Captain Planet Characters, Ranked: Gaia was voiced by Whoopi Goldberg (!) and Margot Kidder (!!) during the series. Gaia was actually very cool because she was purposefully designed to be an amalgamation of all races on Earth. Gaia’s home of Hope Island (located in the Bahamas, where all secret islands seem to be located. See Paradise Island) was screaming to be made into a playset – and almost was!
A “Maya” girl sits on an altar during “La Maya” tradition in the streets on May 2, 2015 in Colmenar Viejo, near Madrid, Spain. “La Maya” festivity is a pagan tradition to celebrate the beginning of the spring which is believed to come from the medieval age. La Maya combines symbols of fertility and prosperity on agriculture and shepherding economy. A girl “La Maya” dressed with traditional customs sits still and serious on an altar in the street decorated with flowers and plants while the rest o
An opposition activist gestures during a march against President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas. Security forces in riot vans blocked off central Caracas Monday as Venezuela braced for pro- and anti-government May Day protests one month after a wave of deadly political unrest erupted. (Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP)
May punch is a beverage mixed according to people's old family recipes. A main ingredient, along with wine, is sweet woodruff. Fruit also takes a prominent role. Invented by a Benedictine monk in the year 854 as a "medicinal drink" to strengthen heart and liver, people nowadays enjoy drinking it on a balmy spring evening in a beer garden. (Photo: Fotolia)