Events

World Oceans Day

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Recreation
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Earth
World Oceans Day is an annual observation to honor, help protect, and conserve the world’s oceans. The ocean provides us with many resources and services including oxygen, climate regulation, food sources, medicine, and more. World Oceans Day also provides an opportunity to take personal and community action to conserve the ocean and its resources. Link: http://www.worldoceansday.org/

Park and Recreation Month

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Recreation
Location:
United States of America
Park and Recreation Month is an opportunity to tell our story — local parks and recreation has a very real and important impact in the health and economic vitality of our communities. Link: http://www.nrpa.org/july/ picture by: YellowMonkey

World Animal Day

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Recreation
Location:
Earth
Is an international day of action for animal rights and welfare. Link: https://www.worldanimalday.org.uk/

World Space Week

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Recreation
Location:
Earth
Celebrating the benefits of space and excitement about space exploration. Link: http://www.worldspaceweek.org/

4-H National Youth Science Day

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Recreation
Location:
United States of America
Is the world’s largest youth-led science experiment. Every year thousands of youth take part in the National Science Challenge focusing on important STEM topics and issues. Link: https://4-h.org/parents/national-youth-s … -day/

International Cephalopod Awareness Days

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Recreation
Location:
Earth
Spend some time celebrating “the most intelligent invertebrates in the world”: octopus, cuttlefish, squid and more. Link: https://laughingsquid.com/international- … days/

Octopus Day

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Recreation
Location:
Earth
Celebrating all the color changing, smart, and tasty, eight-armed sea dwellers. Link: https://laughingsquid.com/international- … days/ picture by: albert kok

Earth Science Week

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Recreation
Location:
Earth
This national and international event is to help the public gain a better understanding and appreciation for the Earth Sciences and to encourage stewardship of the Earth. Link: http://www.earthsciweek.org/about-esw

Earth Science Week

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Recreation
Location:
United States of America
A yearly event run by the American Geosciences Institute to promote the knowledge of Earth sciences at local, state, national, and international levels. Link: http://www.earthsciweek.org/about-esw

Nautilus Night

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Recreation
Location:
Earth
A time to celebrate one the oldest and weirdest types cephalopods around. Link: https://laughingsquid.com/international- … days/ picture by: Manuae

Squidturday

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Recreation
Location:
Earth
Celebrating squids and cuttlefish, octopuses close ink spitting, color changing, eight armed cousins. Link: https://laughingsquid.com/international- … days/ picture by: BioDivLibrary

Ada Lovelace Day

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Recreation
Location:
Earth
An international celebration day of the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). It aims to increase the profile of women in STEM and, in doing so, create new role models who will encourage more girls into STEM careers and support women already working in STEM. Link: https://findingada.com/

Release the Kraken

Category:
Recreation
Location:
Earth
All the fantastical cephalopods of movies, literature and legend. Link: https://laughingsquid.com/international- … days/