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Earth Hour 2017: UN joins iconic landmarks 'going dark' to support protecting the planet - UN News Centre

Lights dimmed at UN Headquarters, in New York, to observe Earth Hour in 2017. UN Photo/Evan Schneider ?Share. Print. 25 March 2017 – The United Nations this evening dimmed the lights at its iconic Headquarters complex in New York and other facilities ...and more »

Earth Hour is bad for the poor: Bjorn Lomborg - USA TODAY

At 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, in the U.S. and around the world, around one billion people are expected to switch off their lights for one hour as a political statement against climate change and fossil fuels, and in support of carbon cuts and renewable ...and more »

Earth Hour 2017 takes place this weekend. Here's how to get involved - Wired.co.uk

Our climate is changing at such an accelerated pace, we're struggling to keep up. Global temperatures are increasing at an alarming rate, and 1 in 6 species of wildlife are now at risk of extinction due to habitat destruction. Now in its tenth year ...and more »

Cities and monuments switch off for Earth Hour - Phys.Org

The Empire State Building and United Nations headquarters in New York joined other iconic buildings and monuments around the world plunging into darkness for sixty minutes on Saturday to mark Earth Hour and draw attention to climate change. The Eiffel ...and more »

What is Earth Hour? The date and time for Earth Hour 2017 in the UK - WalesOnline

Famous landmarks will be turning off their lights for Earth Hour this weekend. The annual, global celebration of the planet marks its 10th year in 2017. WWF's annual event sees people and organisations worldwide switch off their lights for one hour to ...and more »

Earth Hour 2017: 'There's never been a more critical moment in the fight' - USA TODAY

Many parts of the world will go dark for an hour Saturday night in more than 170 countries and territories in a show of support for protecting the planet. Millions of people will participate as homes, cities, hotels, universities and businesses turn ...and more »

This is how Austria's Belvedere palace is usually lit up - Daily News & Analysis

Belvedere palace and its reflection in a pond before the lights were switched off for Earth Hour in Vienna, Austria. Image courtesy: Reuters. more. 41 0 · Belvedere Palace · Austria · Vienna · Earth Hour · World Wildlife Fund · Belvedere Palace ...and more »

WATCH | Earth Hour 2017: Cities around the world plunge into darkness to bring light to climate change - Daily News & Analysis

The lights were switched off around the world at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday evening, to mark the 10th annual Earth Hour, and to draw attention to climate change. Next story. WATCH | Lights Out! 10 years of Earth Hour. most viewed. Mumbai: Breastfeeding mom ...and more »

Earth Hour 2017: World's Most Iconic Landmarks Go Dark For Annual Event - The Inquisitr

When you look out the window this evening and see a darkened skyline, don't panic. The blackout will be intentional and for a cause dear to many hearts. From the Empire State Building to the Golden Gate Bridge, to the Sydney Opera House, the world's ...and more »

Earth Hour 2017: Is Turning Off Your Lights For An Hour Really Helping The Environment? - Tech Times

On March 25, Saturday, from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m local time, Earth Hour will be observed in 7,000 cities spread in more than 170 countries. The occasion will be marked by the city skylines in most countries going dark. At the anointed hour, lights ...and more »