Difference between revisions of "Main Page"

From Encyc
Jump to navigation Jump to search
 
(118 intermediate revisions by 5 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
[[File:ButterflySummer.jpg|thumb|Butterfly with all of her beach essentials!]]
'''Encyc''' is a free [[wiki]] [[encyclopedia]] similar to Britannica, World Book, and the other great wiki, WikipediaWelcome, and we hope you enjoy our encyclopedia.
'''Encyc''' is a concise [[wiki]] [[encyclopedia]] with mobile-friendly articles.  It is free to use, and has no advertisingEncyc is a kinder, gentler wiki, with a friendly [[Encyc:Community portal|community]].  You can get to know more [[Encyc:About|about Encyc]] by viewing our most [[Special:PopularPages|popular pages]]. See what is happening today at [[Special:RecentChanges|Recent Changes]].  We currently have [[Special:Statistics|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}]] articles in our encyclopedia.
 
==From today's featured article==
[[Image:EmperorPenguin.jpg|thumb|right|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 swimmerIt 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. ([[cheese|block of cheese]]).  We have two mascots.  The Encyc sloth is named [[Pancake (Encyc)|Pancake]].  The Encyc dolphin is named [[Butterfly (Encyc)|Butterfly]].
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 has knowledge to share, and your perspective is unique and important.  If you would like to improve this encyclopedia, simply [[Special:CreateAccount|create an account]] and get started.  If you would prefer not to register, [[Special:UserLogin|log in]] using the "Public" account. The password is "swordfish".   
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.
 
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.


[[Category:Encyc]]
[[Category:Encyc]]

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.