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For more information related to this issue's news stories, check out the following Web sites:

Ski Hunt

See more images of Halley VI, and read a Q&A with its architect at: 21antarctica.htm

Before construction of Halley VI is complete, scientists will be living and working in the current Antarctic research station. Take a tour here:

Winging It

Discover more about Kimberly Bostwick's research on manakins at: episode1_bostwick.html#

"Wing Ding: Bird rubs feathers for cricketlike song," by Susan Milius, Science News, July 30, 2005.

Who's the Fake?

Visit professor Hiroshi Ishiguro's Intelligent Robotics Laboratory at this Osaka University Web site:

The Museum of Science in Boston, Massachusetts, has an online activity on building robots. Check out:

Sunset Delay

Seize the Daylight: The Curious and Contentious Story of Daylight Saving Time, by David Prerau, Thunder's Mouth Press, 2005. This Web site has facts about daylight saving time, including interesting anecdotes:

Great Pumpkin

Learn about pumpkin genetics at this Big Pumpkins Web site: www.bigpum,asp?id=51

Not spooked by the traditional jack-o'-lanterns? Take a look at these Extreme Pumpkins:

Sweet Sorrow

This Web site offers a teen-friendly explanation of how human taste buds work.

"Cats' Sweet Tooth Long Gone," by Rick Weiss, The Washington Post, July 25, 2005.
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Title Annotation:LESSON PLANS
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Date:Oct 24, 2005
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