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Chapter 1 Page 4 information on the Fibonacci sequence 

Wolfram MathWorld  

• article focusing on Fibonacci sequences ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/FibonacciNumber.html ) 

Page 5 learn more about biomedical engineering 

Wikipedia Foundations Inc  

• find out more about the work and field of biomedical engineering ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biomedical_engineering ) 

University of British Columbia  

• learn about what a biomedical engineer does, and existing employment opportunities in different fields and industries ( http://www.bme.ubc.ca/about/index.php ) 

Page 20 information on a solar eclipse 

MrEclipse  

• a wealth of information and photographs on solar eclipses ( http://www.mreclipse.com/Special/SEprimer.html ) 

MrEclipse  

• an animation showing the stages of a solar eclipse ( http://www.mreclipse.com/SEphoto/TSE1999/image/T99video1w.gif ) 

Page 22 learn more about Carl Gauss 

The Internet Encyclopedia of Science  

• article about the life and contributions of Carl Gauss ( http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/G/Gauss.html ) 

Encyclopaedia Britannica  

• article about the life and contributions of Carl Gauss ( http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/227204/CarlFriedrichGauss ) 

Page 47 information about art and fractals 






Page 47 examples of fractals 

Coolmath  

• a gallery full of art that is made from fractals ( http://www.coolmath.com/fractals/gallery.htm ) 

Page 47 more information on fractals and examples of fractals 

Fractals  

• a site full of information on fractals, examples of fractals and java applets for creating fractals ( http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/frac/index.html ) 

Chapter 2 Page 73 learn about the career of a physical therapist 

Canadian Physiotherapy Association  

• links to 14 accredited Canadian Universities with physical therapy education programs • discusses what physical therapists do, how they help and conditions they treat ( http://www.thesehands.ca/ ) 

Page 86 learn about Goldbach’s conjecture 

University of North Texas  

• provides a description of Beal’s conjecture and the prize offered for the proof or disproof of this important number theory relationship ( http://www.math.unt.edu/~mauldin/beal.html ) 

Wolfram MathWorld  

• article focusing on Beal’s conjecture ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/BealsConjecture.html ) 

Page 87 information on locations of various minerals in Canada 

InfoMine  

• provides in depth information about mining and mining exploration locations within Canada • provides access to a detailed map of major mines and metallurgical facilities with Canada ( http://www.infomine.com/maps/posters/canada/ ) 

Page 120 the history of the Kicking Horse Pass and the proposal for a new tunnel 

Kicking Horse Canyon  

• detailed information and plans on the four phases of completion, as well as the engineering and construction challenges of building the longest tunnel in North America ( http://www.kickinghorsecanyon.ca ) 

Kicking Horse Canyon (PDF)  

• detailed information and plans on the four phases of completion, as well as the engineering and construction challenges of building the longest tunnel in North America ( www.th.gov.bc.ca/kickinghorse/updates/Project_Overview_Pres.pdf ) 

Page 131

Chapter 3 Page 141 information on SpaceShipTwo and aerospace design 

Virgin Galactic  

• a wealth of information on the development and engineering of SpaceShipTwo • learn about technical innovation, safety and training that are all involved in the aerospace design ( http://www.virgingalactic.com/ ) 

Page 178 learn about the Bonneville Salt Flats and fuelcellpowered vechicles 

Ballard Power Systems  

• information on hydrogen fuel cells and the back up power market ( www.ballard.com ) 

Wikipedia Foundations Inc  

• information about the history of and use of the Bonneville Salt Flats ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bonneville_Salt_Flats ) 

Chapter 4 Page 205 Learn About Robots 


• a robotics engineer discusses various applications of robots in the world around us ( http://www.learnaboutrobots.com/ ) 

Wikipedia Foundations Inc  

• find out more about the work and field of robotics engineering ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robotics ) 

Page 235 learn more alkhwarizmi and how to solve a quadratic equation by completing the square 

AlKhwarizmi and Quadratic Equations  

• information about alKhwarizmi and his work, Hisab aljabr w'almuqabala in which he describes how to solve a quadratic equation by completing the square ( http://wwwhistory.mcs.standrews.ac.uk/Extras/AlKhwarizmi_quadratics.html ) 

