Reason to celebrate: April 26, 2017 is National Richter Scale Day.
If there’s ever each day to carry onto hats, double-test fundamentals and an ear out for rumblings deep inside the Earth, it’s Richter Scale Day. This occasion is definitely an acknowledgement and celebration from the birthday from the guy who trained the planet how you can measure earthquakes – Charles F. Richter.Born in 1900, the American earthquake obsessive (technically referred to as a ‘seismologist’), emerged using the Richter Scale in 1935, while in the California Institute of Technology. Since that time, the earth has had the ability to compare various earthquakes and investigate their relative energy for destruction. The Twentieth century’s greatest happened in Chile on 22 May 1960, calculating a magnitude of 9.5.Many people celebrate by reaching a lot of buddies to look at their favourite disaster films. 1974′s Earthquake, 1999′s Aftershock: Earthquake in New York and 2003′s The Core are preferred options.
April is the coolest month for holidays
It's hard to take a month too seriously when it kicks off with a full 24 hours of pranks, bad jokes, foolish antics and fun, fun, fun. But April has a serious side to it with tax day, Holocaust Remembrance Day and commemorations for the sinking of the ...
April 10 Is Nirvana Day
(Newser) – Nirvana fans now have two choices of pilgrimage for April 10: They can trek to Cleveland to see surviving members Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic as the band gets inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Or they can head to little ...
How to celebrate all of the holidays this week after Earth Day
Richter Scale Day: Jump up and down in your apartment until your neighbors call to complain. Arbor Day: Plant a tree! Or just get that freaking “It's the Arbor Day Foundation, spread the word across the nation, something something something about trees!
Here are April's fun and/or educational causes
Organizations of all sorts want to bring attention to their special causes. Posters, campaigns, newspapers, public forums and even television are ways to bring information to the people. Another method is to dedicate a day, week or even month to a cause.
LitQuake events calendar
More than 300 authors, poets and scribblers of indeterminate category will emerge from their dens, writing rooms and grottos next weekend for the start of the eighth annual LitQuake literary festival. Founded by authors Jane Ganahl and Jack Boulware ...