What's New With NCSA Mosaic
What's New With NCSA Mosaic
- February 28,1994
The Department of Modern Physics
- University of Cantabria (UNICAN) in Santander, Spain is running
a WWW server.
Chess enthusiasts will be interested in the
Internet Chess Library. The ICL has a number of
chess-related texts, opening databases, and games. Chess
FAQs may also be found here along with information on
accessing the Internet Chess Server, a service for
real-time chess playing over the Internet. The ICL
contains files for specific chess database programs and
programs for specific machines and operating systems.
There's even a
chess art gallery.
Another commercial magazine comes to the Web:
3W Magazine - The Internet with a Human Face
All the Internet - All the resources
Full information and a subscription special
The Eagle's Nest
provides online information about Bridgewater College,
its facilities, catalog, and calendar of events. This new server, in
its initial growth stages, is sponsored by the C. E. Shull Computing Center.
- February 27,1994
WAIS Inc would like Beta Testers to try out its new WAIS-to-Web gateway for
searching local or remote WAIS databases. For more information, see the WAISGATE
A collection of materials related to the British Science Fiction television
is now available. Scripts for most of the episodes are available, along with
sound bites and images.
Engineering Computer Operations at North Carolina State University
is pleased to announce the Project Eos Web
Server. Project Eos is a distributed academic computing system at
North Carolina State University. Begun in the College of Engineering,
this network of high-end UNIX workstations uses client/server technology
and much of the software developed by Massachusetts Institute
of Technology (MIT), IBM, and DEC in Project Athena at MIT. Our Web server
contains information and newsletter about Project Eos,
information about classes using Project Eos, a nice test of UNIX
tutorials, and an on-line version of the book Guide to the Eos Computing
Environment at North Carolina State University by Dr. Ellen McDaniel.
Linda Group at Yale University has set
up a WWW site that contains extensive information
around Linda, coordination languages, adaptive parallelism, turingware,
and the efforts of the local research group.
Rockwell Network Systems
now supports a World Wide Web (WWW) server. This server will offer
information about the latest Rockwell products and services, articles
and analyses written by our staff, and links to other relevant
Internet documents. Enjoy!
The English Server at CMU has
three new online journals now available in Mosaic/WWW:
The Physics Department at the University of Pennsylvania announces
a new WWW server.
The server includes Physics course materials, information on high
energy physics, and pointers to other servers of interest to the
physics community. The server is still under development and is
expected to acquire additional materials in the near future.
Palo Alto Historical Association, of
Palo Alto, California, USA,
proudly announces its arrival on the World-Wide Web on a server operated
by Digital Equipment Corporation
The DOS Internet Kit
for new Internauts coming in from DOS/Windows machines has been updated by
to include new software releases. Installation
instructions and the disk images are on the WWW server
from the same site). It is a self-installing
package to get PCs connected to Internet resources (including Gopher,
Mosaic, Telnet, etc.). It now includes Trumpet Winsock 1.0 (with SLIP
support), Windows Mosaic 2.0 Alpha 1, updates to the Crynwr packet
drivers #11, NCSA Telnet 2.3.07b, and updated configuration
The University of
Michigan Historical Center for the Health Sciences (HCHS) is pleased to
announce an electronic clearinghouse for information on primary resources
in the history of health care and the health sciences as they relate to
Michigan. This WWW information service is designed for use by
historians, educators, policy makers, archivists, librarians, and
manuscript and museum curators interested in promoting the exchange of
ideas and the utility of history in the development of ethics and policy,
and in managing health science resources.
has expanded in a new direction with the addition of a restaurant.
The restaurant serves only the some meals of the world-famous school for
French cookery Le Cordon Blue.
If you have some intersting data that you would like to be part of EXPO,
please contact Frans van Hoesel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Institute of Systems Science (ISS)
at the National University of Singapore is now on the Web. They provide
information about their location, facilities and research and
- February 24,1994
The Computing Support Team, Inc. announces GEMS, Global Electronic Marketing
Service. Our first commercial project is providing a Real Estate information
service. Home owners and realty agents are invited to advertise
property and services.
is a weekly collection of assorted stuff discovered while browsing the
Internet (primarily netnews). The contents are unpredictable, but are
likely to include miscellany connected with computer culture, bizarre
humor, fringe politics, technology and environmental issues. E-mail
subscriptions are also available from email@example.com.
Fishnet could be considered as an initial attempt at human-based
approaches to intelligent information handling in the age of the
Some great real world examples of the power of WWW are on a new server by
Electric Press, Inc.
Electric Press specializes in high quality layout and design, with digital
staff. Electric Press is an "invisible" publisher, operating servers under
the names of its customers alone.
The Department of Computing Science, at the University of
Alberta, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada is pleased to announce
it's new WWW server. Click here
to come and check it out. Things are pretty bare-bones so far,
(there is a connection to our gopher server) but give us some time.
