Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day!I found this interesting article over at the Associated Content website about the origins of Earth Day:

"While Earth Day is the most celebrated "Environmental" Holiday, most people do not know its origins. Many people think it is just about recycling or planting trees, but there is more to Earth Day, as it was established as a way to bring social awareness about the status of the Earth's environment to all people, and allow participants to band together to bring change and shed light on environmentally-destructive practices. Here is a guide designed to provide insight about this little-known celebration and find out how it has become one of the most celebrated holidays united over a billion people all on the same day. [To read more...]"
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