Teachers of geography, economics, political science, sociology, and a host of other disciplines are likely to appreciate NationMaster, a massive online database of information on countries around the world. Compiled from such sources as the CIA World Factbook, United Nations, and Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, NationMaster is much more than just a repository of useful statistics; teachers and students can use the site's free tools to generate maps and graphically compare nations across thousands of statistical categories--everything from oil consumption, to Olympic medals, to confirmed human deaths from avian flu. The site's Education section features links to several

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