The Physics and Astronomy Department
at the University of Victoria (UVic) now has a Web server running. We provide
information about our location, our Department and our research activities.
We are also serving a number of Documents and we provide pointers to other
services here at UVic.
EPFL (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne)
now has its home page on the Web.
Department at Brown has begun a WWW server. The server currently
contains information concerning the graduate program of Chemistry available
at Brown; short resumees of the faculty members including their most recent
works; and current phone book information for faculty, graduate students,
and staff members.
The JASON project has made it to Belize,
packed in 20,000 pounds of gear and are ready for their first
show this Monday. They have started sending daily updates to the
JASON Project Home Page
and posting them in the "Letters from the Rain Forest" page.
The Duke University Department
of Chemistry would like to announce its new WWW site.
The primary goal of the site is to promote and advertise the Department
and its on-going research. The site currently features an extensive
multi-media exhibit of the research of
Dr. Michael G. Prisant
in chemical physics at surfaces and geometric aspects
of protein structure and function. This exhibit contains mpeg movies and
gif images produced using computer modeling and state-of-the-art raycasting
A new page has been added to the Oak Ridge National Laboratory's
WWW server describing EMBYR, a probability-based landscape scale
simulation of wildfire. This page describes an actual historical fire
that occurred in Yellowstone National Park in 1981, and then simulates
this historical burn in an MPEG movie. Check it out!
Austin World Wide Web User Group (AWWWUG) in Austin, TX has now formed. The purpose of AWWWUG is to provide a salient technical and organizational infrastructure which can support the local WWW community, while its mission is to promote the academic, commercial, and educational use of the WWW. If you are interested, there is an online survey fill-out form which can get you onto the AWWWUG mailing list.
The Center for
Telecommunications Research at Columbia University has just
started up its WWW server. It contains pointers to other Columbia
information sources, but it currently doesn't have much local data.
- February 23,1994
On February 23rd, 1994 EcoNet will release the League of Conservation Voters'
1993 National Environmental Scorecard via the Internet. The
Scorecard rates members of the United States House and Senate according to
their voting records on critical environmental issues for the past year, and
also gives environmental "scores" for regional and state delegations.
is an Internet resource for mathematics and science education, maintained by
TERC on behalf of the
Science Department at University of California at Davis now enters
the ever growing World Wide Web with
its first homepage prototype. Items of interest are :
, a UC wide library system, several
campus profile of UC Davis, the
UCD gopher and
anonymous FTP site , and some
really interesting links to other home pages. We have just added
CS technical journal archives in all diciplines of computer science.
Also look for some forms-based documents coming soon!
The University of Tennessee High
Energy Theory Group has started its WWW server. Among its resources
is a large collection of Mandelbrot set images.
Experiments Online is a collection of home pages of many high-energy
physics experiments, and a link to databases covering
experiments in particle physics. Coming to you from
(Stanford Linear Accelerator Center).
Two new resources are presently available at
- a medical biochemistry course, and
- a hyperindex to the Macintosh software archives at the University of Michigan.
Python is an
object-oriented scripting and prototyping language which some prefer
over Perl, TCL or Scheme. Python, developed at CWI in Amsterdam, is free, extensible,
and runs on Unix, DOS and Mac. The Unix version has optional X11 and
Motif interfaces and considerable multimedia support for SGI and Sun
platforms. All documentation and
Python are now available on-line via the World-Wide-Web as well as via
- February 22,1994
WIRED Magazine has joined the fight
against the Clipper Chip by setting up a web page devoted to the
subject, with several selected text files pulled off the net, plus two
pre-publication articles to appear in the April issue of WIRED, one
by Brock Meeks and the other by John Perry Barlow. The site is provided
as a public service by WIRED magazine to educate people about its
dangers. Wired's WWW site also includes the full text from every issue
up through the January issue (including key word searches), as well
information on how to subscribe, how to advertise, and how to submit
articles to WIRED.
The Earth Resources Laboratory,
part of the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences at
MIT, is pleased to announce its new server. ERL is primarily
concerned with applied geophysics as it relates to tectonophysics,
seismology (especially seismic exploration), environmental
engineering, and parallel computing.
- February 21,1994
As a first WWW link to Croatia we invite you to visit home page of the
Telecommunications Department , University of Zagreb.
It will provide you links to currently existing
in Croatia, and more.
The Astronomical Observatory
of Padova has set up an experimental WWW server. Through this
server you can reach the
Astronet network which connects most of the italian Astronomical
Institutes. Some of these nodes are WWW servers themselves.
TRIUMF, Canada's National Meson
Research Facility, conducts research in subatomic particle physics,
accelerator design and operation, and various applied programs including
medical applications of accelerators. Our new Web server has a small
but growing collection of information about the laboratory and its
activities, lists of preprints and internal publications, and
descriptions of software available from TRIUMF.