Page 257 explore generating a profile view 

Hey What’s That  

• The Path Profiler allows you to create a path and generate its elevation profile ( http://www.heywhatsthat.com/profiler.html ) 

Wikipedia Foundations Inc  

• find out more about contour lines and their relationship to the corresponding elevation profile ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contour_line ) 

Chapter 5 Page 271 

Xpmath.com  

( http://www.xpmath.com/careers/jobsresult.php?groupID=2&jobID=32 ) 

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/canada_e.html  

Environment Canada link that touches on the math aspect of weather forecasting and it has links to the end result (ie. the weather forecast) for each province. ( http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/canada_e.html ) 

http://www.ec.gc.ca/emploisjobs/default.asp?lang=En&n=39B046ED1#ria  

A list of careers at Environment Canada including entries for Severe Weather Meteorologist and Atmospheric Scientist. ( http://www.ec.gc.ca/emploisjobs/default.asp?lang=En&n=39B046ED1#ria ) 

Page 285 

Mathworld.wolfram.com  

– definition of a frieze pattern This link supports Section 5.2, Example 2, page 285 but there is no weblink icon in the SE on that page. ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/FriezePattern.html ) 

http://euler.slu.edu/escher/index.php/Frieze_Patterns  

A more detailed and visual depiction of Frieze Patterns. This resource also connects the idea to the work of MC Escher which the students should remember from the MathLinks textbooks. ( http://euler.slu.edu/escher/index.php/Frieze_Patterns ) 

Page 301 

Transport Canada  

– a copy of the Beaufort Scale ( http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/marinesafety/tptp1003880wibeaufortscale324.htm ) 

Beaufort Scale  

More info on the Beaufort Scale and a copy of the scale with pictures showing what each number on the scale looks like at sea. ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beaufort_scale ) 

Chapter 6 Page 309 

Answers.com  

( http://www.answers.com/topic/careersineconomics ) 

http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_career_opportunities_are_available_in_economics  

–information on a career in economics ( http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_career_opportunities_are_available_in_economics ) 

http://plus.maths.org/issue9/interview/index.html  

Interview with a software developer for a large investment bank. ( http://plus.maths.org/issue9/interview/index.html ) 

Brighthub.com  

–information on medical careers ( http://www.brighthub.com/science/medical/topics/careers.aspx ) 

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/02/100221110340.htm  

Discusses how biologists use mathbased computer models to better understand health and disease. ( http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/02/100221110340.htm ) 

http://plus.maths.org/issue21/interview/index.html  

An interview with a computer games developer who talks about the role of mathematical modelling in game development. ( http://plus.maths.org/issue21/interview/index.html ) 

NewScientist.com  

–an article about a career in climate change ( http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20427351.700careersinclimatechange.html ) 

Khake.com  

a link to a long list of manufacturing career descriptions ( http://www.khake.com/page40.html ) 

http://plus.maths.org/issue24/interview/index.html  

An interview with a defence analyst who talks about math and some pretty neat defence projects. ( http://plus.maths.org/issue24/interview/index.html ) 

http://plus.maths.org/issue17/features/gent/index.html  

An article on the mathematical modelling used to manage peak loads on commuter trains. ( http://plus.maths.org/issue17/features/gent/index.html ) 

MathAware.org  

–information on the interaction between math and the space program ( http://www.mathaware.org/mam/05/space.exploration.html ) 

Diamondsareforever.org  

–information about Ideal Diamond Cuts ( http://www.diamondsareforever.org.uk/idealcutdiamonds.htm ) 

http://www.diamondringsinfo.com/diamondcutting.html  

Resource on diamond cutting that refers to mathematical modelling. ( http://www.diamondringsinfo.com/diamondcutting.html ) 

http://www.achieve.org/files/MathAtWorkAerospace.pdf  

Information on math in the aerospace field. ( http://www.achieve.org/files/MathAtWorkAerospace.pdf ) 

Encyclopedia.com  

–information on careers in Space Science ( http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G23408800121.html ) 

