Science and Technology

On This Day – 7 April

Posted on: Fri 7 Apr 2017

April 7th is cited as the symbolic birth date of the internet.  It marks the first request for comments or RFC document concerning the research, proposals and methodologies applicable to internet technology.


April 7th is also World Health Day on this day in 1948 the World Health Organisation was established by the United Nations.

Produced By: Chloe Holmes

Image Source: United States Mission Geneva via Flickr




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