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Visit the oldest and largest electric railway museum in the world, with a collection of over 250 transit vehicles. Provides a visitor's guide, details of the collection, photos, events, news, a schedule and fares, memberships, and volunteer opportunities. In Kennebunkport, Maine.

Presenting cable car history, mechanical displays, photos, and a gift shop. Located in San Francisco's Washington-Mason powerhouse and carbarn, the museum provides a historical perspective and insight into today's system.

Museum offers excursions, vintage trolley displays, and other exhibits. Includes information, photos, and event listings. Located in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

Basic museum information, the collection, galleries, videos, newsletter, and store. Located in Minneapolis.

History, mission statement, tours, and visitor information. Located in Arizona.

Displaying artifacts such as weapons, jewelry, ceramics, stoneware, toys, fossils, coins, ancient vessels, relics, and tools, with explanatory articles. From UAE Interact.

This site includes a short history of Robert's Rules, how an organization can adopt it, the basics of parliamentary procedure, a question and answer forum, and an "Ask the Authors" feature.

Full text of the 1915 (Fourth) Edition of Robert's Rules of Order, with index and keyword search, lesson outlines, and Plan for Study of Parliamentary Law.

Quotes by, pictures of, and links to information about people who were born on each day of the year.

A selection of motivational and self-help quotations as well as other topics in random order.

Daily wisdom from different sources. Daily quotation email available.

Organized by category, includes a searchable database and a blog.

Quotations by famous people who faced difficulties in their lives like learning disabilities and other differences. They not only surmounted the obstacles in their lives, many are helping to make a difference in the world.

A collection of quotes for every event and stage in your life.

Provides quotations to help you live a happier and more rewarding life.

A collection of encouraging, motivational and inspiring quotations plus a free quote of the day service.

Inspirational quotes, commentary and advice to spread happiness around the world.

Selection of inspirational quotations by famous spiritual and religious leaders.

A collection of comments made by non-Christians and Christians about Jesus on subjects like politics, philosophy and religion.

Quotes from prominent Christians as well as key Biblical verses, categorized and searchable. Daily inspirational quote and picture.

Daily inspirational Bible verses sent directly to your cell phone.

Daily Christian quotes and Bible verses offering encouragement and inspiration.

Quotations for a variety of occasions: shed light, help keep perspective, inspire, energize, or just provoke thought. Sorted by topic.

Online version of Roget's II: The New Thesaurus, 3rd edition.

Includes word-related facts and word of the day.

Current time shown with photos related to that exact time. Site accepts photo submissions.

Time zone converter and meeting scheduler specializing on working across several time zones at once.

Comparison of the time zones with your local time.

Authored by a woman holding four world records, after travelling the world on a motorcycle over the course of five and a half years. Includes her résumé, statistics from the journey, information about her childrens' charity and press articles.

Norwegian-born man nicknamed King Whiskers, who had the world's longest beard, measured at 18'6" long. Provides photographs and his biography.