October 6, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

October 6, 1995.
51 Pegasi b, also called "Dimidium," was the first planet discovered outside the Milky Way orbiting a Sun-like star. Planets outside our solar system are called exoplanets.

For more: Watch a video from NASA on What is an Exoplanet.

Joke of the Day

How do you make a bandstand?

Take away their chairs.

Prompt: write your own joke!

Would You Rather?

Would you rather explore the moon or the depths of the sea?

Optional: find a partner who has an opposing point of view and discuss!

Math Problem of the Day

A group of witches is making a brew in a cauldron. They added 4 cans of spooky potion. Each can holds 6.8 ounces. How many total ounces of spooky potion did they add?