- February 20,1994
The Space Shuttle Small
Payloads Project at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center has a new
Web server which provides information and graphics for those interested
in the "Hitchhiker" and "Get Away Special" (GAS) payload programs.
Learn how your organization can fly its own experimental payload on the
Radio Astronomy Laboratory at the
University of Calgary is now on-line with its WWW home-page.
The document includes information on a proposed high-resolution
survey of galactic neutral atomic hydrogen (HI), documentation
on user support software for the Russian Space VLBI project
RadioAstron, information on graduate studies
in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, and a pointer
to the University of Calgary's gopher server.
the campus-wide information server for Rice University in
Houston, Texas, is now available via WWW as well as via
The Supercomputer Computations Research
Institute at the Computing
Facilites at SCRI, and pictures and descriptions of some of the
equipment we use.
Publication Information, and listings of several thousand abstracts from
recently published articles.
- Information about
Software developed at
SCRI, available on the Internet. Notable projects include SciAn, DQS,
- Notes on Tallahassee
Free-Net, a SCRI-sponsored public-access Internet provider. Free-Net
provides public Internet access to approximately 17,000 local Tallahassee
- Links to other campus resources (gophers, ftp sites, etc.)
The Baylor College of Medicine is
now on the Web providing Biomedical Research and Educational Information.
The combined WWW/Gopher server for The Numerical Algorithms Group
(NAG) who supply numerical, statistical, symbolic and
visualisation systems plus compilers and tools has moved to a new
server here. A direct interface
for those interested in the IRIS Explorer visualisation
system can be found
here, this is also a new address.
The NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center has a WWW server running for it's
Workstation User's Group . The WUG, sponsored by Hughes-STX corporation,
serves to link workstation users together to share their knowledge and
experience and to provide for the open exchange of information and ideas as
users from various tasks describe their experiences. It contains useful
information for people who work with scientific data.
Professors Henry Wright and Sharon Herbert have made the preliminary
report of the 1993 season of the joint University of
Michigan/University of Asiut survey in the Eastern Desert of Egypt
available on the Classics and
Mediterranean Archaeology server.
The University of Southampton
Astronomy Group now provides an index of
recent International Astronomical Union (IAU) telegrams. To avoid
breaching the copyright on the circulars, the full text of the telegrams is
only available locally. However, if you have your own legitimate source
for these documents then this search tool will tell you which telegrams
to look in for news on particular astronomical objects and events.
The University of Massachusetts
Astronomy Program now has
Greek letters in
place in their pages. A tar file containing these
transparent bitmaps is
If you haven't been there in a while, much has happened. Look
in on their What's New Page.
Center for Astrophysics (CfA) has a new WWW server online.
The CfA combines the resources and research facilities of the
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory and the Harvard College
Observatory to pursue studies in astronomy and astrophysics.
Information about the research activities at the center,
its facilities and achievements is available.
Also soon available on the server the CfA preprint series and
astronomical catalogs and images.
The Department of Computer
Science and Engineering of the University of Washington
is pleased to announce the opening of its HTTP server to the outside
world. Information accessible on our local web includes an overview
of the department and its research, descriptions of our graduate
educational programs and research
summaries and on-line technical
reports. Regional information is
slowly being collected.
Queer Resources Directory (QRD) is now available via http at
vector.casti.com . The QRD
provides information on HIV/AIDS, gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered
issues. Contributions and information come from around the world and
are categorized and stored appropriately. Come and explore!
, the magazine that wishes it were a band, has a new Web electrosphere.
Nadine is written and published primarily by students at
The Magazine For Adult Children of Aging Parents, is written for anyone
facing the questions, issues, and concerns from having an aging
parent. The magazine covers all aspects of looking after an elderly parent,
including how to deal with your feelings and where to get
help if you need it. Sample articles and a subscription form are
available. ANSWERS is brought to you by
Internet Distribution Services.
A home page for the Cyberpunk/Fantasy role-playing game,
now online. It provides access to many sites for information about
Shadowrun, and Cyberpunk related issues in general.
The Los Alamos Physics Papers has moved,
and now provides complete form-based access to the physics e-Print archive. The site
is also mirrored at http://babbage.sissa.it/ in Italy.
- February 17,1994
The independent norwegian telecom newspaper, Telecom
Revy, is online with a Telecom Update of the Olympics (in
english). This is a cooperation between the Norwegian Telecom
Research and the newspaper. Telecom Revy may also be found on the Norwegian Homepage
NORWEB), which also have pointers to other Olympic servers.
