International Day of Happiness

March 20 is the International Day of Happiness. The United Nations is calling on people to recognize the importance of being joyful. We've got what you need to celebrate! Check out pictures of happy animals, earn a happy badge on My Shot, and learn some simple things you can do to make the planet a happier place for everyone!

Moment of pure joy!

These adorable photos of happy animals are sure to make you smile.

Earn a My Shot badge!

Upload pics and tag them happy.

My Shot Happy Challenge Gallery

See some of the pics that have been uploaded so far!

Moment of Joy

See happy animals!

Moment Of

Whee! Leaping Mobula Rays - Ep. 4

Check out an acrobatic fish called a mobula ray that likes to leap out of the sea in Baja, California. This episode of "Moment of…" will make you go, “Whee!”


(AD) Time to Smile!

Learn more about this heartwarming book.

Things You Can Do to Make the Planet a Happier Place

Give the Car a Break

Encourage your parents to take public transportation or even ride bikes when going for short trips. 


Flip the Switch

Get in the habit of turning off the lights when you leave a room. You'll save energy and you'll increase the life of your light bulbs. Bonus points for also turning off your computer when you're done using it for the day!


Turn off the Tap

No need to run the water when you're brushing your teeth. Just wet your toothbrush and fill a cup to use when you rinse.