- Thermoelectricity is discovered by T. J. Seebeck.
- Egyptian hieroglyphics are deciphered using the Rosetta Stone.
- Sound reproduction is demonstrated by Sir Charles Wheatstone.
Archive for February, 2012
Nurture your mind with great thoughts!
The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.
Mark Van Doren, American writer and editor.
- James Monroe begibs his second term as President of the United States.
- Si’mon Boli’var defeats the Spanish army and ensures independence of Venezuela.
- Missouri enters the Union as a slave state, as a result of the Missouri Compromise in 1820.
The Best & most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the HEART!!! BY Helen Keller Author 1880-1968
SOCIETY & CULTURE
1819 A maximum 12-hour working day for juveniles is set in England.
1822 The streets of Boston, Massachusetts, are lit by gas.
1824 Beethoven, completely deaf, writes his Symphony No. 9 in D Major, Opus 127, in Vienna.
“THE SEED WE SOW TODAY WILL DETERMINE THE FRUIT WE’LL REAP TOMORROW”