November 11th - the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month - on this day, every year, men, women, and children around the world stand in silence to honor all who died in war - all who made the ultimate sacrifice in service of their countries.
The Earth is Our Mother is a wonderful way to incorporate music into your Earth Day Celebrations. Although it is not an authentic Native American song, its message is to take care of our world.
History and the world have one holocaust, an ongoing attack against many groups, decade to decade.
World’s Important Days are actually not holidays. But to the International community and United Nations, World’s Important Days may be treated as favorite holidays for they have something to commemorate, promote or mobilize. World’s Important...
Muir came to America with his family from Scotland at age 11. The wisconsin woodlands inspired him greatly as would the writings of Emerson and Thoreau at the University of Wisconsin. He began his exploration of Nature walking a 1000 miles from Kentucky to Georgia. He worked as a shepherd in the...
It is not an official holiday, but July 30 is celebrated as International Day of Friendship. Read what it means.
In recognition of International Women's Day held annually on March 8, this page honors the women who have influenced us personally. Its nostalgic, humorous, sentimental and thought provoking.
It is so important that we all remember the Holocaust. It should be obvious why we need to remember it, but here I share why I think it is so important, at least in part. Photo gallery included.
The early US Space Program was all male, but the USSR had a female cosmonaut. Since the 1950s, so many women have been involved in aerospace activities that they have their own museum in Ohio!
World Penguin Day takes place every year on the 25th April. The choice of the date is to coincide with the march of the many thousands of Antarctic Adelie Penguins as they head north to follow the sun and leave the darker south polar winter days behind.