What a period of astonishment and upheaval we have experienced following the result of the E.U. Referendum. When will all the media coverage simmer down I ask myself.
1st July is here, July named after Julius Caesar. My ephemeris tells me that today is Julian Day but it doesn’t tell me what Julian Day is, exactly. I know about the Julian Calendar but not Julian Day. So, being me, without further ado I had to explore what that means.
Well… Julian Day is the unbroken count of days since the start of the Julian period which started in 4713BC.
So now I know.