April 21, 2022

Earth Day 1970 – Now

The first Earth Day was in 1970. What prompted this day of dedication to the Earth? How far have we come? What can we do now? We spoke with our Climate Correspondent to hear about Earth Day throughout the years.

Public Domain image of NASA Earthrise taken from Apollo 8 on 24 December 1968,

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