan Information. Stanford's Experimental
Guide to Japan Information represents a first cut at organizing the widely dive
rse information sources about Japan currently available over the Internet. Major
categories of Japan information currently maintained in the X-Guide include the
The Department of Computing Science
at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne
now has a WWW server running.
Following an agreement with the Editors of Astronomy & Astrophysics,
the CDS, Strasbourg provides
access to the abstracts from the Astronomy and Astrophysics
Supplement Series, starting January 1994.
These abstracts are made available to the CDS,
by the Publisher (Editions de Physique), approximately four weeks
before the publication of the corresponding issue.
January to April 1994 issues of A&AS are currently available.
Access is by keyword, author's name, or chronological order.
The National Climatic Data Center has incorporated a number of new features
into it's home page.
For a complete listing of new features see
what's new at NCDC. Here are a few of the recent additions to the NCDC home
The Genome Data Base (GDB)
at Johns Hopkins University announces the availability of a new WWW server.
The server features
The GDB Browser,
an HTML+ forms interface to a powerful SQL query engine, and
The Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man -- the comprehensive source
on genetic disorders.
Muscular Dystrophy gene and a description of
Tay-Sachs Disease are two examples of the data available from GDB.
Announcing the Fourth Intersociety Conference on Thermal Phenomena in
Electronic Systems -
A new web server in the School
of Computer Science at the University of Birmingham, U.K.,
provides information about their research activities, degree
programmes and contact points. This service complements an existing gopher service and will
shortly also offer a virtual tourist guide to Birmingham and
the surrounding Midlands area (inc. Stratford-Upon-Avon, Ironbridge,
The United States Bureau of the Census has opened an information
server on the internet. Please explore our service and tell us
what you think. Connect to our beta WWW site by pointing
your client software here. We will
support many services, including
ftp. We also plan to offer
a majordomo mail server in the near future. If you have problems, questions,
suggestions, etc, send email to [email protected].
The Computing Systems Technology Office (CSTO) at
ARPA now provides
World Wide Web,
access to both current research and solicitation information. The
research section describes the basic CSTO research areas and includes
current summaries of funded projects. Some of these summaries
themselves contain links out to project related Internet information
sites. The solicitation information section provides complete
information on current CSTO solicitations and selected information for
other ARPA offices. Planned enhancements include publishing the upcoming
proceedings of the High Performance Computing and Communications
A list of
nonprofits on the Internet is maintained by Ellen Spertus
([email protected]). Nonprofits with WWW
pages include The Electronic Frontier
Foundation for National Progress, The Global Fund
for Women, INFACT, and
The National Center for
Missing and Exploited Children.
A new Web server on information relevant to educational technology in the
health professions is now available. The server is maintained by the
Educational Technology Branch (ETB)
at the National Library of Medicine. The server features information
about Branch research and personnel and provides links to other closely
related Web and Gopher servers. ETB runs a Learning Center for Interactive
Technology at the NLM in Bethesda, Maryland. Details about the Center
and on how to arrange for an appointment to visit us are also provided.
Gravigs project produced complete teaching packs on the use of
computer graphics and scientific vizualisation for scientists,
engineers and medics. Three packs have been released; you can read
about the pack contents, scope, and prices:
People interested in the forthcoming module Visualisation 2:
graphical exploration may wish to look at the
resource list which is currently being constructed.
A description the the 3D seismic finite difference code
is available on the
S-Cubed WWW server.
Use of recursive grid refinement sets Tres3D apart from any other finite
difference code used for seismic modeling. This code is being used to model
earthquake ground motions from the recent Northridge earthquake.
Action Program (OA) at Princeton University is now on the Web.
OA is Princeton's outdoor education program that offers wilderness
trips and leadership development for Princeton students, faculty, staff,
and alumnae. A number of text files are up through the campus
Gopher server. A range of useful outdoor and outdoor program
related files will be making their way up to the Web as HTML
The Coombs Computing Unit, Research Schools of Social Sciences & Pacific
and Asian Studies at the Australian National University, Canberra has
became the moderator of the
Social Sciences section of the CERN's WWW Virtual Library
project. Please direct social sciences' registrations requests,
announcements and inquiries to the Soc.Sci. WWW VL administrator: Dr
T.Matthew Ciolek ([email protected]).
