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

The United Nations this evening dimmed the lights at its iconic Headquarters complex in New York and other facilities around the world in observance of the tenth annual 'Earth Hour,' global event to put the spotlight on the issues facing the planet and ...and more »

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

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 »

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: 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 »

What is Earth Hour and why do the lights go out? Everything you need to know -

On Saturday evening, skylines across the world will go dark as millions of people turn off their lights. But why the blackout and what's it all about? What is it? Every year thousands of landmarks across the globe switch off their lights in the world's ...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 Video. WATCH | Lights Out! 10 years of Earth Hour. most viewed. Watch: Man accuses newly ...and more »

Earth Hour 2017: What To Expect And How To Get Involved - Tech Times

In what is perhaps the biggest annual global campaign to fight climate change, Earth Hour will once again switch off the lights for an hour this week. Marking its 11th edition, Earth Hour will take place on March 25 at 8:30 p.m. local time. What ...and more »

This year, America should turn out the lights in solidarity with Earth Hour, the climate and reality. - Treehugger

The first Earth Hour was ten years ago, celebrated in Sydney, Australia; it was a lovely idea, a sort of rolling global Kumbaya moment where we lit candles and made using less electricity fun. trump tweet 1 Twitter/via. It took off around the world in ...and more »

Earth Hour 2017: A day in the life of Elisabeth Kruger, a climate warrior - Metro

By WWF, WWF protects endangered wildlife and environments, tackles climate change and promotes sustainable use of resources. It is working with Metro to produce content. Thursday 23 Mar 2017 8:40 am. Share this article with Facebook Share this article ...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 »