ArticlesBase.com  

–article on a day in the life of an aerospace engineer ( http://www.articlesbase.com/careersarticles/adayinthelifeofanaerospaceengineer1... ) 

Plus.math.org  

–a career interview with a mathematical modelling consultant ( http://plus.maths.org/issue45/interview/ ) 

Careersdescriptions.co.uk  

–information on a career in diamond cutting ( http://www.careerdescriptions.co.uk/diamondcuttingcareerdescription.htm ) 

Page 350 

ArcticCaribou.com  

( www.arcticcaribou.com ) 

http://www.enr.gov.nt.ca/_live/pages/wpPages/Beverly_herd.aspx  

–information on the caribou herd that the Inuit depended on in Farley Mowat’s book People of the Deer. ( http://www.enr.gov.nt.ca/_live/pages/wpPages/Beverly_herd.aspx ) 

Chapter 7 Page 356 HowStuffWorks.com 


– information on Boyle’s Law ( http://science.howstuffworks.com/boyleslawinfo.htm ) 

Page 357 

DiveSafe.com  

–Divesafe International’s online resource ( http://www.divesafe.com/ ) 

http://www.dtmag.com/Stories/Dive%20Careers/getting_in_deep.htm  

( http://www.dtmag.com/Stories/Dive%20Careers/getting_in_deep.htm ) 

Page 390 

Fourmilab.ch  

–a lunar perigee and apogee calculator ***The link supports question 12 on page 390, but there is no weblink icon on the page. ( http://www.fourmilab.ch/earthview/pacalc.html ) 

Page 392 

Maths.tcd.ie  

– an article about Isaac Newton and his contributions to mathematics ( http://www.maths.tcd.ie/pub/HistMath/People/Newton/RouseBall/RB_Newton.html ) 

Chapter 8 Page 423 

http://www.ensc.sfu.ca  

SFU–information about careers in research ( http://www.ensc.sfu.ca ) 

http://www.ensc.sfu.ca/research/  

A list of the different research groups at SFU and the labs they are currently running. ( http://www.ensc.sfu.ca/research/ ) 

http://www.sfu.ca/ipml/  

A specific research project at SFU, including a video about the program from the Discovery Channel. ( http://www.sfu.ca/ipml/ ) 

Chapter 9 Page 462 

Wikipedia.org  

– information on the triangle inequality ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triangle_inequality ) 

Mathworld.wolfram.com  

– information on the Bernoulli inequality ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/BernoulliInequality.html ) 

Mathworld.wolfram.com  

– information on the Chebyshev inequality ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/ChebyshevInequality.html ) 

Wikipedia.org  

–information on the CauchySchwarz inequality ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cauchy–Schwarz_inequality ) 

Page 463 

UBC School of Engineering  

– chemical engineering ( http://www.engineering.ubc.ca ) 

http://www.chbe.ubc.ca/prospective_students/highschool/index.php  

More information on the areas of study within chemical engineering at UBC. ( http://www.chbe.ubc.ca/prospective_students/highschool/index.php ) 

Page 465 

Canadian Operational Research Society  

information about a career as an operations researcher ( http://www.cors.ca/ ) 

http://www.learnaboutor.co.uk/learn/flash/flash_video.htm  

A great video that offers a great deal of info on a career in operational research. ( http://www.learnaboutor.co.uk/learn/flash/flash_video.htm ) 

Page 473 

AFFTA.ab.ca  

– information on the Alberta Foundation for the Arts ( http://www.affta.ab.ca/default.aspx ) 

Page 483 

Baseball.ca  

–info the sport of baseball in Canada ( http://www.baseball.ca/eng_home.cfm ) 

Page 499 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phNOGnTnXy4&feature=related  

A video (from CBS) from a program in the US where science teachers were allowed to experience zero gravity and partial gravity. ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phNOGnTnXy4&feature=related ) 

http://il.youtube.com/watch?v=GIhsj8Fk6U&feature=related  

Col Chris Hadfield of the Canadian Space Agency giving a talk about the human body in zero gravity. ( http://il.youtube.com/watch?v=GIhsj8Fk6U&feature=related ) 

