This interglacial lasted from about 130000BP until about 115000BP (although some say until 75000BP). See 'A Brief History of Climate Change'.
Fact of the Day
Pounds, shillings and pence were rooted in Roman librae, solidi and denarii. This is where the abbreviation LSD comes from.
Quote of the Day
"This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning. "
~ Winston Churchill on the Battle of Egypt
On This Day
1660 Charles II marched into London and was restored to the throne after 11 years in exile.