Tag Archives: History

Earth Day 2019 Theme and Date: History and Significance of the Day for Ecological Awareness to ‘Protect Our Species’

Earth Day 2019 (Photo Credits: File Photo) An annual event observed on April 22, Earth Day is to encourage people to work and support protecting the environment. It was first observed as a public event in 1970, as a protest against the negative impacts of industrial development on the environment. The event had a great impact… Read More »

Menopausal Symptoms More Common in Women with History of Intimate Partner Violence

While we have identified various sociodemographic variables as factors which modulate vulnerability to menopausal symptoms, no studies (to my knowledge) have looked at how a history of intimate partner violence (IPV) or other traumatic exposures may affect susceptibility to menopausal symptoms.   A recent study looked at menopausal symptoms in 2,016 women (40 to 80… Read More »

A Long History of Network Hackers

Dave Lehr, CIO, Anne Arundel Health System Would you believe that the world’s first network hack preceded the first computer network by 132 years? We all know that phone phreakers came before computer hackers. And even before that, there were surely some tricksters hijacking telegraph wires and radio signals, intercepting and sending fraudulent messages. But… Read More »

Plumbing History

When you need to get your bathroom fitting installed or let’s assume that you have to fix your pipe or if there is some leakage in the pipe, what would you do? The answer is simple; you’ll call such a guy who is expert in doing such a job. The guy who deals with all… Read More »