Science Celebrations


Periodically, Visionlearning celebrates landmark events in science by producing a special event logo and a short news story describing that event. Listed below are some of the special event logos we have produced. Each logo links to an archived copy of the event description. If you have a recommendation for a special event that you would like us to celebrate, please submit it through our comment system.

 

100th Anniversary of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake -
April 18, 2006

 

Mole Day Celebration - October 23

Gregor Mendel's Birthday - July 22

 

Lord Kelvin's Birthday - June 26

 

Dr. Charles D. Keeling dies at age 77 - June 23, 2005

 

The 25th Anniversary of Mt. St. Helens' New Shape - May 18, 2005

 

 50th Anniversary of Salk Vaccine - April 12, 2005

 

Matthias Schleiden's Birthday - April 5

 

Dmitri Mendeleev's Birthday - February 8

 

Andrija Mohorovicic's Birthday - January 23

 

 JJ Thomson's Birthday - December 18

 

Marie Curie's Birthday - November 7

 

Niels Bohr's Birthday - October 7

 

John Dalton's Birthday - September 6

 

Earth Day Celebration - April 22

Discovery of a planet-like body in the solar system - March 17, 2004

Albert Einstein's Birthday - March 14

Charles Darwin's Birthday - February 12

Landing of 'Opportunity' rover on Mars - January 24, 2004