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'''Encyc''' is a free [[wiki]] [[encyclopedia]] similar to Britannica, World Book, and the other great wiki, Wikipedia. Welcome, and we hope you enjoy our encyclopedia.
'''[[Encyc:About|Encyc]]''' is an encyclopedia that you can edit. It is free for everyone to use and distribute. If you know something, then you can share it here. Encyc is a kinder, gentler wiki encyclopedia, with a close-knit group of writers and a family-friendly atmosphere. You can get to know more about Encyc by viewing a few [[Special:Random|random pages]]. A list of every page can be found [[Special:AllPages|here]]. We currently have [[Special:Statistics|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}]] articles in our encyclopedia, and are celebrating our fifth year.


==Writing for Encyc==
==From today's featured article==
Everyone possesses knowledge and has something to share.  If you would like to get involved, simply email your desired username and password to [[User:Star651|Star651]], an administrator here at Encyc. The email address is [mailto:programmer651@comcast.net programmer651@comcast.net].  You will have the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping others and that your version of history, science, politics, or whatever is easily accessible in an online encyclopedia.
[[Image:EmperorPenguin.jpg|thumb|right|Emperor Penguin]]


If you just need to make a quick addition or correction, use the Public2 account. The password is "a".
The [[Emperor penguin]] (''Aptenodytes forsteri'') is the world's largest species of penguin, and one of the world's largest birds. It may grow to 1.2m (4 ft) high and weigh up to 40kg (88lb).


==''Warning''==
Like all penguins, it is flightless but a good swimmer.  It is confined to Antarctica, where its habitat is threatened by the melting of the ice cap, leading to fears that it will be extinct by 2100.
'''''This encyclopedia is written entirely by volunteers, and is not reviewed by professional editors. Facts are not checked. There may be misleading or erroneous information here. Please read our [[Encyc:General disclaimer|disclaimer]] before using this website.'''''
 
==Did you know ...==
* ... that ''[[Unshackled!]]'' is a radio drama series produced by Pacific Garden Mission, in Chicago, Illinois, that first aired in 1950?
* ... that [[London]] is the capital of the United Kingdom?
* ... that a [[calculator watch]] is a digital watch fitted with buttons, so that it can function easily as a miniature calculator?
 
==About Encyc==
''Main article: [[Encyc:About]]''
 
Encyc was established in 2008. :)  We would like to thank all of our users for their contributions and support.  We couldn't have done it without you. ([[cheese|block of cheese]]).  We have two mascots.  The Encyc sloth is named [[Pancake (Encyc)|Pancake]].  The Encyc dolphin is named [[Butterfly (Encyc)|Butterfly]].
 
Everyone is welcome to read and [[Encyc:Participation|participate here]]. Please be aware that like most other wikis we make no guarantee of validity. Read our [[Encyc:General disclaimer|disclaimer]] before using this website.


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Latest revision as of 10:02, 30 August 2022

Encyc is a free wiki encyclopedia similar to Britannica, World Book, and the other great wiki, Wikipedia. Welcome, and we hope you enjoy our encyclopedia.

From today's featured article

Emperor Penguin

The Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) is the world's largest species of penguin, and one of the world's largest birds. It may grow to 1.2m (4 ft) high and weigh up to 40kg (88lb).

Like all penguins, it is flightless but a good swimmer. It is confined to Antarctica, where its habitat is threatened by the melting of the ice cap, leading to fears that it will be extinct by 2100.

Did you know ...

  • ... that Unshackled! is a radio drama series produced by Pacific Garden Mission, in Chicago, Illinois, that first aired in 1950?
  • ... that London is the capital of the United Kingdom?
  • ... that a calculator watch is a digital watch fitted with buttons, so that it can function easily as a miniature calculator?

About Encyc

Main article: Encyc:About

Encyc was established in 2008. :) We would like to thank all of our users for their contributions and support. We couldn't have done it without you. (block of cheese). We have two mascots. The Encyc sloth is named Pancake. The Encyc dolphin is named Butterfly.

Everyone is welcome to read and participate here. Please be aware that like most other wikis we make no guarantee of validity. Read our disclaimer before using this website.