Wonders of the World: a kidcyber weblinks page
|The ancient Greeks had a list of the 7 wonders of the world. The seven wonders of the ancient world were amazing structures built by people. Most are now gone.|
|In Medieval times there were more amazing structures built by people.
Go here to read about the 7 wonders of the medieval world: http://coolmaps.7wonders.googlepages.com/medievalwonders.html
|A group of engineers compiled a list of the 7 wonders of the modern world, amazing constructions of the 20th century.
Go here to read about the seven wonders on the list:
The Eiffel Tower: photograph ©  Jupiterimages Corporation
|Recently, worldwide voting on the internet resulted in a list of new seven wonders of the world.
Read about the new seven wonders here:
All of those are wonders constructed by people, but there are also natural wonders, and the seven wonders of the natural world are:
|the Aurora Borealis (northern lights)||http://virtual.finland.fi/finfo/english/aurora_borealis.html|
|Great Barrier Reef||www.kidcyber.com.au/topics/barrier_reef.htm
|Rio De Janeiro’s harbour||http://www.whatsonwhen.com/sisp/index.htm?fx=event&event_id=30180|
The Grand Canyon: photograph ©  Jupiterimages Corporation
Find out more about the seven natural wonders of the world here:
Click here for more information about various 'seven wonders...' lists
If you use any of this information in your own work, acknowledge this source in your bibliography like this: Thomas, R. & Sydenham, S. Wonders of the World [Online] www.kidcyber.com.au (2008)
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