Birds: Characteristics & Adaptations

Producer: PLATO Learning, Inc.

More than a program full of pretty pictures, this CD–ROM explores the evolution, structure, and adaptations of birds in an extensive and insightful manner. Excellent narratives and sound effects that will keep the viewer’s interest are incorporated with numerous photographs, drawings, detailed illustrations and animations.


Medium: CD-ROM
System requirements: Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP; Pentium 166 or faster, 800 x 600 px, 64,000-color (High Color, 16 bit recommended), mouse or other pointing device, 2.5 GB of hard disk; Macintosh OS 7.5.1, OS 9.x: Power Mac, iMac, or PowerPC; 16 MB of available memory (RAM); 640 x 480 resolution monitor at thousands of colors; 2 MB hard disk space; mouse; CD-ROM drive
Price: US$89.95 (+ US$22.49 upgrade)