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Learning Web Logo is a glowing bulb with a globe inside it. Welcome text: Welcome! the Learning Web, a portion of the USGS website is dedicated to K-12 education and life-long learning. Explore things on, in, around and about the Earth such as land, water, plants and animals, and maps.
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