A new home page for the
is now available. JASON V: Expedition Planet Earth, will take place
in Belize, Central America from February 28 - March 12, 1994. Scientists and students
will follow the path of a raindrop as it forms in the
atmosphere and makes its way to the rainforest canopy, floor, the
river and limestone cave system of Belize, and out onto the coral
reefs. Studies in atmospheric chemistry, biology,
botany, ethnobotany, geology, archaeology, anthropology, and
related environmental studies will be undertaken by expedition
participants and their counterparts at the Primary Interactive
Network Sites (PINS).
The Dept. of Astronomy
at Cornell University is proud to announce that its Web server is now up
and running. It includes information about astronomy graduate studies at
Cornell and summer student programs.
The Stanford Knowledge Systems
Laboratory has gone public with its web server. Notable offerings:
documents about how things work. Using model-based reasoning and
machine-generated explanation technology, these documents explain the behavior
and structure of engineered systems (e.g., thrusters on the NASA space
shuttle, power generation plants). They dynamically generate answers, in
natural language, to questions as the reader browses the document. These are
true virtual documents in that they are generated from underlying models and
are not simply remote user interfaces to conventional software.
library of shareable ontologies and knowledge bases, with related
papers and software, related to the ARPA Knowledge Sharing Effort. The
domains include engineering mathematics, elevator design, bibliographic data,
thermodynamic systems, and object-oriented knowledge representation. There's
even an answer to the question,
What is an ontology?
- Agent-based servers for engineering that encapsulate conventional
CAD software. Built for the
project in collaboration with Lockheed AI Center and
Enterprise Integration Technologies,
these agents talk standard protocols and languages to support distributed,
The Sisters Of Mercy pages
are now up and running... these include links to all lyrics and tab available on the net,
along with record details, scanned pictures, interviews... etc. Check it out !
- February 16,1994
demand, a mirror site for
Olympic Information has been established for North America and the
Pacific Rim. Over
100 000 requests
were logged the first day that the Norwegian server was up ! Please use this
link/URL to lessen the impact on the trans Atlantic links. The server here will
provide much improved response to all in North America and Asia.
Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia has an
illustrated project description available, including sections on
the Center, our on-line text collections, our users, and the
training we provide. Comments can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The presentation of Slovenia
is now spread over
J. Stefan Institute
University of Maribor servers.
Both now jointly offer general information about Slovenia
(geographical, cultural, tourist, ...); some hints about Slovenian
are also served. Links to other WWW and Gopher servers in Slovenia,
as well as links to on-line information and library services
are provided from home pages.
A list of
commercial services available over the Web is now being
There is a home page for the
anarchy-list, a mailing list for discussing society without
governments. Some introductory material and a complete archive
are available, as well as instructions for subscribing.
Spunk Press, an electronic publishing effort with an emphasis on
anarchist and alternative material, is now also accessible through WWW.
Our current catalog comprises some 200 articles, books, magazines,
Project GeoSim has started a
WWW server to distribute Geography
Education software developed by the Departments of Geography and
Computer Science at Virginia Tech. The software will run on
MS-DOS, Macintosh, and DECstations running X-Windows.
The GeoSim Gopher server is
Astrophysics Data System (ADS) now has its
Abstract Service available via WWW. It provides access to
currently about 160,000 Astronomy and Astrophysics abstracts with a
sophisticated searching system. Using Lynx, this now also provides
access to this service from character based terminals. More
information about this service is available in the
Service Help Pages.
RISKWeb is now available to
the WWW community.
RISKWeb provides information of interest to persons interested in Risk
and Insurance issues, as well as additional Gopher and WWW information served
locally at the University of Texas at Austin campus and throughout the world.
Astrophysics in Cyberspace is for those who are interested
in the application of computers & networks -- especially the
World-Wide Web -- to support the work of astronomers &
astrophysicists. It contains hyperlinks to:
The Dominion Astrophysical Observatory's
Facilty Manual is now online. DAO is a national facility operated by the
Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics of the National Rsearch Council of
Canada. The Canadian Astronomy Data
Centre is a group within the DAO which is responsible for the
Canadian archive of data from the Hubble Space Telescope as well the
archive of data from the Canada France Hawaii Telescope. You might
also want to check out the DAO
Space Data and Computing Divison of NASA's
Goddard Space Flight Center now has a Web server. This server
provides access to information about the
NASA Center for
Computational Sciences, the most active UniTree mass storage site
in the world, the HPCC Earth
and Space Science Applications Project, a project is to
accelerate the application of high performance technologies
to meet the Grand Challenge computational needs of the
U.S. Earth and space science community, and NASA's Digital Library Technology
Project, a project to support the development of new
technologies to facilitate public access to NASA data.
- February 13,1994
A Web server for
Winter Olympics Information
in Lillehammer, Norway is now available due to a joint effort between
Skrivervik Data, Oslonett, and Sun Microsystems. Check out the
Daily Olympic Events
schedule, or the
Chronological List of Events
, both will be updated starting on Feb 12 (MET).