Chapter 1 Page 4 information on the Fibonacci sequence 

Wolfram MathWorld  

• article focusing on Fibonacci sequences ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/FibonacciNumber.html ) 

Page 5 learn more about biomedical engineering 

Wikipedia Foundations Inc  

• find out more about the work and field of biomedical engineering ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biomedical_engineering ) 

University of British Columbia  

• learn about what a biomedical engineer does, and existing employment opportunities in different fields and industries ( http://www.bme.ubc.ca/about/index.php ) 

Page 20 information on a solar eclipse 

MrEclipse  

• a wealth of information and photographs on solar eclipses ( http://www.mreclipse.com/Special/SEprimer.html ) 

MrEclipse  

• an animation showing the stages of a solar eclipse ( http://www.mreclipse.com/SEphoto/TSE1999/image/T99video1w.gif ) 

Page 22 learn more about Carl Gauss 

The Internet Encyclopedia of Science  

• article about the life and contributions of Carl Gauss ( http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/G/Gauss.html ) 

Encyclopaedia Britannica  

• article about the life and contributions of Carl Gauss ( http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/227204/CarlFriedrichGauss ) 

Page 47 information about art and fractals 






Page 47 examples of fractals 

Coolmath  

• a gallery full of art that is made from fractals ( http://www.coolmath.com/fractals/gallery.htm ) 

Page 47 more information on fractals and examples of fractals 

Fractals  

• a site full of information on fractals, examples of fractals and java applets for creating fractals ( http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/frac/index.html ) 

Chapter 2 Page 73 learn about the career of a physical therapist 

Canadian Physiotherapy Association  
• links to 14 accredited Canadian Universities with physical therapy education programs • discusses what physical therapists do, how they help and conditions they treat ( http://www.thesehands.ca/ ) 

Page 86 learn about Goldbach’s conjecture 

University of North Texas  
• provides a description of Beal’s conjecture and the prize offered for the proof or disproof of this important number theory relationship ( http://www.math.unt.edu/~mauldin/beal.html ) 

Wolfram MathWorld  
• article focusing on Beal’s conjecture ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/BealsConjecture.html ) 

Page 87 information on locations of various minerals in Canada 

InfoMine  
• provides in depth information about mining and mining exploration locations within Canada • provides access to a detailed map of major mines and metallurgical facilities with Canada ( http://www.infomine.com/maps/posters/canada/ ) 

Page 120 the history of the Kicking Horse Pass and the proposal for a new tunnel 

Kicking Horse Canyon  
• detailed information and plans on the four phases of completion, as well as the engineering and construction challenges of building the longest tunnel in North America ( http://www.kickinghorsecanyon.ca ) 

Kicking Horse Canyon (PDF)  
• detailed information and plans on the four phases of completion, as well as the engineering and construction challenges of building the longest tunnel in North America ( www.th.gov.bc.ca/kickinghorse/updates/Project_Overview_Pres.pdf ) 

Exploration Map 
Chapter 3 Page 141 information on SpaceShipTwo and aerospace design  
Virgin Galactic  
• a wealth of information on the development and engineering of SpaceShipTwo • learn about technical innovation, safety and training that are all involved in the aerospace design ( http://www.virgingalactic.com/ ) 

Page 178 learn about the Bonneville Salt Flats and fuelcellpowered vechicles  
Ballard Power Systems  
• information on hydrogen fuel cells and the back up power market ( www.ballard.com ) 

Wikipedia Foundations Inc  
• information about the history of and use of the Bonneville Salt Flats ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bonneville_Salt_Flats ) 

Chapter 4 Page 205 information about robotics engineering including the high school and college courses that are needed 

Learn About Robots  
• a robotics engineer discusses various applications of robots in the world around us ( http://www.learnaboutrobots.com/ ) 

Wikipedia Foundations Inc  
• find out more about the work and field of robotics engineering ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robotics ) 

Page 235 learn more alkhwarizmi and how to solve a quadratic equation by completing the square 

