NASA tweeted this morning and said that “Good morning Europe and Africa! Celebrate Earth Day today by sharing with NASA a photo of the gorgeous planet we call home. Show us how you #PictureEarth around you.”
I replied sharing the photo below: a misty lake in the Belgrade Forest, İstanbul, Turkey.
You can also hear it! Watch the video below:
First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day is an annual event celebrated every year on April 22. Worldwide, various events are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection.
Earth Day now includes events in more than 193 countries, which are coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network.
Earth Day Network works year-round to solve climate change, end plastic pollution, protect endangered species, and broaden, educate, and activate the environmental movement across the globe.
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