Coombs Computing Unit, Research Schools of Social
Sciences & Pacific and Asian Studies at the Australian National University,
now operates a specialist Social Sciences WWW
The Medical Image Processing
Group, Department of Radiology,
University of Pennsylvania has now joined the growing Web community.
The server contains information on
3DVIEWNIX, a data-,
machine-, and application-independent software system for the visualization
and analysis of multidimensional images. We also offer
Demo via FTP. Please send all your comments and requests to
proudly presents a gallery of 5 new
interactive World Wide Web applications
for you to explore. See fill-out-forms taken
to amazing new extremes! This exhibit is intended for
those who want to experiment with the cutting edge of
modern research geometry and have fun at the same time.
Also available is a new version of
with a motif user interface.
Networks, and Systems Group at the MIT Lab for Computer Science has
video-on-demand demos for Mosaic users running X on an 8-bit
display with a reasonably fast connection to our site. Members of the
group are studying a number of topics in the domain of distributed
multimedia systems including Host Interface Design for High Speed
Networks, Toolkits for Real-Time Data, Visual Programming
Environments, Information Extraction from Video, Flexible Video Models
and Protocols, and ATM Network Striping. Recent
publications are available, and we also maintain an index to
relevant calls for
Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) Data Archive at NGDC is
now accessable via the Web. DMSP is a two satellite constellation of
near-polar orbiting, sun-synchronus satellites monitoring meteorological,
oceanographic and solar-terrestrial physics environments. The DMSP Web
pages contain sample imagery, applications and documentation.
The U.S. Department of Commerce in cooperation with the Office of
Management and Budget(OMB) has made the
Budget of the United
States Government, Fiscal Year 1995 available in electronic format
to the Internet community.
This marks the first time the entire budget
has been available to the public in electronic format.
The Best of the Web '94 Awards
is now accepting nominations. Awards will be given in 15 categories, as well
as a Hall of Fame. There is a forms-based nomination page, as well as
instructions for submission via e-mail. Anyone is welcome to submit nominees.
World-Wide WAIS-Searchable WWW Catalogues are now available at Colorado for:
Please add your institution's home page, or URL's for
interesting items in these categories, or
for other categories you define.
The Tropical Data Base
(Base de Dados Tropical - BDT) collects, organizes
and disseminates local and regional information. It is a department within
the Fundacao Tropical de Pesquisas e Tecnologia "Andre' Tosello", a
Brazilian not-for-profit, private foundation.
The site has the following big topics:
information server now has 450+ of the 750 IRS tax forms,
instructions, and publications on-line in Portable Document Format. State
are also available. Many forms are also available as PostScript(TM) and
All forms are free. The Missing
is also now complete.
<begin_commercial>The cost of this service will (hopefully)
be supported by on-line sales of the
ChipSoft(TM) tax products and the Adobe Acrobat
The Christian Resource List has been updated to include the complete
King James Version of the Bible
Louis Segond translation of the Bible
(French), Johannine Hours, and various other Christian related
Command Decision Electronic Mailing list now has a server
to distribute information about playing GDW's
Decision miniature wargame. Access is provided to the archive
of cdmailer postings and general information about the game.
is new to
Wimsey Information Services in Vancouver Canada.
Generality features the aArt Gallery, for photographraphy, Drux, a gallery
for electronically produced artwork, and the Druid Science Reading room.
Currently at the Art Gallery: Female Nudes, photographs by Skai Fowler.
Drux is still under consrtuction, but features stereo pairs by Kent Barrett
for viewing in 3D.
Thomas Boutell is the
new maintainer of the
Frequently Asked Questions List (FAQ) for the newsgroup
FAQ is a good document to hand to potential new Web users and
includes up-to-date information on FTP sites and telnettable browsers
to help new users get off the ground. It is available in text form
in the newsgroup, and also in html form (see above!).
- February 9, 1994
The NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Laboratory for Hydrospheric Processes
has installed a WWW server.
On the server you will find links to the
Oceans and Ice Branch , the
Physical Oceanography Group , information and data from on going
AVHRR Pathfinder, Ocean Modeling and
SeaWiFS), links to other sites of interests to
staff home pages.
As new information becomes available it will be posted.
The UMass Laboratory for
Perceptual Robotics now has a home page, containing descriptions
of the Lab's research and some mpeg robot demos. This page also
contains pointers to Lab publications.
The University of Florida, Department of Computer and Information Sciences
is proud to announce the Perl Web
site . In conjuncture with our Perl FTP Site we are attempting
to provide a complete set of perl tools, documents, and relevent
information. Contact Stephen P
Potter (email@example.com) with any changed, additions, or omissions.