The University of Warsaw, Poland has now launched the Institute for Social Studies Server
. The WWW system offers bilingual (English/Polish) menus and links to
the other web servers in Poland. Please direct inquiries to: Mr Jacek
Szamrej ([email protected]), Center for Complex Systems, Institute
for Social Studies, Univ. of Warsaw, Poland.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration (NOAA) presents a pictoral guide to information and
data resources available in NOAA. Connections to the various data and
information services available in NOAA, including home pages, gophers, WAIS
databases and other on-line services are available through the NOAA home page.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Environmental Information Services is pleased to introduce
a home page which allows users to search for environmental data and information,
access NOAA data, and see examples of how others are using data from NOAA.
The Naval Research Laboratory
in Washington DC is now online with its World Wide Web server.
There you will find descriptions of the various divisions of the Laboratory
at its Washington, DC, Monterey, CA, and Stennis Space Center, MS sites, as
well as information on many of the Lab's research and development activities.
This information service is
still under development and more information arrives daily, so expect
to find new things often.
On Tuesday, March 15, sixth grade students at
Hillside Elementary School
began the construction of their own Web Server.
This is part of a joint project of the
University of Minnesota and
Hillside Elementary School to integrate the use of the Internet
into the curriculum of elementary level education. Our objective is
to have students not just look at the Internet and take information
from it, but to participate in building and shaping their own small
part of the Information Superhighway.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is
pleased to announce a WWW server providing access to the transcripts of the
recent public hearings on software patent protection. Browse the list of
speakers from the
hearings, or retrieve a full text copy.
A number of record labels have got there music on the net, but I think this
is the first band on the net. The band Towhead has set up a
home page complete with songs, upcoming shows, and general contact
U.S. Global Change Policy
Symposium April 12-13, 1994, National Press Club, Washington, D.C. Now
in its second year, this two-day symposium will review the most recent
findings of the U.S. Global Change Research Program, explore the evolution
of its satellite and data systems and examine how it will be used for
developing federal environmental policies. Interactive workshops will tour
on-line USGCRP databases. Participants include the White House, OSTP,
NASA, NOAA, Congress, DoE, EPA, USGS, CIESIN, the Earth observation
industry and global change universities. $395 lunch inclusive. Sponsored
by the Earth Resources Association, TRW, Lockheed, Martin Marietta, Hughes,
Core Systems, Odetics, NASA and NOAA.
The Interop Company has put the
NetWorld+Interop 94 Las Vegas Program Guide on-line. You'll find
descriptions of an incredibly rich educational program produced by the
Interop Company, which has earned a mark of distinction in the industry
as a leader in advancing multivendor internetworking and
interoperability. Interop 94 will take place May 2-6, 1994.
Internet Distribution Services is
providing the creative services for this server.
Mother Jones Magazine
has just released the
The major package is on jobs and the economy: Where is our economy headed?
What is the jobs outlook? John Kenneth Galbraith, Lester Thurow, and other
experts try to answer these questions, and ordinary people tell their
stories in several articles of varying length.
We've also got pieces on Bob Maxwell, a banker who got sucked into a CIA
nightmare, Chelsea, one of the poorest communities in the U.S., the right
wing takeover of public schools, and all our usual columns and short bits
including Paula Poundstone and a nasty letter from the EPA.
Check it out on us!
NCSA Relativity Group announces a home page.
You can find out who we are, see special exhibits and projects,
view movies, and retrieve scientific papers and numerical codes.
We are also maintaining a
General Relativity around the world
page containing information about
activities in relativity worldwide, including links to other servers
related to physics, astrophysics, etc.
The University of Delaware, College of Marine Studies, would like to
announce that OCEANIC, the Ocean Information Center, is now available
through GOPHER and WWW.
The Geology department of Indiana University - Purdure University Indianapolis
(IUPUI) presents DINO FEST.
Dino Fest is a gathering of more then 30 of North America's great dinosaur
hunters, Mesozoic paleoecologists, and molecular biologists who will dicuss
the real science behind the movie Jurrassic Park. The Dino Fest
information is provided online courtesy of the
IUPUI Chemistry Department.
- March 14, 1994
Well, in a fit of boredoom and as an attempt to learn the server side of forms
(while avoiding working on my thesis), I have created a
WWW pool for this
year's NCAA Basketball Tournament. Needless to say, this is for fun only.
