Posts tagged ‘calendar’

Leap Year

It takes the earth one day to complete one spin on its axis. The time it takes the earth to complete one […]

02/16/2012. Category: trivia. Tags: ,

The Third Millennium

The third millennium started at about 21h00 on 31 December 2000. Basically, the year 2000 is celebrated one year earlier because the […]

02/07/2010. Category: did you know. Tags: , ,

Want a date?

In 1905 Einstein showed in his theory of relativity that time is affected by motion so that the faster one goes the […]

02/07/2010. Category: trivia. Tags: ,

History of the calendar

In September 1752 the Julian calendar was replaced with the Gregorian calendar in Great Britain and its American colonies. The Julian calendar […]

02/04/2010. Category: did you know. Tags: , ,