Jennifer Saunders (actress) was born on this day in 1958. Kasey Rogers (actress) died on this day in 2006.
Coneflowers, also known as Echinacea, are tough little native flowers that draw butterflies, bees, and birds to the garden! Here’s how to grow this American native—and important tips on plant care, from deadheading to cutting back in June.
What are Perihelion and Aphelion?
The Earth is closest to the Sun—or, at the perihelion—about 2 weeks after the December Solstice when it is winter in the Northern Hemisphere. Conversely, we’re farthest from the Sun—at its aphelion—about 2 weeks after the June Solstice when the Northern Hemisphere is enjoying warm summer months. What are perihelion and aphelion? Find out—and understand how our planet Earth orbits its star!
Summer Picnic Food Ideas & Recipes
Pack a picnic! These 10 picnic recipes will keep well and are easy to transport. From sesame chicken wings to potato salad to strawberry hand pies, bring this delicious food to your outdoor patio or a picnic in the park—or, pack in a cooler for a long drive!