It is not sanctioned by NCSA or anybody official and there
is no prize other than being crowned the "WWW Basketball Wizard"
or some such cheesy title...Please only enter once!
- March 13, 1994
The Australian National
University has established another specialist WWW server. The Demography
& Population Studies Server (Coombsweb,ANU)
is a part of the ANU Social Sciences
WWW Server (Coombsweb). Its function is keep track of leading
information facilities of value and/or significance to researchers in
the field of demography.
Department of Music
University of Leeds
announces the Leeds Csound
Front Page which points to information about the MIT Media Labs
Csound programme and to an almost completed, but already quite
usable html version of the MIT Csound Manual.
This material is served from a machine run by the University of Leeds
CU_HTML.DOT is a Microsoft Word for Windows 2.0 document template
developed by the Computer Services Centre of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. The
template allows users to create HTML documents inside Word in a WYSIWYG
manner and generate a corresponding HTML file. You can assign different
formatting tags to the paragraphs by simply pointing and clicking. You can
also insert inline GIF images and specify hyperlinks by choosing the target
file from a dialog box. The inline GIF images will also appear in the Word
document. By using the template, you can create HTML documents with little
knowledge on the HTML syntax. Existing word processor features such as
spell checking, printing, cut & paste, macro automation, etc. can be used.
is in HTML format (also generated by CU_HTML.DOT) and the ZIP file is here.
The American Nuclear
Society of the University of Wisconsin's Nuclear Engineering Department
is pleased to announce the release of the next issue of X-Section
Magazine. Published by students for anyone who is interested, this
magazine is aiming to increase energy awareness, especially nuclear
energy, around the world.
We would like to announce the WWW Server of the
Department of Medical Cybernetics and
Artificial Intelligence at the University of Vienna (IMKAI)
and the Austrian Research Institute for
Artificial Intelligence (OFAI),
located in Vienna, Austria.
Apart from other services,
our institute's library information system
with some ten thousands of books, research papers, conference papers, journal articles from many subareas of Artificial Intelligence and Computational Linguistics may be of special interest to the AI community.
home page for WUOT is now available on the World Wide Web. WUOT is
the listener supported public radio station broadcasting from the
University of Tennesse in Knoxville, Tennessee. This
server for WUOT has been setup to gauge community interest in the WWW, in
the East Tennessee Area.
The Ohio State University CIS Department offers Answers to a multitude of
Frequently Asked Questions
as posted to a wide variety of newsgroups. All FAQs which are posted
to news.answers are automatically converted to hypertext to some
extent, depending on content. Now there's no more excuse for being
too lazy to find a given newsgroup's FAQ.
unofficial student-run server at Harvard University, is still under
construction; our resources include a directory of some other Harvard home
pages and a calendar of upcoming events (load time may be long - many pictures).
The Museum of Paleontology server
introduces its new About
The Museum section. Also, the
UCMP Server Technology section, a set of fifteen or so pages describing
our internet odyssey, is now complete.
The Information Science Research
Institute is pleased to announce its addition to the World Wide Web.
The ISRI server contains information about ISRI's research, publications
Rinconada House, an all-freshmen dorm at Stanford University, has set up a WWW
page. Check out the Rinconada House Page
to learn more about events and residents of Rinconada.
Chemical Physics Preprint Database:
This database is a joint effort by the Department of Chemistry at
Brown University and the Theoretical Chemistry and Molecular
Physics Group at the Los Alamos National Laboratory. It has been made
possible by funding from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation.
We would like to
acknowledge the assistance of Paul Ginsparg at Los Alamos National
Laboratory, whose programming skills and generous cooperation have made
this database possible.
The E-LAB is a
teaching, research and archival facility for new media at the DEPARTMENT OF
ANTHROPOLOGY at the UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN
CALIFORNIA. The E-LAB was founded to
promote the development of interactive media in anthropology. The
audiovisual content of this server is constantly updated with IMAGES and
FORECASTS FOR TOMORROW.
The University of Idaho
Laboratory for Applied Logic is pleased to announce a WWW page dealing
Cyberspace, primarily with a local lecture series, but it should be of
interest to everyone.
The Program on Communications and Media Policy (CMP)
at MIT is proud to present
The Digital Information Infrastructure Guide (DIIG) .
