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I Have a Dream

January 15, 2018

Martin Luther King Day: “I Have a Dream” is a public speech delivered by American civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on August 28, 1963, in which he calls for an end to racism in the United States and called for civil and economic rights. Delivered to over 250,000 civil rights supporters […]


Salar de Uyuni: The Largest Mirror in the World…Where Earth Touches Sky

January 14, 2018

Salar de Uyuni or the Uyuni Salt flats located in the dry desert region of Southern Bolivia. On regular sunny days it’s just a vast stretch of pure white nothingness. But just a little rainfall turns this place into the largest mirror in the world that seems to go on to infinity. Salar de Uyuni […]


Some Facts About The North Poles Favorite Bear…..

January 13, 2018

Polar Bears are a powerful iconic symbol of the strength and endurance in the great white north.  Did you know … About 60% of polar bears live in Canada, from Labrador to the Yukon and from Ellesmere Island to James Bay. The latin name for Polar Bear is Ursus maritimus, which means Sea Bear.  Sea bear […]


MLK…Did You Know?

January 12, 2018

Martin Luther King born on January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia grew to be the icon of Civil Rights was influenced by Mahatma Gandhi as well as Abraham Lincoln died much too young by an assassin’s bullet in Memphis, Tennessee on April 4, 1968.  MLK was one of the most significant figures of the 20th century. Here […]


Watches…Really Weird Watches

January 11, 2018

Watches….do people even wear them anymore?  Have you ever thought maybe there is more to the watch than just a pretty face and a short stem?  Here are some really strange watches that might just be the next biggest trend…   The Iron Samurai watch, a spectacularly ugly bracelet-style watch made from “Samurai sword carbonized […]


Natchez-Under-The-Hill….Outlaw Hideout

January 10, 2018

At one time, Natchez was home to more millionaires than any other city in the nation; however, far from the impressive mansions that filled Natchez was an area of the city known for its rowdy ways. Situated on the riverbank, downhill from the opulent population on top of the bluff, the area was aptly named […]


My Favorite Frog

January 9, 2018

Frogs…frogs rock  and some taste good too!  Frogs are a sign of a healthy eco-system.  The more you see the healthier the environment.  And hey!  Have you ever looked at a frog ?   They always look like they are smiling…well that could be a smirk, either way they generally seem to be a happy […]


Tiny Dogs…..Kinda Like A Cat Without Attitude

January 8, 2018

Love small dogs….small dogs are great at being family companions and snuggle buddies. They are easy to care for, easy to travel with, and tons of fun! It might seem like small dogs can’t boast adventures personalities like their larger cousins, but they can! Little dogs enjoy getting out and being active with their owners […]


The Dangerous Jellyfish

January 7, 2018

Jellyfish is a really strange and attractive sea animal. Don’t get too much attracted with its beautiful shape and colors as jellyfish can be really dangerous and lethal. Jellyfish are one of those sea animals that are extremely venomous. Jellyfish contains poison in their tentacles. These tentacles have millions of poison cells (cnidocysts). Jellyfish injects […]


Magpies hold funerals for their dead

January 6, 2018

Dr. Bekoff, a professor at the University of Colorado, studied magpies and managed to elaborate on this strange phenomenon. Bekoff said the rituals the magpies hold prove that the birds normally seen as aggressive have a compassionate side. Magpies aren’t unique in this behavior in the animal kingdom. Gorillas, elephants, and dolphins have all been […]


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