The warm period between ice ages. See 'A Brief History of Climate Change'.
Fact of the Day
When George Washington campaigned for the Virginia election in 1758, he bought every eligible voter 3 pints of alcohol.
Quote of the Day
"They have done for me at last, Hardy. "
~ Nelson, at the Battle of Trafalgar
On This Day
1660 Charles II marched into London and was restored to the throne after 11 years in exile.