Earth Day is celebrated worldwide on 22 April with the aim of celebrating and protecting our Planet’s beauty and preciousness. Here’s how it all started.
Eight stunning videos to celebrate Earth Day
What better way to celebrate the Earth Day than showing the extraordinary variety of landscapes and creatures of the Planet?
Lush, ancestral forests home to extraordinary biodiversity, inaccesible and inhospitable peaks, snowfields and oceans of sand. Our Planet offers us a huge variety of landscapes and environments, each with its own stunning beauty.
Here’s a selection of landscapes – one video for each continent (plus one showing the Earth from space) – that demonstrate the poetry of a wood or the stones in a brook. How can you not love a Planet like this?
Arizona and Utah, United States
Monte Teide, Canary Islands, Spain
Drakensberg, South Africa
Himalaya, Nepal and Tibet
Patagonia, Argentina and Chile
Earth from space
From the International Space Station
BP agreed to pay the largest fine in US history as compensation for the worst environmental damage ever: the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Il Paese africano ha bruciato oltre una tonnellata di zanne e corni confiscati per esprimere la tolleranza zero per il bracconaggio.
Grazie ad un progetto della Ong African Parks sette leoni sono stati reintrodotti nel Parco nazionale dell’Akagera, in Ruanda.
The world’s richest man, Bill Gates, gives his advice on how to make money over the next years: invest in renewables. And he’s doing just that.
A causa del riscaldamento globale molti rettili il cui sesso è determinato dalla temperatura cui sono sottoposte le uova rischiano di estinguersi.
Una nuova ricerca ha dimostrato che il contatto con la natura inibisce la formazione di pensieri negativi che possono sfociare in gravi patologie come la depressione.
People are increasingly committing themselves to protect one of the Planet’s most important pollinators: bees. And in Norway they are creating a green corridor exactly for them.
Brazil and the United States have reached an agreement to tell the world that climate change is one of the crucial challenges of the century. And it has to be faced by joining hands.