It was today in 1990 that Tim Berners-Lee published a formal proposal to build the Worldwide Web. It is such a recent part of history and yet so ubiquitous today that there is already a generation of young ones not too clear on whether there was a world without wifi and the Internet.
In 2014 today is when the Philae lander reached comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko after a 10 year journey to reach its destination.
It’s also the birthday today of Les McKeown (1955) of the Bay City Rollers, so here the group is singing Remember. Does anyone remember them?
In Poland today our four-footed friends are discussing conditions for discussions, which is very meta of them.
Hili: A discussion about serious matters requires conditions which allow one to concentrate.
Cyrus: I agree with you absolutely.
Hili: Dyskusja o poważnych sprawach wymaga warunków pozwalających na skupienie się.
Cyrus: Całkowicie się z tobą zgadzam.
Carol has also sent us a couple of gorgeous photos to start the morning.
Two pics: Gus sleeping blissfully but with a couple slightly muddy toes and a bonus Fred checking out some peanuts I left for him.