Feb. 25, 2021 - Did you know there are about 160,000 traffic signals in the United States? The next time you are stopped at a red light, thank Garrett A. Morgan, an African American inventor.
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Week of February 22anniversary: noun; a special day to observe an event that occurred on that day in another year;
June 6, 1944: D-Day begins liberation of Europe
community: noun; group of people who share a location or similar interests, such as concern for saving the monarch butterfly;
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exploration: noun; a series of actions to explore (verb form) or to find out new things about a place;
NASA names Artemis Team astronauts
mutation: noun; a change in the genome of a virus, a plant cell or an animal and human cell
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Today In History
February 251943: George Harrison, one of the four Beatles, was born in Liverpool, England. He died on November 29, 2001.
1873: Enrico Caruso, Italian tenor who became a famous opera singer, was born in Naples, Italy.
1779: Library of Congress: Lieutenant Colonel George Rogers Clark, elder brother of explorer William Clark, accepted British Lieutenant Governor Henry Hamilton's unconditional surrender of Fort Sackville at Vincennes, Indiana.
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