Today is Earth Day, and you’ll probably see a lot of blog posts telling you how to save our planet, how we’re doomed, how to lower your carbon footprint, how this, how that.
So instead of adding to all that, I’ll simply link you to the Planet Earth site, where James Drake — who created the phenomenal "What’s it feel like to fly over planet Earth" video — has put up amazingly high-res and lovely pictures of our home world, taken by the Russian weather satellite Electro-L.
tags: Earth Overshoot Day, environment, education [larger view] Today is Earth Overshoot Day. This is the day when humanity will have placed more demand on the planet's resources -- from filtering CO2 to producing food, fiber and ti... Read Post
There's no better time than Earth Day to think about your personal carbon footprint and what impact your day-to-day activities have on the environment. There are several great carbon calculators online and many offer suggestions on ... Read Post