Ready for the Weekend 7/29/2016

Today in 1907. Sir Robert Baden-Powell set up the Brownsea Island Scout camp in Poole Harbour on the south coast of England. This camp is regarded as the foundation of the Scouting movement.

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Ready for the Weekend 7/8/2016

Today in 1889 the first issue of the Wall Street Journal was published.

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Ready for the Weekend 6/24/2016

Today in 1374 a¬†sudden outbreak of St. John’s Dance caused people in the streets of Aachen, Germany, to experience hallucinations and begin to jump and twitch uncontrollably until they collapsed from exhaustion.

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Memories of a Childhood Artifact From 6180 the moon

It’s a big solar system where everyone wants something, and the Moon is caught in the middle.

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Ready for the Weekend 3/25/2016

Today in 1655¬†Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, was discovered by scientist and mathematician Christiaan Huygens.

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Ready for the Weekend 3/4/2016

Today in 1918 the USS Cyclops departed from Barbados and sailed into the Bermuda Triangle to never be seen again.

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