Equinox

Buzzwords Equinox = the time or date (twice each year) at which the sun crosses the celestial equator, when day and night are of equal length (about September 22 and March 20). Translating: Happy Equinox Spanish: Feliz Equinoccio Embedded Tweets All you need to know about the March equinox, coming up this week: https://t.co/Q0Sp3nL3l8 This …

Mississippi River

The Mississippi River is the chief river of the second-largest drainage system on the North American continent, second only to the Hudson Bay drainage system.  The stream is entirely within the United States (although its drainage basin reaches into Canada), its source is in northern Minnesota and it flows generally south for 2,320 miles (3,730 …

Spring

Photo: La Primavera What we know about Spring: Spring is one of the four conventional temperate seasons, spring follows winter and preceding summer. When it is spring in the Northern Hemisphere, it will be autumn in the Southern Hemisphere and vice versa. At the spring equinox, days are approximately 12 hours long with day length …

Hoodoo

Photo A hoodoo (also called a tent rock, fairy chimney or earth pyramid) is a tall, thin spire of rock that protrudes from the bottom of an arid drainage basin or badland. – Wikipedia Bryce Canyon National Park protects the largest collection of hoodoos in the world. Wiki Hoodoo – Wikipedia Photos Planeta.com Bryce Canyon …

Nature

Photo: Alaska NPS Nature = the phenomena of the physical world collectively, including plants, animals, the landscape, and other features and products of the earth, as opposed to humans or human creations. Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/nature Planeta.com Natural World

Trees

Photo Tree = Woody perennial plant, typically having a single stem or trunk growing to a considerable height and bearing lateral branches at some distance from the ground. Wiki trees notable trees around the world arbor day Embedded Tweets Así las cosas por Oaxaca 😍 pic.twitter.com/IRijWdNneZ — Begoña (@mbdonnay) March 5, 2018 Planeta.com Tree Blindness …

Lake Powell

Nature Buzzwords Lake Powell is a reservoir on the Colorado River, straddling the border between Utah and Arizona (most of it, along with Rainbow Bridge, is in Utah). It is a major vacation spot that around two million people visit every year. It is the second largest man-made reservoir by maximum water capacity in the …