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Math 2.0 Day

Math 2.0 Day

Dates

8th Jul each year
”In my school, the brightest boys did math and physics, the less bright did physics and chemistry, and the least bright did biology. I wanted to do math and physics, but my father made me do chemistry because he thought there would be no jobs for... [read more]

International Bow Day

International Bow Day

Dates

19th Aug each year
”When in doubt, put a bow on it” ~ Brandy Pham It’s true! Whether made of silk or cotton, plain or bedecked with rhinestones and glitter, there’s one thing you can know for certain. No matter what it is, putting a bow on it will make it better.... [read more]

Tessellation Day

Tessellation Day

Dates

17th Jun each year
Surely, there's little more in the world more visually pleasing than tessellation - that wonderful, perfect effect when the same shapes can be repeated again and again to fit perfectly against themselves. Your standard tiled kitchen floor is a tessellation -... [read more]

Internaut Day

Internaut Day

Dates

24th Aug each year
”As the Internet of things advances, the very notion of a clear dividing line between reality and virtual reality becomes blurred, sometimes in creative ways.” ~ Geoff Mulgan The internet is the newest great frontier, a place where every new... [read more]

Typewriter Day

Typewriter Day

Dates

23rd Jun each year
”There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” ~ Ernest Hemingway There’s a sound we all know, even if we don’t quite recall it. It’s the mechanical clatter of a typewriter in action. It is reminiscent in the... [read more]

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Dates

  • 18th May, 2017
  • 19th May, 2016
Global Accessibility Awareness Day takes place every year on the third Thursday of May, and is all about getting people thinking and talking about making the web accessible for those with different disabilities. Technology is a wondrous thing. With a quick... [read more]

International Mud Month

International Mud Month

Dates

  • Jun, 2017
  • Jun, 2016
  • Jun, 2015
”There is an eagle in me that wants to soar, and there is a hippopotamus in me that wants to wallow in the mud.” ~ Carl Sandburg We sit each day in cubicles and under flickering lights, staring at screens that shimmer with a digital world, and every... [read more]

Revenge of the Fifth

Revenge of the Fifth

Dates

5th May each year
Not had enough Star Wars on May the 4th? Thinking of stepping over to the Dark Side? Think you'd be a great Sith? Well keep swinging those light sabers, Revenge of the fifth is here to keep the force going with another Star Wars-themed observance! Although... [read more]
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