AlKhwarizmi and Quadratic Equations  
• information about alKhwarizmi and his work, Hisab aljabr w'almuqabala in which he describes how to solve a quadratic equation by completing the square ( http://wwwhistory.mcs.standrews.ac.uk/Extras/AlKhwarizmi_quadratics.html ) 

Page 257 explore generating a profile view 

Hey What’s That  
• The Path Profiler allows you to create a path and generate its elevation profile ( http://www.heywhatsthat.com/profiler.html ) 

Wikipedia Foundations Inc  
• find out more about contour lines and their relationship to the corresponding elevation profile ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contour_line ) 

Page 271 

Xpmath.com  
( http://www.xpmath.com/careers/jobsresult.php?groupID=2&jobID=32 ) 

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/canada_e.html  
Environment Canada link that touches on the math aspect of weather forecasting and it has links to the end result (ie. the weather forecast) for each province. ( http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/canada_e.html ) 

http://www.ec.gc.ca/emploisjobs/default.asp?lang=En&n=39B046ED1#ria  
A list of careers at Environment Canada including entries for Severe Weather Meteorologist and Atmospheric Scientist. ( http://www.ec.gc.ca/emploisjobs/default.asp?lang=En&n=39B046ED1#ria ) 

Page 285 

Mathworld.wolfram.com  
– definition of a frieze pattern This link supports Section 5.2, Example 2, page 285 but there is no weblink icon in the SE on that page. ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/FriezePattern.html ) 

http://euler.slu.edu/escher/index.php/Frieze_Patterns  
A more detailed and visual depiction of Frieze Patterns. This resource also connects the idea to the work of MC Escher which the students should remember from the MathLinks textbooks. ( http://euler.slu.edu/escher/index.php/Frieze_Patterns ) 

Page 301 

Transport Canada  
– a copy of the Beaufort Scale ( http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/marinesafety/tptp1003880wibeaufortscale324.htm ) 

Beaufort Scale  
More info on the Beaufort Scale and a copy of the scale with pictures showing what each number on the scale looks like at sea. ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beaufort_scale ) 

Page 309  
Answers.com  
( http://www.answers.com/topic/careersineconomics ) 

http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_career_opportunities_are_available_in_economics  
–information on a career in economics ( http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_career_opportunities_are_available_in_economics ) 

http://plus.maths.org/issue9/interview/index.html  
Interview with a software developer for a large investment bank. ( http://plus.maths.org/issue9/interview/index.html ) 

Brighthub.com  
–information on medical careers ( http://www.brighthub.com/science/medical/topics/careers.aspx ) 

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/02/100221110340.htm  
Discusses how biologists use mathbased computer models to better understand health and disease. ( http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/02/100221110340.htm ) 

http://plus.maths.org/issue21/interview/index.html  
An interview with a computer games developer who talks about the role of mathematical modelling in game development. ( http://plus.maths.org/issue21/interview/index.html ) 

NewScientist.com  
–an article about a career in climate change ( http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20427351.700careersinclimatechange.html ) 

Khake.com  
a link to a long list of manufacturing career descriptions ( http://www.khake.com/page40.html ) 

http://plus.maths.org/issue24/interview/index.html  
An interview with a defence analyst who talks about math and some pretty neat defence projects. ( http://plus.maths.org/issue24/interview/index.html ) 

http://plus.maths.org/issue17/features/gent/index.html  
An article on the mathematical modelling used to manage peak loads on commuter trains. ( http://plus.maths.org/issue17/features/gent/index.html ) 

MathAware.org  
–information on the interaction between math and the space program ( http://www.mathaware.org/mam/05/space.exploration.html ) 

Diamondsareforever.org  
–information about Ideal Diamond Cuts ( http://www.diamondsareforever.org.uk/idealcutdiamonds.htm ) 

http://www.diamondringsinfo.com/diamondcutting.html  
Resource on diamond cutting that refers to mathematical modelling. ( http://www.diamondringsinfo.com/diamondcutting.html ) 

http://www.achieve.org/files/MathAtWorkAerospace.pdf  
Information on math in the aerospace field. ( http://www.achieve.org/files/MathAtWorkAerospace.pdf ) 

Encyclopedia.com  
–information on careers in Space Science ( http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G23408800121.html ) 

