Fun Fact of the Day: Alaska has a longer coastline than all of the other 49 U.S. states put together.
On this Day in History in 1806: Construction is authorized of the Great National Pike, better known as the Cumberland Road, becoming the first United States federal highway.
Friendship is like peeing on yourself: everyone can see it, but only you get the warm feeling that it brings.
Word of the Day: Apricity
1) Warmth of the sun; basking in the sun.
Fun Fact of the Day: In 2013, women earned 60 percent of all bachelor’s degrees that were awarded that year in the United States.
On this Day in History in 1484: William Caxton printed his translation of Aesop’s Fables.
For so long, the mainstays of cancer treatment have been chemotherapy and radiation. They’re toxic and primitive. We need to look at it in a rational way and say, how can we help the body heal itself?
Word of the Day: Sophrosyne
1) moderation; discretion; prudence.
Fun Fact of the Day: Some dragons live in deep places under the oceans, others hide in deep caves, and some others perch on high mountaintops. In most cases, dragons live where ancient people couldn’t reach.
On this Day in History in 1655: Christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, Saturn’s largest satellite.