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10 Ways to Prove You Love the Earth on Earth Day

Shutterstock<p><i>This post originally ran on Juan Cole’s website.</i><p>I was a junior in high school on April 22, 1970, on the first Earth Day, called for by …

Climate Change

Earth Day: 50 mind-blowing images of our world from outer space

The beauty of Earth is indisputable - from the mighty mountains, to the rippling rivers, to the panoramic plains - everywhere one looks, our planet's …

Baby Mosasaurs Were Born Out at Sea

If you want to find sea monsters, there’s hardly a better place to look than western Kansas. Not that you’re going to see any live ones slithering around. They’ve been dead for more than 66 million years. In rocks deposited by a warm, shallow sea that once washed over the middle of North America, …

Dinosaurs

The first Earth Day - Apr 22, 1970

Earth Day, an event to increase public awareness of the world’s environmental problems, is celebrated in the United States for the first time. …

State of the planet: 7 eye-opening facts for Earth Day

Earth recently hit several remarkable records — but not in a good way.<p>The amount of carbon dioxide gas, a global warming pollutant, has risen to the …