Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
filial FIL-ee-uhl; FIL-yuhl adjective; Of, pertaining to, or befitting a son or daughter. — Dictionary.com
Website of the Day: Kennedy Space Center
America’s launch pad on the Florida coast, and home to the now-retired Space Shuttle Atlantis.
Number to Know
33: Number of space flights for the Space Shuttle Atlantis. There were 135 flights in total for the program.
This Day in History
July 8, 2011: Space Shuttle Atlantis is launched in the final mission of the U.S. Space Shuttle program.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Kevin Bacon, American actor and musician, 56.
“Things could be worse. You remember that, and you go on with your life.” — Kevin Bacon
Morning Minutes, July 8