The Beautiful Elephant

The largest land mammal is the majestic elephant. These creatures roamed in their natural habitats by the millions.  But during the modern era their numbers have dramatically diminished to an estimated 450,000 to 700,000 African elephants and 35,000 to 40,000 Asian elephants due to years...

National Dolphin Day

Most of us know about dolphins from movies or water parks entertaining and performing in front of audiences young and old. But there’s more to these mammals than just trick animals. Before man came on the scene, dolphins were in the seas for thousands of years...

Can’t Bear to See Them Go

One of the youngest of the bear species and the largest carnivorous land mammal on Earth, is the Polar Bear. Males can weight up to 1700 pounds and measure 7 to 8 feet nose to tail with a lifespan of 25 years. Although cute as they...

LIVING WITHOUT PLASTIC

The vast majority of consumer products are packaged in plastic, whether it’s the food industry, beauty industry and everything in between. Sadly the majority of discarded plastic packages wind up in the dump, the ocean, and waterways. Recognizing that plastic waste from consumer products is detrimental...

FORMULA E RACING: ZOOM — EEE

One of the sports that has universal followers all around the world is auto racing and especially Formula 1. The Formula 1 cars and drivers are the fastest in auto sports and bring enthusiastic spectators from all around the world to see them race. In recent...

International Tiger Day

Panthera tigris other wise known as tigers, the largest of the cat family, have distinctive markings of yellow and black stripes. The six surviving subspecies found today are: Bengal tiger, Siberian tiger, Sumatran tiger, Malayan tiger, Indochinese tiger and the South China tiger. For the past...

Cuba…A Land of Discovery

Like most New Yorkers who live in the city, I was riding the subway one day when an ad caught my interest. It was for the New York Museum of Natural History, which I’ve not been to in a very long time, and it was...

America’s Cup Returns To New York

File Credit: Dennis Machicao   Since 1920, America’s Cup racing has returned to New York City sponsored by Louis Vuitton. On May 7 & 8 of 2016, 6 sleek high speed boats manned by the top sailing crews in the world compete to gain points in the...

Keep America Beautiful

  Image File Credit: Fredrik Rubensson   Earth Day will be upon us on Friday April 22. What will you do to keep this country’s health, not just on Earth Day, but everyday? A nonprofit organization that has dedicated itself to maintain the planet and the U.S. a better...