Today in History - August 15
Sunday, Aug 15 2010 by kjfitz
1185 – The cave city of Vardzia is consecrated by Queen Tamar of Georgia.
1977 – The Big Ear, a radio telescope operated by Ohio State University as part of the SETI project, receives a radio signal from deep space; the event is named the "Wow! signal" from the notation made by a volunteer on the project.