The Djibouti flag consists of two equal sized horizontal stripes of blue on the top and green on the bottom of the flag. There is a white horizontal isosceles triangle on the left of the Djibouti flag which points to the middle. In the center of the triangle there is a red five-pointed star. The white triangle stands for peace. The blue stripe represents the sea and sky and the green stripe symbolizes earth. The red star stands for unity. The Djibouti flag was adopted on June 27, 1977, the same day the country gained independence from France. The national flag of Djibouti was designed by Mr. Mahamoud Harbi, an independentist leader. The country's national emblem was designed by artist Hassan Robleh.
This week's Byron's Games Hero Highlight features Rachel Barcellona. Rachel was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at age 3 and was told she would not likely graduate highschool or have friends. Her parents entered her into local pageants to build self esteem and social skills at age 5, and now, as a 22-year-old young woman, Rachel is the first autistic contestant in the Miss Florida pageant. She advocates for people with autism and other disabilities and says, “I show people that I can do anything despite my disability. Be yourself no matter what, and don’t let others define who you are.”
In the summer months, this Colombian river turns red. Actually, the river bed is covered by a unique species of plant, and that is what turns red. Another one of those mysterious places on earth underwater. The river is commonly called the “River of Five Colors” or the “Liquid Rainbow”. It has been called the most beautiful water body on Earth.
Where In The WorldWednesday: Caño Cristales (Rainbow River), Colombia In the summer months, this Colombian river turns red. Actually, the river bed is covered by a unique species of plant, and that is what turns red. Another one of those mysterious places on earth underwater. The river is commonly called the “River of Five Colors” or the “Liquid Rainbow”. It has been called the most beautiful water body on Earth.
The flag of Chad consists of three equal vertical stripes. The blue stripe represents the sky, hope, agriculture and the waters in the south of the Chad. The yellow stripe symbolizes the sun and the desert in the north of Chad. The red stripe stands for progress, unity and sacrifice. The flag of Chad is the same as the flag of Romania, but the two flags are not related historically in any way.
The gold stripe on the flag of this county represents the golden sands of the islands' beaches. Aquamarine represents the the Caribbean Sea that surrounds them. The black symbolizes the strength and vigor of this country's people, while the triangle represents the desire and passion of the people to make the most of their natural resources.
Kimbal Musk is a restauranteur, a philanthropist, and a chef that wants to make sure everyone in America has access to real food. He has opened restaurants that serve food at all price points ( The Kitchen, Hedgerow Bistros, andNext Door Eatery) and his companies Square Roots, which builds grow spaces in urban areas and small spaces for metropolitan restaurants and gardeners, andBig Green funds and builds permanent garden spaces in schools with underserved children, teaching them the importance of eating fresh fruits and vegetables and knowing the origin of their food.
The animal figures and geometric shapes etched by the ancient Nasca into Peru’s barren Pampa de San José are one of South America’s great mysteries. Visible only from the air or from a metal viewing tower beside the highway, some of the unexplained shapes are up to 200m in length and each one is executed in a single continuous line.
The flag of Rwanda consists of three horizontal stripes. The top stripe is blue, the middle one yellow and the bottom stripe is green. The yellow and green stripes are of equal width and the blue stripe is double the size of those stripes. In the top right corner of the Rwandan flag there is a yellow sun with 24 rays emanating from it. The blue stripe represents happiness and peace. The yellow symbolizes the country's mineral wealth and economic development and green symbolizes the country's natural resources and prosperity. The sun stands for unity, transparency and enlightenment from ignorance.