April 11 – Anniversary of a Billiards Blitz

Posted on April 2016 The game I commonly think of as “pool” is also called pocket billiards.

April 25 - Portugal's Carnation Revolution

Posted on April 2017 In Portugal had a revolution. I'm happy to report that this revolution was not a long, violent war.

April 6 – The accidental invention of Teflon

Posted on April 2014 How often has this happened – it was discovered by accident! Roy Plunket and hi.

April 22 – Anniversary of the Global Selfie Earth Day

NASA found a way to get people excited about collaborating on a creative project it called the Global Selfie. By gathering photos that people posted of their environment, NASA created a mosaic of the entire world. The result is pretty incredible.

April 22 – Act authorizing “In God We Trust” on U.S. coin signed into law

On this day July 1956 : President Dwight D. Eisenhower signs a law officially declaring “In God We Trust” to be the nation’s official motto. The law also required that the phrase be printed on all American paper currency.

April 21 – Henry VIII Becomes King

King Henry VIII by Hans Holbein the Younger, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool. Henry was the second monarch of the House of Tudor, succeeding his father, Henry VII.

April 11 - Fair Housing Act signed into law

"Full equality in housing" Members and supporters of the NAACP picket outside of the Open Occupancy Hearing at Cobo Hall, August 1963 Photo credit: Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs — in Detroit, Michigan.

April 10 - The Statute of Anne

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April 4 - First paleontology lecture

Adrienne Mayor has recently interpreted the head of the “dragon” on this column-krater as an image inspired by the sight of a fossil skull emerging from a cliff.

April 22 - March for Science

Some scientists feel uncomfortable about the Science March, arguing that it will “politicize” science. I couldn’t disagree more.

April 5 - The Mayflower's return trip

Preserving the Heritage of John Alden and Priscilla Mullins, Mayflower Passengers

April 28 – Biggest Sand Castle in the World!

Posted on April 2016 A sandcastle four stories tall! Yi-i-ikes! On this date in the world's record for largest sand cas.