DIIG is a resource to
facilitate the development of the National Information Infrastructure
(NII). It is a collection of information about projects and
organizations working on the development of the NII. The information is
WAIS-indexed and may be
searched by keyword.
It also contains links to
gopher servers related to the NII.
MagNet magazine subscriptions
are now available online. Most major magazines are available at guaranteed
lowest prices. Just fill out the form to receive Time, Fortune, etc.
The Department of Chemical Engineering
at Edinburgh University in Scotland
are pleased to announce their new WWW server. This server provides information
about the department,
the people who work there, and
also about the Ecosse computer
aided process engineering research group.
Department of Physics and Astronomy has a new home page which
contains information about their faculty, research, and graduate
- March 9, 1994
UNIX and Aixterm users may wish to download Dennis
UNIX/Aixterm Quick Reference Card. A ps file produces two sheets
suitable for printing back to back as a 6 panel brochure. Copyright
allows for free distribution. Clarkson University.
The ElectroScience Home Page
brings you access to the ElectroScience Laboratory, The Ohio State University,
in Columbus Ohio. Our lab just celebrated our 50th anniversary in
electromagnetics, and we are providing access to a wide range of information
about our facility, services, people and university in general. Check us out!
Neural Computing Center in Shonan Fujisawa campus at Keio University is
pleased to announce the new WWW server. It includes a variety of
results of computer communications, VLSI-CAD, molecular biology, management
science, operations research, medical imaging, and computer science using
A group of 5th
Graders at Grand River Elementary School
in Lansing, Michigan have set up their own home pages with a
little bit of infomation about themselves and some photos.
They have been learning about how to use e-mail and they would love to
get some from other students (any age) throughout the world (addrsses are on
their home pages).
Technology, providers of high-quality integrated Project and Cost
Management Software, would like to announce their WWW server. It
currently contains an on-line copy of their
latest newsletter, and the FAQ, Product
Reviews and Glossary
documents on Project Management software.
John December has
created a hypertext guide to Internet resources,
Internet Web Text,
which links Internet information, guides, reference material,
search tools, and communication methods.
The text can be viewed in several versions:
page-oriented list ,
page-oriented narrative .
A new WWW page on Signal Processing is available.
The MFJ Task Force,
an ad hoc committee of the several regional Bell operating
companies, which is working on telecommunications issues in
Washington, is now on the Internet through the
MFJ Gopher server.
As part of the ongoing ICA series towards the Aesthetics of the
Future, Seduced and Abandoned is a weekend conference (March 12 & 13)
examines how artists, technologists, theorists and fiction writers have
focused on the changing meaning of gender, identity and the body
in the new, computer generated worlds.
For this conference at the Institute of Contemporary Art in London we are
pleased to announce the CyberCafe
Full information is available here.
These pages have been assembled by
Information Publishers. More information is here.
The Center for Atmospheric and Space Sciences at Utah State University has
a new home page containing information on ongoing research at the center.
The University of
Washington Department of
Computer Science & Engineering has created the Mathematics
Experiences Through Image Processing (METIP) home page. The METIP
project uses image processing techniques to create tools and
activities for middle school students to motivate them in the subject
As part of an ongoing project on community networks, a set
of surveys from over 30 community networks are now available.
Community (computer) Networks are becoming increasingly important as
people in communities all over the world begin developing them to
address needs in their own community. Developers of community
networks need to be able to find information and documents as well as
people with whom they can discuss issues and concerns. These surveys
are intended to help develop a "community memory" for community
network developers. Feedback on the survey and new surveys are
welcome, as part of an effort to keep the information current.
La Trobe University (Melbourne,
Australia) is pleased to announce that their Web server is now online and
contains information about the University, its courses and research. The server
also hosts sites set up by theSchool
of Zoology, and Glenn
La Trobe's Art Museum
is also online with its current exhibition of the personal collection of
one of Australia's foremost artists, Clifton Pugh.
If you've ever described yourself as being tacho kichi, then check out
Site a collection of images, newsletters, plans and information devoted to
kiting. The site covers single, dual and quadline kites, as well as kite
The Institute for Language Technology and AI (ITK) at Tilburg
University, The Netherlands, is pleased to announce its WWW server, with
information about the Institution, the projects currently under way,
ITK research reports, who's who, and on-line
versions of our Quarterly magazine
The index file also lists
Infolab's (one of the ITK partners) WWW server, as well as Tilburg University's Gopher
There is now a page
allowing simple keyword searches of the ACM SIGGRAPH Online Bibliography
Database, a collection of over 16,000 unique computer graphics and
computational geometry references.
