On this Day in History

On this Day in History in 1882: Wood block alarm invented, when alarm rang, it dropped 20 wood blocks.
 
On this Day in History in 1790: Revenue Marine Service (US Coast Guard) created.
 
On this Day in History in 1910: The highest mountain in North America, Alaska’s Mt McKinley climbed.

Fun Fact of the Day

Fun Fact of the Day: The puma has the largest geographic range of any land mammal in the Western Hemisphere. In North America, scientists have found puma home ranges that varied in size from 12 – 398 miles. The Puma concolor is known by a variety of common names through its vast range including puma, mountain lion and cougar.