ArticlesBase.com  
–article on a day in the life of an aerospace engineer ( http://www.articlesbase.com/careersarticles/adayinthelifeofanaerospaceengineer1... ) 

Plus.math.org  
–a career interview with a mathematical modelling consultant ( http://plus.maths.org/issue45/interview/ ) 

Careersdescriptions.co.uk  
–information on a career in diamond cutting ( http://www.careerdescriptions.co.uk/diamondcuttingcareerdescription.htm ) 

Page 350  
ArcticCaribou.com  
( www.arcticcaribou.com ) 

http://www.enr.gov.nt.ca/_live/pages/wpPages/Beverly_herd.aspx  
–information on the caribou herd that the Inuit depended on in Farley Mowat’s book People of the Deer. ( http://www.enr.gov.nt.ca/_live/pages/wpPages/Beverly_herd.aspx ) 

Page 356 

HowStuffWorks.com  
– information on Boyle’s Law ( http://science.howstuffworks.com/boyleslawinfo.htm ) 

Page 357 

DiveSafe.com  
–Divesafe International’s online resource ( http://www.divesafe.com/ ) 

http://www.dtmag.com/Stories/Dive%20Careers/getting_in_deep.htm  
( http://www.dtmag.com/Stories/Dive%20Careers/getting_in_deep.htm ) 

Page 390 

Fourmilab.ch  
–a lunar perigee and apogee calculator ***The link supports question 12 on page 390, but there is no weblink icon on the page. ( http://www.fourmilab.ch/earthview/pacalc.html ) 

Page 392 

Maths.tcd.ie  
– an article about Isaac Newton and his contributions to mathematics ( http://www.maths.tcd.ie/pub/HistMath/People/Newton/RouseBall/RB_Newton.html ) 

Page 423  
http://www.ensc.sfu.ca  
SFU–information about careers in research ( http://www.ensc.sfu.ca ) 

http://www.ensc.sfu.ca/research/  
A list of the different research groups at SFU and the labs they are currently running. ( http://www.ensc.sfu.ca/research/ ) 

http://www.sfu.ca/ipml/  
A specific research project at SFU, including a video about the program from the Discovery Channel. ( http://www.sfu.ca/ipml/ ) 

Page 462 

Wikipedia.org  
– information on the triangle inequality ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triangle_inequality ) 

Mathworld.wolfram.com  
– information on the Bernoulli inequality ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/BernoulliInequality.html ) 

Mathworld.wolfram.com  
– information on the Chebyshev inequality ( http://mathworld.wolfram.com/ChebyshevInequality.html ) 

Wikipedia.org  
–information on the CauchySchwarz inequality ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cauchy–Schwarz_inequality ) 

Page 463 

UBC School of Engineering  
– chemical engineering ( http://www.engineering.ubc.ca ) 

http://www.chbe.ubc.ca/prospective_students/highschool/index.php  
More information on the areas of study within chemical engineering at UBC. ( http://www.chbe.ubc.ca/prospective_students/highschool/index.php ) 

Page 465 

Canadian Operational Research Society  
information about a career as an operations researcher ( http://www.cors.ca/ ) 

http://www.learnaboutor.co.uk/learn/flash/flash_video.htm  
A great video that offers a great deal of info on a career in operational research. ( http://www.learnaboutor.co.uk/learn/flash/flash_video.htm ) 

Page 473 

AFFTA.ab.ca  
– information on the Alberta Foundation for the Arts ( http://www.affta.ab.ca/default.aspx ) 

Page 483 

Baseball.ca  
–info the sport of baseball in Canada ( http://www.baseball.ca/eng_home.cfm ) 

Page 499 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phNOGnTnXy4&feature=related  
A video (from CBS) from a program in the US where science teachers were allowed to experience zero gravity and partial gravity. ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phNOGnTnXy4&feature=related ) 

http://il.youtube.com/watch?v=GIhsj8Fk6U&feature=related  
Col Chris Hadfield of the Canadian Space Agency giving a talk about the human body in zero gravity. ( http://il.youtube.com/watch?v=GIhsj8Fk6U&feature=related ) 