Those interested in recent political developments in
Ireland might like to
read the full text of the
Joint Declaration on Peace,
issued on December 15 last by An Taoiseach, Albert Reynolds, and the Prime
Minister of the United Kingdom, John Major.
new WWW server is now online. It provides information on research
being performed at Lateiner Dataspace Labs. This includes discrete
physical simulation, volume visualization techniques, and other
three-dimensional computing technologies. Information includes
the illustrated text to a paper recently presented at
Medicine Meets Virtual Reality on
Stereoscopic Volume Visualization.
Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang Web
Server is now available for access. The server provides general
information of USM, academic programmes, research (eg. Machine Translation),
etc. Also included for potential visitors to Penang Island is
tourist information on Penang which includes maps, pictures, interesting
places to visit, local food, etc. Have fun...
Branch Information Services
provides advertising and marketing
services using WWW, gopher, telnet and ftp. Full color photos,
descriptions, and order forms with fax delivery.
The University of Notre Dame WWW server is now online at www.nd.edu. There is also an
"underground" server, The Orange
Room (orange-room.cc.nd.edu), which is up and running from ND.
Both have image and sounds, AppleScript-based services, and some great
SCO, the world's
leading developer and supplier of UNIX System software for
computers based on Intel microprocessors, has now made it's
WWW server accessible through the Web. The SCO home page provides
access to a company overview, product information, services,
(ftp archives, technical help documents, course descriptions
and catalogs), developer programs, and 3rd party products and
Clarkson University's home page is
adding more information on a (somewhat) regular basis. One of the newest
HTML Documents: A Mosaic Tutorial by Prof. Dennis Horn of the Technical
Communications department. This tutorial gives a step-by-step example
of an HTML document and encourges a "try-as-you-go" learning process.
Feedback concerning this tutorial can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Texas at Dallas
now has a WWW server as part of their CWIS system.
The Institute for Advanced
Technology in the Humanities has a Web Server with information about
computing in the humanities at the University of Virginia, plus Research
Reports, Technical Reports, and a Web-wise demonstration of the
Institute's Image Annotation Tool.
Culture, V4 N2 (January, 1994) is the first issue of PMC to be
designed for publication on the Web. It includes PMC's first hypermedia
article, a popular culture column on
The Oregon Bach
Festivalis pleased to
announce a new WWW server. See whats in store for the Festival's 25th
year, get a free color brochure!
Yale University's Computing &
Information Systems is now on-line to Web surfers.
Announcing a server at the Australian
Defence Force Academy. This is an academic institution.
Apart from the campus WWW service, a number of other services are also
A new Winter
Olympics Page is available, with North American TV schedules,
listings by events, and photos and video coming soon. Medals will
be posted each day of the Games.
Just in time for Valentine's Day, the Orange Room --
Notre Dame's Hip Underground Web Server -- is proud to announce: The Internet Candy
Dish. Come visit, and you'll get a handful of random candy hearts.
The Department of Mathematics at
Brigham Young University announces their WWW server. Currently online
are small blurbs about the
people in the department and our degree programs.
NASA Internet Connection provides links to NASA's Webs, Gophers,
FTPs, WAISes, and Telnets by protocal/organization. This is to
complement the already available NASA subject trees such as the
NASA Information Sources by Subject page.
University School of Public Health (BUSPH) is pleased to be the first
school of public health on the Web. The server offers the School's entire
current schedule of Public Health Forums
(including a campus map to help get you there), and more. Future additions
to the server will include department-specific information, as well as
course material (syllabi, notes, etc.) offered by professors to BUSPH
students. The server is provided courtesy of the Department of
- February 7, 1994
INFACT ONLINE has MOVED. Due to tremendous interest
in the tobacco industry campaign many if not most users were encountering
the anonymous FTP limit set by the netcom system and were unable to view
our materials. They have moved
Those who had trouble accessing information on INFACT's tobacco
industry campaign previously should be able to view the pages now.
PLEASE adjust any links or hotlist references appropriately! Thanks.
A page has been created for
Niel's timelines and scales of
measurement list. Science/technology, evolutionary/geological,
and cosmological timelines are available. Also available is a
useful scales of measurement list. The documents are available
in TEX, DVI, and ASCII formats.
NASA Langley Research
Center now has over 200 technical reports in the
Report Server. If you take a look, please fill out the
There is also a
list of reports servers by subject.
Cyberspace Report, a public affairs radio show aired on
KUCI, 88.9 FM in Irvine, CA, is now available on-line
Department of Information and Computer Science at the University of
California, Irvine WWW server. Social issues of computing is
the theme of the Cyberspace Report, explored using interview
and topic shows. Currently available shows explore online romance,
the future of electronic mail, the information infrastructure in
Singapore, and the future of communities on the Internet. Notable
guests include Dr. Nathaniel Borenstein of Bellcore, Professor
John L. King from U.C. Irvine, and Professor Phil Agre from
U.C. San Diego.
