Word of the Day, Web Site of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
Didactic dye-DAK-tik (adj.) Designed or intended to teach; intended to convey instruction and information as well as pleasure and entertainment; making moral observations -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
A Microsoft product, Photosynth uses new technology to stitch together images to create a 3-D scene or object. Users can make public synths, view them, share them with others, and event embed them on a personal Web site.
Number to Know
1999: Year when March 21 was designated as World Poetry Day by UNESCO. Celebrate today by reading some poems or writing your own!
This Day in History
March 21, 1989: Sports Illustrated reports allegations tying baseball player Pete Rose to baseball gambling.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Matthew Broderick (48)
“A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.” - Robert Frost