What does the eagle symbolize for America?

Answer The bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) was declared the national bird of the United States, in part, because of its long lifespan (up to 28 years in the wild), its ability to soar to great heig... Read More »

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What does the American bald eagle symbolize?

The bald eagle is the national bird of the United States and appears on the silver dollar, the half-dollar and the quarter. Since 1782, the bald eagle has officially symbolized the freedom, streng... Read More »

What Is the Difference Between a Bald Eagle & a Golden Eagle?

Ornithologists categorize bald eagles and golden eagles as very large raptors with hooked beaks, long and broad wingspans, and long broad tails. Nations have chosen each bird as their national symb... Read More »

Mexican Eagle Vs. American Eagle?

The only eagle that flies the North American skies is the American bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus). The "Mexican eagle" isn't actually an eagle at all. It's real name is the crested caracara ... Read More »

What do toe rings symbolize?

Though many people wear toe rings just like any other jewelry ornament on their bodies, in India the toe ring has traditionally been a symbol of marriage. In India, the name of the toe ring is "bic... Read More »