National Geographic : 1998 Sep
NATIONAL GEOGRA Inteact * ONLINE Old-time Geography Classes Were Never Like This! Remember memorizing capitals and drawing rivers on smudgy purple handouts? Embark on Xpeditions at our website and learn how geography education has changed. Created in partnership with MCI, Xpeditions offers interactive adventures that illustrate geography skills recommended by U.S. educators. Climb aboard the Xpeditions Express and glimpse diverse European cities. Peer through the "culture goggles" for Christian, Jewish, and Muslim perspectives on Jerusalem. Journey to South America (below) and Asia to learn about physical forces that shape our Earth. Tap into family activities, an 1,800-screen world atlas, lesson plans, and forums for teachers and students. See a classic subject in a fresh way at www. nationalgeographic .com/xpeditions. What makes ancient Egypt so compelling to so many people? Read "Valley of the Kings" in this issue and offer your thoughts online at ... /media/ngm/9809/. * CD-ROM A Century of NGS Maps Our latest CD-ROM set presents every map supplement the Society has published through 1997. Illustrated time lines chart the history of cartography. You can browse, search, or take a video tour covering themes from inner Earth to outer space. SEPTEMBER 1998 PHIC * * FOR INFORMATION E-mail for Interactive: firstname.lastname@example.org E-mail for Member Services: email@example.com CD-ROMs: In the U.S. and Canada call 1-800 -881-9919; elsewhere call 1-916-939 -1004.