Wave This

Planet Earth Has a Flag




robert_s/Shutterstock.com

A new project by Oskar Pernefeldt, a graduate student at Beckmans College of Design, in Stockholm, Sweden, has designed a new flag for the entire planet to be used worldwide in a move toward unity. Its minimalist design shows seven rings intertwined on a deep, sea-blue background, forming a flower in the middle. Simple and contemporary, the flag evokes the Earth’s natural beauty.

“The blue field represents water, which is essential for life,” writes Pernefeldt. “The flower’s outer rings form a circle which could be seen as a symbol of Earth as a planet, and the blue surface could represent the universe.” The flag has yet to be adopted by any official government agencies.


This article appears in the March 2019 issue of Natural Awakenings.

&nsbp

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags

More from Natural Awakenings

Poles Apart

With the recent years of record-breaking temperatures, both the North Pole and South Pole are melting at alarming levels, say scientists.

Add your comment:
Edit ModuleShow Tags

See More »This Month

Eben Alexander Presents Map of Heaven at Infinity

Infinity Foundation hosts Eben Alexander, New York Times bestselling author of Proof of Heaven and The Map of Heaven; and Karen Newell, co-founder of Sacred Acoustics, for a daylong program, Map of Heaven: Accessing Infinite Awareness, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., November 14, on the National Louis University Skokie campus.

We Only Have One Set of Eyes—Protect Them

When enjoying the sun, take these simple precautions to help protect eyes from damage.

How to Stay Peaceful During Stress

Oksana Gritsenko, a mind transformation coach and owner of Solful Gifts, in Wheeling, specializes in helping people to shift from their current state of stress, chaos and pain into the reality they desire

Sound Therapy

Sound therapy is an ancient and noninvasive form of healing that contemporary health practitioners and researchers are finding highly effective.

5 Ways to Create Unlimited Profits with a Holistic Business

To be both a successful business owner and a healer in spiritual growth and holistic practices, three actions are essential: Show Up. Be You. Make Money.

Love Juice