Reese Witherspoon had a fun day at Disney World with the fam! The 40-year-old actress stopped by the Happiest Place on Earth on Friday afternoon (March 17) in Orlando, Fla. Reese helped celebrate the official opening of Planet Hollywood Disney Springs and met with Mickey to cut the rope! Later in the afternoon she headed [...]
Here on Earth, most people celebrate St. Patrick's Day by heading down to their local watering hole for a pint of Guinness or maybe a couple glasses of green beer. Up on the International Space Station, however, such a thing just isn't possible, but that doesn't stop them from recognizing Earthen traditions all the same. Show More Summary
Eli is on vacation this week, so there will be no celebrating completely absurd made-up holidays. Which is a shame, really, as apparently today is National Dumbstruck Day, where you're supposed to be so shocked by something that you literally can't speak. Is this intro paragraph doing that for you? Anyway, I say "Bah, humbug!"
People all over the world are celebrating International Women's Day today, March 8 -- and in honor of the holiday, we compiled the wealthiest women on earth. Read more...
credit: Isaac Kohane Saturday, February 18th, is World Whale Day, a celebration of the largest animals on Earth. Read more »
Earlier this week I recently celebrated the greatest day in recent human history, the day the earth received my blessed presence and it’s never been the same since. This year I decided to splurge on myself and picked up an Xbox One Elite Controller. I’ve been dabbling more on the Xbox One lately and the […]
This year, as poor Punxsutawney Phil is hoisted into the air to divine our future weather, you might find yourself wondering how on earth this became a "thing". The modern Groundhog Day holiday is based on ancient celebrations of the midpoint between the winter solstice and the spring equinox, prompted by the early signs of spring. Show More Summary
John Glenn died today, at the age of 95. And while his many, many accomplishments—first American to orbit the Earth, U.S. senator for 24 years, and, at 77, the oldest man ever to fly in space—will be celebrated in the coming days, it's...Show More Summary
Today in the U.S. we celebrate Thanksgiving; a national holiday where we give thanks for the many blessings we enjoy (and I truly feel like the most blessed guy on earth). Traditionally this is a day where families come together to eat a Thanksgiving turkey feast, and then we watch the Cowboys lose to the Redskins. Show More Summary
On many occasions over the next few days Brad Pitt emptied out my trash cans, got me clean linens and even lunch. He could not have been more down to earth or nicer.
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, celebrates the Day of the Dead like no place else on earth.
(American Geosciences Institute) As we celebrate National Fossil Day, EARTH Magazine brings you a story set in Pleistocene South America, and was home to large megafauna species like giant sloths and saber-toothed cats. At some point as the climate warmed and human settlers began hunting, the megafauna living in Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego went extinct.
On Oct. 8, cephalopod supporters around the globe will celebrate World Octopus Day, a day that recognizes the earth’s eight-armed sea creatures. But today, Friday, Oct. 7, Disney•Pixar is celebrating a new holiday — World Septopus Day – in honor of Hank, Dory’s curmudgeonly seven-armed wingman from the summer blockbuster “Finding Dory.” Hank may have […]
(University of Texas at Arlington) Trammell S. Crow, who made Fair Park-based Earth Day Texas the largest celebration of its kind in the world, has donated $150,000 to support the ongoing research efforts of the Collaborative Laboratories for Environmental Analysis and Remediation or CLEAR lab at the University of Texas at Arlington.
To celebrate the release of Independence Day: Resurgence on digital download, we’re giving away a prop from the film that may or may not have touched the lips of Jeff Goldblum. All you have to do to enter is leave a comment! More »
“As the earth’s axis tilts closer to the sun and the days grow longer, plants, trees and buds come alive"
“We can save the day”
Essex were brought down to earth after their overnight celebrations on securing promotion to Division One of the Specsavers County Championship as Glamorgan kept them in the field for much of another hot day at Chelmsford
I spent all day Saturday in the hometown of Jeep—Toledo, Ohio— celebrating Jeep’s 75th anniversary at the the first ever Toledo Jeep Fest. For Jeep people, on that one day, Toledo became the greatest place on earth. Read more...
In the Andean city of El Alto indigenous Bolivians gathered at dawn to honor "Pachamama," the goddess of the earth and fertility, on what is known locally as Mother Earth Day.