American Revolution Museum Opening in April

American Revolution Museum Opening in April

The blazing success of “Hamilton” on Broadway increased attention on the American Revolution and interest in the founding fathers. So, timing is perfect something long overdue: a museum devoted to the War of Independence. Located in Philadelphia, the Museum of the American Revolution is opening April 19, 2017, the 242nd anniversary of the “shot heard […]

United States Currency Gets a Face-Lift [Video]

United States Currency Gets a Face-Lift [Video]

The Department of the Treasury has announced that U.S. currency will soon get a face-lift. Harriet Tubman will become the first African-American to be put on U.S. paper money. She will be placed on the front of the $20 bill, replacing Andrew Jackson, who will be moved to the back. There will be other famous people appearing on […]

The Hands of Daylight Savings Time

The Hands of Daylight Savings Time

Daylight Savings Time (DST) happened on March 13, 2016. Patch reported that the hour sprang ahead by 2 a.m. Sunday. While the time change was automatic for most digital devices, analog clocks needed to be wound ahead by an hour to compensate for the difference. According to David Prerau, the country’s leading expert on the history of […]

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