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* * * * Population Studies Center - University of Michigan

The Population Studies Center (PSC) at the University of Michigan is a demographic research and training center. The page offers information on the staff, publications and a PSC description. There are links to other departments at the University of ...

* * * Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania

This gopher server provides information obtained from population studies and surveys. The information was collected by the Population Studies Center at the University of Pennsylvania. The data includes results from surveys and censuses from Africa, ...

* * * * Index - Demography & Population Studies - WWW Virtual Library

The site for the WWW Virtual Library on Demographic and Population Studies provides a detailed index of numerous institutions. Researchers will find links to the University of California at Berkeley, Edinburgh University (Scotland), and Australian ...

* * * * World Population

The World Population Web site houses a real time population counter for both the world and the US populations sponsored by the US Bureau of the Census. The page is updated every thirty seconds. Users can also access statistics on the population of ...

* * * * African Studies at University of Pennsylvania

The WWW page for the University of Pennsylvania African Studies department provides an extensive series of resources concerning the African continent. Topics covered include economics, culture, population, foreign affairs, and history. Users will ...

* * * US Census 1990

This gopher site contains all of the Census 1990 information, listed according to state. Users will find sex, age, household type, and race information for each state, as well as general Federal Census information.

* * * Center For World Indigenous Studies

The WWW page for The Center For World Indigenous Studies provides information on the organization's board of directors, mission, countries of operation, and recent activities such as symposia and workshops. Users will find data on the center's ...

* * * Penn State Population Research Institute

This Penn State Population Research Institute site contains information about the Institute, working papers of the Association of Population Centers, staff, and more. It provides access to other sites such as those of the U.S. Census Bureau, UN ...

* * * * U.S. LTER - Long Term Ecological Research

The U.S. Long Term Ecological Research Group was created to promote collaborative efforts between nationwide research groups dedicated to ecology issues, focusing on population studies, organic and inorganic patterns, and site disturbances. Their ...

* * * * Issues Involving Lifespan Extension

'Issues Involving Lifespan Extension' puts forth reasons why maximum lifespan for humans, now believed to be around 120 years, will be eliminated within the next 20 years. With an increasing understanding of the aging process and an application of ...

* * * Canada

The Canada WWW site offers users with a brief listing of FTP sites within the discipline of Canadian Studies. Documents range on topics from Canadian history, politics, and population figures. In addition, one will find information on other FTP sites ...

* * * * Direct Feeds from Africa

Direct Feeds from Africa is a WWW page devoted to providing a wide range of online resources pertaining to Africa. The site covers issues on African economics, politics, and politics. Users may search for data by country. Benin, Algeria, Botswana, ...

* * * * United Nations International Conference on Population and Development

The WWW page for the United Nations International Conference on Population and Development contains archives of last year's worldwide meeting. It includes complete texts of governmental statements, non-governmental organizations' statements, photos, ...

* * * Australian Indigenous Population

The Australian Indigenous Population Web page provides textual information about the life and history of Australia's Aborigines. Topics include population, history, art, and religion. There is also material about the Aborigines' modern life and ...

* * * ANU (The Australian National University) Demography Program Archive

This is a site of the Research Schools of Social Sciences & Pacific and Asian Studies at the Australian National University devoted to Demography and Population Studies, and it has a multitude of links to all kinds of related research ...

* * * Australian National University, Geography Department

The Department of Geography at the Australian National University in Canberra studies both physical and human geography in the context of environmental sciencesand global change. Current research is conducted in land and soil management, climatology, ...

* * * * Latin American Network Information Center (UT-LANIC)

The Latin American Network Information Center WWW page offers detailed archives of online resources for Latin American countries. Archives are arranged by country and include Bolivia, Brazil, Belize, Chile, Guatemala, and all Central and South ...

* * * * 1990 Census LOOKUP

The 1990 Census LOOKUP is an index designed to aid those researching the results of the 1990 U.S. Census. Researchers may explore population results, geographical surveys, and income information. The data may be searched by geographical region, ...

* * * * IIASA Home Page

The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, (IIASA) is an multinational effort to address common environmental problems. Examples of the topics addressed are population, environmentallycompatible energy sources, water resources and ...

* * * Tom Morgan's Homepage

Tom Morgan's homepage is divided between self-promotion of his book, 'From Cakewalks to Concert Halls-An Illustrated History of African-American Popular Music 1895-1930,' the two radio shows he produces and hosts, his other musical activities, and ...

