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Hans Sloane
April 16 is Hans Sloane’s birthday. Sloane was an Irish physician whose greatest contribution to science actually occurred after his death. During his lifetime, he was an avid collector of interesting items pertaining natural history. He amassed a large collection of books, notes, drawings, samples of plants and animals, and […]

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J. Presper Eckert
April 9 is J. Presper Eckert’s birthday. Eckert was an American engineer who co-invented with John Mauchly the first general-purpose electronic digital computer and the first commercial electronic computer. The two men met at the Moore School of Engineering during World War II. Eckert was a lab instructor and Mauchly […]

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Constellations Wordsearch Puzzle
Constellations are patterns we’ve assigned to groups of stars in the night sky. A constellations wordsearch is patterns of letters hidden in a sky of letters. Find the names of major constellations in this wordsearch puzzle. The names of the constellations can be found vertically, horizontally, and diagonally. The puzzle is […]

Constellations Wordsearch Puzzle