A home page for the Simon Fraser
University Department of Physics is currently growing in eclectic ways.
It includes, inter alia, a schedule of weekly seminars and colloquia,
information on graduate
studies and Frequently Asked
Questions about Air-cooled Volkswagens!
Dartmouth College is now on the World
Wide Web. Its server provides access to the Dartmouth Name Directory, the
Dante Project, and a variety of other services including a campus map (soon
to be smaller and interactive), directions to the college, full information
about the college and its history and much more.
An Interfaith Fast and Pilgrimage Effort is underway to help end
the suffering in the former Yugoslavia. Use the
Christian Resource List
to find out more information and to see how you can help.
The University of
Utah is pleased to announce it's new additon to the World Wide Web.
The University of Utah server contains general information about the 'U',
maps and directories, and links to all sorts of other internet resources at
the 'U' including departmental Web servers, U of U gophers, FTP sites, and
library catalog access.
WWWW - the
World Wide Web Worm
- has been crawling the web and found 100,000+ resources.
WWWW provides access to the resources through sorted lists (huge!)
and through a search engine.
WWWW complements the
Mother-of-all BBS which is accumulating organized catalogues of resources
in all areas
The search engine allows resources to be located through
keyword searches on the title strings of WWW Pages, or through the
hypertext associated with objects.
It also allows searching against the machine or file names.
Requires Forms support (e.g. Mosaic 2.0).
Examples are given that a) find all Home Pages in Finland, b) locate pages
at or related to NASA and c) locate all MPEG movies on the WWW.
The North Carolina State University
College of Textiles is the largest of its kind in the United States,
offering one of only two accredited Textile Engineering programs in the
country. Producing more than half of the textile graduates in the US each
year, the NCSU College of Textils is at the forefront of every facet of
the textile industry. Feel free to navigate our experimental World Wide
Web server. Questions, comments, suggestions to [email protected]
1994 Symposium on Volume Visualization Call for Participation,
sponsored by ACM-SIGGRAPH and the IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee
on Computer Graphics. This Workshop will take place during the week of October
17-21, 1994 at the Sheraton Premiere at Tyson Center Hotel in Washington DC
conjunction with the Visualization '94 Conference.
IEEE Visualization '94 Call for Participation, sponsored by IEEE
Computer Society Technical Committee on Computer Graphics, in cooperation with
ACM/SIGGRAPH. IEEE Visualization '94 is the fifth annual IEEE Visualization
Conference Week and will be held in Tysons Corner, in the Washington, D.C.
metropolitan area west of Arlington, on October 17-21, 1994. The
includes tutorials, symposium and mini-workshops Sunday through Tuesday, and
three-way parallel tracks of papers, panels, and case studies Wednesday through
at the University of California, Santa
now has a W3 server showcasing the Consulting, Technology and Production
services it offers. As well they are maintaining a W3 gateway to
Information Servers at UCSB.
COSTA TRAVEL ON-LINE
offers discount travel
packages and cruises
along with airfare special
deals. Reservations can be made via FAX, EMAIL, or PHONE. UCSD/SDSU/USD
on-campus delivery FREE!
Peregrine Systems, Inc.
recently added a
with corporate and product information.
The server is also home to
the virtual corporation bringing together companies from around the world
via the Internet.
Corporations with web servers can
The Ada language WWW server.
The server contains a wealth of information on the Ada83 and Ada9x
programming languages, including:
A Summary Introduction to Ada, lists of
Books and Articles, information on
Trinity University Biological Imaging And Visualization Lab whishes to
announce their new WEB server BioViz. Located here is an
information server about Trinity University and the BioViz lab. Also
here is online documentation to the popular Macintosh freeware Image
Analysis software NIH IMAGE from the National Instutes of Health. The
information on this server is growing day by day.
- March 5, 1994
There is now a page dedicated to information on
World Wide Web Wanderers, Spiders and Web Robots on
Guidelines for Robot Writers, and a
List of Robots, among other things.
the Exploration and Development of Space (SEDS) is now operating a
WWW server. Currently available is information about Comet P/Shoemaker-Levy 9 and The Clementine Spacecraft as well
as information about the organization itself. Also offered is a page on
and related information.
an astronomical image retrieval facility at NASA's Goddard
Space Flight Center, is now on-line through the Web.
lets astronomers see what the universe looks like at wavelengths
running from the radio through the X-ray. Want to see what the sky
looks like in the infrared? in radio? Come and find out.