McDonnell Douglas Aerospace - Houston
now has a WWW server on-line! The server provides demonstrations,
descriptions, and points-of-contact for the engineering services
and technologies available. A "What's New ..." page keeps visitors
abreast of newly-published exhibits, and a "Technology Profiles"
section indexes topics of interest by category.
The Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
Web Server is now up and running.
No terribly exciting indexes, but lots of information about
the school's programs, projects, and technology resources. Please be gentle,
it's only over a 14.4 connection.
- February 5, 1994
- The Department of Computer Science at Salzburg University, Austria
is proud to announce its
Web Server. Most of the documents are in German, but some, including
Map of Information Systems in Austria and the
Star Trek page are in English.
- The Pennsylvania State
University (Penn State), College of Medicine, Department of
Radiology is now serving information and pointers to information
about RADIOLOGY. We hope to offer access to the Encyclopedia
Radiologica sometime in the near future. We also offer FTP Access to the ACR /
NEMA Standard (DICOM 3.0) In the future, we hope to have the
DICOM documents in hypertext! In the meantime, stop by, browse, and
feel free to send us (email@example.com) comments, ideas,
pointers, images, documents related to Radiology!!
- The School of Law at the
University of Waikato in Hamilton, New Zealand has
recently joined the Web. The server contains a variety of information including
details of the degree programmes that are offered, staff profiles, links to
other 'net' resources, and miscellaneous other
information....as well as lots of nice gifs :-)
- INFACT, the corporate accountability organization, has opened a
World Wide Web service offering information on the
Tobacco Industry Campaign, which seeks to stop the
tobacco multinationals from marketing their products directly
toward children. INFACT graphics and fully hypertext-referenced
documents on the campaign are available.
- The Department of Art History at the Australian National University
now offers a FORMS interface whereby the 2,800-record experimental database of
Prints & Print History
may be accessed, together with its images. Newly available is a FORMS
interface to a 2,500-record (and 2,500-image) experimental database largely
Classical Architecture of the Mediterranean Basin. Both are also
available via the main page of
ArtServe, the ANU Humanities Server.
- The Hungarian Home
Page has been set up at the Process Control Department of the
Technical University of Budapest. Sensitive map and links to
the Hungarian WWW/NIR servers.
- A new WWW server is now online at the NASA
Dryden Flight Research Center .
Dryden FRC is NASA's premier high-performance flight test research facility.
This server contains information about present and past flight research
projects conducted at Dryden FRC. Also include are capabilities and
services available at the various research facilities at the center.
- EINet Galaxy
is providing a up-to-date
- The WWW server at Novell is
finally back online! This server provides tools for solving
Technical Support issues
about networking using their Technical Support Database which contains over 10,000
support-related documents. There is also an area dedicated to the
line. Services include on-line databases, patches, support forms,
Product Info. forms, buyers guides, etc.,
- Quadralay Corporation
is now on the Web.
The MathWorks, Inc.
, (the maker of MATLAB and SIMULINK technical computation software) has
completely updated its WWW server. On the server you'll find a product tour
for MATLAB, SIMULINK, and all the Application Toolboxes, a MATLAB gallery
cool pictures and movies
, information on the network services provided by The MathWorks, a
selection of MATLAB-related textbooks, access to the anonymous FTP site, and
- Indiana University's UCS Support Center provides a Knowledge Base of
computing information, as well as a
WHOIS gateway for looking up information on IU students, faculty, and
- A new home page for NASA's upcoming ocean color from space mission called SeaWiFS is now
available. Project-related imagery (still and movie loops), technical reports,
mission announcements and software will be accessible through the Web. Major
upgrades and features will be announced as they become available.
University has come on-line with a home page that includes
links to the Catalogue of Projects in Electronic Text and other services
at Georgetown and around the net. Stay tuned for further changes and
- We are pleased to announce the
Shebuté World Server. This server represents a
think-tanks and action groups to create innovative ways to apply information
technologies to the problems of global education and sustainable world
development. Based heavily on the the efforts of Al Gore, the NII and United Nations - Agenda 21,
this server uses "The Big Bang" analogy made in Gore's 1/11 speech at UCLA as
the foundation for The Ultimate Video Game
Stanford Netnews Filtering Service is now
accessible through the Web. It provides
a personalized netnews delivery service via email.
You subscribe to the service by submitting profiles
that describe your interests. Netnews articles
that match your profiles will be sent to you periodically.
- The University of Rochester's
Near Infrared Astronomy Group
has a new WWW server available.
, a Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Mystery bookstore in Palo Alto,
California is now online. You can browse their inventory and place orders.
This service requires forms support.
- The University of Portland's Multnomah School of Engineering announces
its new WWW server, www.up.edu. The server
currently includes general information about the University, a campus map,
and a faculty listing of the Engineering School.
