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Earth Day: Energy

Energy: Production & Consumption Find out which countries use and produce the most energy, how much the U.S. consumes, where the largest nuclear power plants in the U.S.…

The Names of the Days of the Week

See also Greek and Roman Mythology and Norse MythologyLatin Old English English German French Italian SpanishDies Solis SunnandaegSunday Sonntag dimanche domenica domingoDies Lunae MonandaegM…

Earth Day: History & Biographies

History & Biographies Take a look at the history of the environmental movement and read biographies of pioneers in the field. Environmental Milestones Timeline R…

Earth Day: Going Green

Going Green Learn how to turn your environmentally mean lifestyle into a green one and find information about places that are taking positive environmental steps. A …

Earth Day: Environmental Disasters

Environmental Disasters Read about some of the largest disasters in the world that were caused by human activity and upset the delicate balance of nature. Chernobyl:…

Earth Day: Stats & Facts

Facts & Stats about Pollution and Global Warming Find explanations of the greenhouse effect, the ozone layer, and substances that pollute the air; statistics about p…

The Seasons

The seasons are caused by the tilt of Earth's axis (23.4°) and not by the fact that Earth's orbit around the Sun is an ellipse. The average distance of Earth from the Sun is 93 million mi…

U.S. Daylight Saving Time Schedule

The United States. Daylight saving time, also called “summer time,” is the practice of advancing clocks forward by one hour in the spring to gain additional daylight during the e…

Astrological Signs

Aries (Ram): March 21–April 19Taurus (Bull): April 20–May 20Gemini (Twins): May 21–June 20Cancer (Crab): June 21–July 22Leo (Lion): July 23–Aug. 22Virgo (Virgin):…