The Synchrotron Radiation Center (SRC)
has just joined the Web with a server providing information about SRC for users,
potential users, and the general public. The SRC operates a 1 GeV synchrotron
light source and provides beamtime to experimenters from university, government,
and commercial laboratories. The SRC is operated by the University
of Wisconsin-Madison with funding from the National Science Foundation.
A new server is available at the
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland.
The Space Astrophysics
Laboratory (SAL) of the Institute for Space and Terrestrial Science
(ISTS), an Ontario Centre of Excellence located in North York, Ontario,
Canada, is pleased to announce its WWW server to the public. Our server
contains a set of
maps of other Canadian WWW servers in addition to local information
about the Space Astrophysics Laboratory.
The Department of Astronomy at New
Mexico State University is now wired in to the World Wide Web. We are serving
information about the Department's people, facilities, and research and
educational activities to the Internet community.
More videos have been added to the video-on-demand
demos provided by the the Telemedia,
Networks, and Systems Group at the MIT Laboratory for Computer
Science. Some files are updated daily. Descriptions of hardware and software
developed by members of the
group are included, as well as their recent
publications. An index to relevant calls for
papers is also provided.
The European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF), the home of the
most intense synchrotron X-ray radiation source in the world, is pleased to
announce the availability of their World Wide Server. Amongst many
things on this server are descriptions of each scientific beam line.
The Learning Through Collaborative Visualization Project (CoVis) at
Northwestern University is pleased to announce the debut of the CoVis Web Server. The CoVis Project is
engaged in research and development of new approaches to high school
science education through collaborative project work with advanced
networking technologies, collaborative software, and visualization tools.
CoVis is funded by the National Science Foundation and various industry
partners and sponsors. Our goal in establishing this web server is to
disseminate the progress and results of this project so that the widest
audience may benefit from our experience.
GNN Travel Resource Center
is publishing the dispathes of travel writer Jeff Greenwald as he
navigates his way around the world using every mode of transportation but
airplanes. Jeff just sent his fifth dispatch from Senegal. Also soon appearing
is Tony Wheeler, founder of Lonely Planet Publications, who will
also be sending dispatches from the road. Tony, his wife Maureen, and their two
children will be travling around the United States in a 1959 Cadillac Coupe de
Ville. You can also see the Koblas Currency Converter, the first
interactive currency converter on the internet which will convert over 52 of
the worlds currencies against all others interactively.
, a Science-Fiction/Fantasy Gaming convention to be hosted by
the Old Dominion University S-F club, is now available via WWW.
The CRI-CICB Web server (Rennes'
University of France) has opened an
astronomical page of pictures & animations
The Circuit Theory laboratory
at Helsinki University of Technology,
Finland, has now a WWW site up and running.
The main purpose of the site is to proceed information about
circuit simulation program, that is developed in the laboratory.
The demonstration versions of the program are available via FTP from
See the readme
file for details.
The Graduate Institute of
International Studies is online through the Web.
More original science fiction is now available through the web. Author
Charlie Stross has put a collection of his published short stories
on the Web. The
virtual collection is freely readable (subject to the copyright
- March 2, 1994
The Magnetic Resonance
Imaging Group , at the University of Texas at Arlington has
prepared an exhibit to demonstarte our latest advances related to
acquisition, processing, and visualization of medical images generated
using the Magnetic Resonance Imaging technology. The
presented work is the result of a collaboration with the
Department of Radiology,
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas , which
serves as our clinical facility.
Cornell Information Technologies' STOS Office is getting its foot in the
door of the World Wide Web with its
Cornell University (CIT) STOS
Information Center. Primarily a bastion of frivolity, this server
also contains information about computing and life in general at Cornell,
along with the miscellaneous ramblings of the CIT STOS staff.
Dedicated to the unrestricted propagation of worthless information
across the Internet.
February issue of
International Teletimes is finally out!
