Research says that adults and children benefit mentally and physically when they are connected with the natural environment. Although it's tempting to buy plastic swing sets and set them in the center of your lawn, but it may not be as beneficial for your children in the long run as play areas with plants will block the outdoor place; and when they really want to enjoy their play out the door. Thus, the joy that brings with cheerful sunflowers and those that attract butterflies will be unforgettable.
The famous elephant acts that have been part of Barnum & Bailey and Ringling Bros Circus shows for more than a century now will end in this May, the circus’ parent company said on Monday, earlier than their previously announced retirement. Last March, Feld Entertainment said the 13 Asian elephants used in its traveling shows would be phased out by 2018.
The bison joined the bald eagle, the national emblem since 1782, as America’s symbolic animal, in an effort to prevent it from going extinct.