* * * * Hispanic Pages In The USA

This site provides links to Hispanic Pages In The USA. Some of the topics covered include COLOQUIO, Revista Cultural Hispana, a Spanish language magazine, famous Hispanics in the world and history, los paises Hispanos (Hispanic Countries), la ...

* * * * University of Whiteknight School of Animal and Microbial Sciences

The University of Whiteknight School of Animal and Microbial Sciences studies the biochemistry and physiology of disease, developmental biology, ecotoxicology and microbial physiology. Masters degree programs are offered in both ecotoxicology of ...

* * * Simon Fraser University Chair in Wildlife Ecology

The Simon Fraser University Chair in Wildlife Ecology is part of the Canadian Wildlife Service (CWS) and the National Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) collaboration for research and management policies of wildlife service. ...

* * * Research Centers and Institutes at Pennsylvania State University

This gopher site takes the user to a list of research centers and institutes at Pennsylvania State University. There are currently five such centers, including centers devoted to Business, Evolutionary Genetics, Postsecondary Teaching, Workforce ...

* * esrc-pacific-asia

Esrc-pacific-asia is dedicated to a grouping of participants in the Economic and Social Research Council's (ESRC) Pacific Asia program along with other interested specialists concerned with the development of Pacific Asia. Some recent posts to this ...

* * * United Nations

This is the gopher server for the United Nations. It offers information about the United Nations' background, the United Nations' Charter, UN current information, United Nations documents (General Assembly, ECOSOC, Sec. Council) and United Nations ...

* * * CIESIN (Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network)

This is a server of the Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN). It provides information about Earth sciences andthe environment, such as environmental change, world resources, and population growth. It gives ...

N/R NAT-WORK

NAT-WORK discusses all aspects of work and employment as they relate to and affect the Native American population. Among the appropriate topics are areas of cultural conflict, the components of a culturally appropriate workplace, and barriers and ...

* * * AFROAM-L Griot Online [Afrinet]

The WWW page for the discussion group Afroam-L offers a number of maps, essays, and bibliographies pertaining to African culture. The site, based on the name (Griots) given to historians in African villages, houses the group's archives of exchanges, ...

* * * * Hot and Cold Running Fusion

Hot and Cold Running Fusion offers resources on research developments in the understanding of fusion, both hot and cold. Some great visuals and tutorials are provided, aswell as papers and articles from conferences and studies involving fusion. But ...

* * * * Housing and Household Economics (HHES) Division of The US Census Bureau

The Housing and Household Economics (HHES) Division of The US Census Bureau distributes findings of the US Census and other government-sponsored studies regarding Housing and Household Economics. This site offers their latest statistics and research ...

* * * * PSC Icons

As part of their support for in house development of Web pages, The U.S. Army Artificial Intelligence Center has collected a series of images from the Population Studies Center at the University of Michigan. This collection includes balls and 3D ...

* * * * University of California CD-ROM Information System

There is a sizeable quantity of data contained on the University of California CD-ROM Information System, and it is all available for public access. Some kinds of data include 1990 U.S. Census information, population surveys, foreign trade analysis, ...

* * * * UN Population Information Network (POPIN) Gopher

The United Nations Population Information Network (POPIN) is funded by the UN Population Fund to improve the flow of population information worldwide and to encourage the exchange of population information and experience among experts. This site ...

* * * * Population Index

This site provides the full contents of all 1993 and 1994 issues (Volumes 59 and 60) of the Population Index, a widely respected quarterly demographic bibliography. Each issue is indexed geographically and by author. A comprehensive author index to ...

* * * UpClose Demographic Summaries 1994

The UpClose Demographic Summaries 1994 site provides demographic summaries for all states, metro areas, counties, and cities with a population greater than 10,000. Users will find population counts for 1990, 1994, and projected for 2000, as well as ...

* * * * The Earth Times

The Earth Times is the only independent international nonpartisan newspaper focusing on environment and economic development, and such interrelated concerns as human rights,population, trade, and women's and children's rights. The Earth Times ...

* * * Progressive Sociology Network

The Progressive Sociology Network site is an index to sociology archives, authors, gopher sites and various other Progressive Sociology and Progressive Population Network links. TheProgressive Sociologists Network (PSN) began as a listserv in April ...

* * * * Predicto

Predicto is a GA market forecaster. It forecasts day-to-day changes in the S&P 500 market index. Predicto's population of 101 market forecasting algorithms has been continuously evolving since May 20, 1988. The GA (Genetic Algorithm) approach uses ...

