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For researchers and journalists interested in the intersections of religion and society, British Religion in Numbers (BRIN) is a valuable resource. Hosted by the University of Manchester, BRIN offers a rich collection of datasets and public opinion surveys from Great Britain. The project is headed by a team of British academics: Clive Field of the University of Birmingham, David Voas of the...

http://www.brin.ac.uk
View Resource Misconceptions: Some Common Geographic Mental Misplacements Screenshot

How well do you think you know world geography? John Nelson recently designed this Esri story map, which is all about American geographic misconceptions. This story map is based on an excerpt from a paper published in the 1990s by Central Michigan University geographers Burton D. Nelson, Robert H. Aron, and Mark A. Franck, which outlines common misconceptions of U.S. students in an introductory...

https://storymaps.esri.com/stories/2018/misconceptions
View Resource I Contain Multitudes: The Series Screenshot

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) has a fabulous track record of creating a number of top-notch classroom resources for science educators. That said, the new short film series "I Contain Multitudes," created by science writer Ed Yong (who authored a book by the same name) and HHMI's Tangled Banks Studios, is not for science teachers alone. This series, which is dedicated to microbes and...

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/i-contain-multitudes-the-...
View Resource The Newberry: Writing the Voices of America Screenshot

During the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth centuries, the European colonization of the Americas was accompanied by a series of efforts to convert indigenous communities to Christianity. To achieve this aim, European missionaries sought to learn indigenous languages. This recent online exhibit from the Newberry Library, "allows users to visualize the painstaking, technical, frustrating, and...

http://publications.newberry.org/dig/voices
View Resource Big Picture Science Screenshot

From the SETI Institute comes Big Picture Science: a weekly radio show/podcast dedicated to "connect[ing] the hottest and coolest in scientific research and technology with lively and intelligent storytelling." The show is hosted by Seth Shostak, an astronomer at the SETI Institute, and Molly Bentley, a science journalist and executive producer of the show. Each 50-minute episode centers on a...

http://radio.seti.org