The celebration of 2010 Sun-Earth Day

Sun-Earth Day 2010 Celebration at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center in Concord, NH and the New Hampshire Astronomical Society are celebrating Sun-Earth Day on Saturday, March 20. Solar-science demonstrations and experiments on magnetism and how to detect infrared and UV light will be presented throughout the day. Other activities include crafts, featured…

International Womens Day- 100th anniversary

The 100th anniversary of the occasion, marked with the slogan ‘Equal Rights, Equal Opportunities: Progress for All’, will see rallies, seminars and assemblies take place around the globe. First proposed in 1910 and launched in 1911, International Women’s Day came about because of a woman named Clara Zetkin (leader of the ‘Women’s Office’ for Germany’s…