This issue features articles on TV and Film such as
Sleeping With Elephants, a piece by Dr. Euan Taylor about the Canadian film
industry. The February issue also brings with it some new icon graphics by
our Art Director, Anand
Mani. Also be sure to check out Kent Barrett's latest Keepers
of Light column featuring an interview with Vancouver artist, Skai
Fowler and some fantastic examples of her work with female nudes and
The Graduate School of
Journalism at UC Berkeley now has a WWW site up and running, with general information about the
school, as well as student
photographs, and a page of journalism-related WWW sites.
The Center for Integrative Studies in the
Arts and Humanities has set up a new WWW server at Michigan State
University. We are trying to point to a variety of Arts & Humanities
information so send your suggestions to
and we will add them to our list. We have also set up a new
Gopher Server at
gopher.cal.msu.edu on port 70, it mirrors some of the same info but is
not an exact duplicate so look to both for information.
A Home Page for the High
Performance Computing and Communications K-12 Program at the
NASA Langley Research Center is now available. This is an educational
outreach program involving 5 high schools in the Tidewater area of Virginia.
It is a pilot program to investigate and develop curriculum integration of
the computational sciences in the K-12 educational area.
The WWW server of the Physics Department of
Naples University "Federico II" and the INFN, Naples (Italy)
has now an on-line exhibition about its
Museum of early
instruments, with GIF images.
Students at The Department of Computing and Electrical Engineering
- Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland are running a WWW server.
The Vrije Universiteit
Amsterdam announces a TeleText to
Gopher interface. Eindhoven University of
Technology announces a graphical TeleText to WWW interface with
clickable images of TeleText pages. This interface uses the TeleText to
Gopher interface in Amsterdam. At this moment only NOS TeleTekst (the
Netherlands) have given permission to distribute their NOS TeleTekst pages on the
NOS TeleTekst is being broadcast on Dutch Television and it contains world
news, TV guides, consumer information, financial and (Olympic) sport news
and weather and traffic information. The TeleText pages are (of course)
in Dutch and may not be stored or redistributed by mail or news, see the copyright.
The software for both interfaces will become available in the future.
The Department of Economics at the University of Michigan has an economics server. Items
of interest include "economic FAQs about the Internet" and "economics
of the Internet" pages.
The Backgrounds Data Center
(BDC) at the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is pleased to
announce its WWW server. The BDC is an archiver of Earth, atmospheric
and celestial background scenes. The BDC server currently provides
access to on-line Far Ultraviolet data (with more spectral regions
soon to be available), links to real-time weather data, and
"brochure-type" information about the BDC and its facilities.
Technology Department of Texas A&M University now has a WWW
server running on SERWEB software. This site will host information
about the department including online images and student information.
A WWW information server for the
3 November 1994 Total Solar Eclipse
is now available. Umbraphiles and eclipse chasers can find maps, charts,
tables, meteorological information, ephemerides, local circumstances and
other data related to the next total solar eclipse.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) is pleased to announce
RPInfo, its campuswide information system.
RPInfo provides information about the Rensselaer campus and community
and serves as a gateway to many other information sources on the Internet.
The Obituary Page
which features information concerning recent deaths of famous, infamous
or otherwise interesting people is now on the Web.
The Computer Services Centre of the
Chinese University of Hong Kong is pleased to announce a new WWW
server. This is the first one publicly available in Hong Kong. The server
now contains information about the University, a Housing Design project by
the Architecture department, several publications by the Computer Services
Centre, and some nice photos of the Campus and Hong Kong. You can also
access our existing gopher services and library catalog from the home
Fund for Women (GFW) is now on-line. The GFW is an
international grant-making organization supporting groups that are
committed to women's well-being and full participation in society.
Verbiage Magazine is a new short fiction magazine on the
World Wide Web which pays (modestly) for stories.
Come read our full announcement and submit your best stuff
for publication! The first issue will follow in one to
The Centro di Ricerca, Sviluppo e Studi Superiori in Sardegna/
Center for Advanced Studies, Research and Development in Sardinia
has put together a nice hypertext version of the Markoff article
on Mosaic in the New York Times. See
Infrared Processing and Analysis Center (IPAC)
is now on the World-Wide Web.
IPAC exists to carry out large,
data-intensive processing tasks as part of
program and to provide scientific and technical expertise
on those projects to the astronomical research community.
IPAC is part of the California Institute of Technology and the
Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
The New Sun Newspaper, investigating the positive.
Check it out.
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