- An interactive map of
Australian Web sites
is now available from
the Australian National University`s
- CSUWEB is the WWW
server run by undergraduate volunteers in the CS department at
Virginia Tech, dedicated to educating the next generation
of computer scientists about the potential of WWW and similar
services. Includes the
Jar, a forms-based cookie (fortune) server, and much more.
- The NASA Planetary Data
System Infrared Subnode
is now online. It will contain information about Infrared spectroscopy
from both laboratory and remotely sensed (satellite/aircraft) sources.
Currently online is the Mariner 9 Infrared Spectrometer (IRIS) data set.
TEACHERS! STUDENTS!: They also have a K-12 Education outreach program.
- On the heels of the popular (7800+ invocations in the past 2 weeks) demo
saytime.au and gmt-saytime.au CGI scripts for httpd servers comes the
saynumber.au CGI script.
- The University of Southern California
is now running a Web Server as an addition to it's CWIS.
Of some interest may be the
USCGopher, specifically the
Gopher Jewels, which is a catalog of Gopher sites by category.
- The Department of Information Management & Data Communications at
Agricultural University in
The Netherlands formally
announces their WWW server. This server is still under construction,
but Mosaic for Windows clients should take note that from this server
you can view MPEG movies containing audio--a Web first!?! This feature
was used extensively for a prototype of a CAI program to be delivered
over The Web.
- GENBBB, a
Recursive Bulletin Board generator is online at University of Colorado,
World Ski Reports
as a sample application. World-wide Alpine, Back-country and Nordic skiers come tell us
where you've been: new trails, good slopes, ... On a broader front, the
Mother-of-all Bulletin Boards awaits your entries, and you can create your
own bulletin boards in there.
- Two new index pages exist for
working in the field of supercompuing and parallel computing.
- The Speleology Information Server
is now online. The server features cave pictures, clip-art, surveying software
, as well as easy access to the cavers-forum archives.
- The NASA - Kennedy Space Center WWW server is now online. You can take a tour of various Facilities at the Kennedy Space Center or find information on Every Shuttle Mission ever Launched including information about the STS-60 Shuttle Mission currently on
Detailed hypertexed information about the Shuttle is also online in the form
of the Shuttle Reference Manual or you can WAIS search for many Space related topics.
- The High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center, HEASARC,
at NASA/GSFC can be accessed through the WWW.
allows access to a vast selection of data from X-ray and Gamma-ray
astronomy missions including ROSAT, ASCA, Compton GRO,
Einstein and EXOSAT.
There is a beta-release
astronomical forms interface
to the HEASARC database management system,
which allows browsing of various astronomical catalogs and archival
Best results can be obtained by following the
instructions, and by using NCSA's Mosaic ver 2.x, for forms support.
The Center for Innovative Computer Application (CICA) Web Server
provides information about CICA, articles and projects by CICA
staff, computer graphics, visualization, sonification,
high-performance computing, special computing needs, and other
areas of interest to CICA. It also contains the Indiana University
Bloomington Searchable Campus Map and the Graphical Bloomington
flyfishing home page is now available to the Web community.
- The main WWW server for
Los Alamos National Laboratory is now available.
- Einstein was a NASA X-ray astronomy satellite which flew from
1978 to 1981. Einstein data, and X-ray images of galaxies, stars and
supernova remnants are available from the
Einstein Data Center at the Smithsonian Astrophysical
Observatory in Cambridge, Massachusetts
- The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory is pleased to announce the
start of a new
Summer Intern Program in 1994. Undergraduates interested in a
career in the physical sciences are encouraged to apply.
- The Image Processing
Group at King's College London has a new Web server available. Although
still under development it is home to information on the group, on King's
College in general, and is the (preliminary) home of information on the
Centre for Neural Networks
based at King's College.
- An experimental small business server is now available Monday through
Friday from approximately 12:00 to 1:00 Pacific Standard Time,
bandwidth permitting. The server provides forms-based access to the
inventory of a
consignment clothing store in the San Francisco area.
A feature of the server is the ability
to configure a "Personal Shopper" (a record of preferences) which will
trigger mail messages to shoppers when new inventory matching their
specifications appears. The server is only useful to local users but
the designer is interested in feedback on the concept.
- The Association for Computing Machinery
(ACM) Network Services is now running a Web server.
available through ACM's Internet services includes details on:
conferences, calls for papers, ACM periodicals and books, ACM special
intrest groups, members services, chapters, technical outreach
programs, and the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest.
- The National
Geophysical Data Center is pleased to announce a new WWW
server. Data, Meta-data, and information are available online.
NGDC combines in a single data center activities in the fields
of solid earth geophysics, marine geology and geophysics,
solar-terrestrial physics, paleoclimatology, ecosystems and
environmental data. NGDC is responsible for maintaining World
Data Centers A for Solar-Terrestrial Physics, Solid Earth
Geophysics, Marine Geology and Geophysics, Paleoclimatology,
and Glaciology (Snow and Ice).