* * * * Project GeoSim - Geography Education Software.

The Departments of Geography & Computer Science at Virginia Tech have collaborated to create GeoSim, a series of geographical education packages which provide both introductory tutorials to the software, and facilities for performing lab exercises. ...

* * * Wildlife and Fisheries Biology - University of California at Davis

The Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology home page provides information on degree requirements, undergraduate and graduate courses, the faculty, and faculty positions available. The department's aim is to teach the greater understanding of ...

* * * * R. R. Donnelly Database Technology Services

The R. R. Donnelly Database Technology Services WWW page provides an introduction to the information engineering company. Users will find outlines of services such as data client consulting, systems integration, and production services for content ...

* * * Tour in Sichuan

Located in southwest China, Sichuan province is China's most populous region. This brief Sichuan Web page describes attractions found in the city of Chengdu, while providing a picture of a waterfall. There are no direct links without some tinkering.

* * * Tour in Guizhou

Mountainous Guizhou, populated by the Dong people, is largely unvisited by tourists, according to this Web page. The short description found here highlights regional cultural heritage and Huangguoshu Falls, China's largest, which is pictured.

* * * Chronicles of the SK Electric Posse

The Chronicles of the SK Electric Posse WWW site contains articles, short fiction, poetry, and personal writings by members of the SK Electric Posse, a counterculturegroup of youths who live in Rhode Island. Users will find writings on topics such as ...

* * * University of Parma Institute of Ecology

The University of Parma's Institute of Ecology page describes its research staff, events, and research activities. The faculty and research staff are listed with information about their interests in such areas of ecology as restoration ecology, ...

* * * INSPIRIT '95 Research Prize - 250,000 DM

INSPIRIT '95 is an international research prize sponsored by Initiativkreis Ruhrgebiet, a corporation dedicated to cooperative private and public sector development of the Ruhr region of Germany. The theme for the INSPIRIT competition was the ...

* * Research Testing Labs, Inc.

The Research Testing Laboratories site promotes their independent, privately-owned clinical research company. Users will find some brief information about their staff, facilities, and patient populations. Also included are some details about their ...

* * * German World Wide Web Service

The German World Wide Web Service site provides a clickable map of major German cities. By clicking on a particular city, users will find information about its Web servers, population,cultural activities, and many other facts tourists and foreigners ...

* * * * TIGER Mapping Service

Maps on demand are created here according to the parameters you set. The TIGER Mapping Service combines US Census Data with the TIGER digital map database to locate and display maps by town orcoordinates. Each map comes replete with keys, ...

* * * Employment Directory Guide to North American Markets

The Employment Directory Guide to North American Markets includes links to demographic information, an employment analysis, chambers of commerce, and convention and visitors bureaus for the top 25 US markets. Users will find populations and fields of ...

* * * * Australian Family History Compendium

The Australian Family History Compendium Web page is the first and last online resources for those in researching genealogy resources related to Australia and Australians. Users will find an array of maps, family trees, population figures, and ...

* * * Laredo

The home page of Laredo, Texas offers a few GIF images and brief hypertext descriptions concerning features and attractions of use to local residents and tourists, with special focus on information needed to cross the border into Mexico. There are ...

* * * * US Gazetteer

This US Gazetteer Geographic Name Server at the State University of New York at Buffalo provides a searchable index of most US and some international cities and towns. Return results include (where available) state and county names, area code, zip ...

N/R essex-postzon

Essex-postzon is an electronic mailing list for users of the Postzon File. The file is part of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Data Archive at Essex University, in the United Kingdom. The Postzon file is based on the Central Postcode ...

* * * * A Tourist's Guide to the French Riviera

A Tourist's Guide to the French Riviera is a WWW site which provides an extensive introduction to the French Riviera, its cities, culture, accommodations, and attractions. In French or English versions, one will find individual sections for cities ...

* * * * U of Washington, Statistics Department Page

This page offers the user access to many resources relating to the Statistics Department at U of W, and includes a selection of downloadable technical reports from various sources with titles like, 'Bayesian Methods for Estimation of the Size of a ...

* * * * SERENDIP

The University of California at Berkeley's Search for Extraterrestrial Radio Emissions from Nearby Developed Intelligent Populations (SERENDIP) uses the world's largest radio telescope at Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico to try to detect signs of ...

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