December is Prevent Blindness: Safe Toys and Gifts Month.
Founded in 1908, Prevent Blindness America is the nation's leading volunteer eye health and safety organization dedicated to fighting blindness and saving sight.
Focused on promoting a continuum of vision care, Prevent Blindness America touches the lives of millions of people each year.
LifeScience Moment: President Nixon signed National Environmental Policy Act into law."
On January 1, 1970, President Richard Nixon signed the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) into law and launched the environmental decade of the 1970's.
The bill, sponsored by Senator Henry M. "Scoop" Jackson from Washington State, formed the Council on Environmental Quality to advise the President on the
environment and review federal agencies' Environmental Impact Statements, required for projects that would affect the environment.
It's a Small World
"Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind."