This year is Earth Day’s 45th anniversary. Yay! Here are a few offerings for the occasion:
• Wonder when it all started? Read the history.
• Want to get involved? Check out the Earth Day Network.
• Feeling inspired? Send your photos to NASA.
• Looking for eco-friendly musicians? Here’s a list.
• Earth Day latin-flavored playlist? Yup, got that too.
• Earth Day Quotes? Of course.
• How about an amazing short film about climate change by a sand art artist?
This is a very special day. Whatever you chose to do, make sure to celebrate in style and include as much art as possible.
Chantal Bilodeau is a playwright and translator whose work focuses on the intersection of science, policy, art, and climate change. She is the Artistic Director of The Arctic Cycle – an organization created to support the writing, development and production of eight plays that look at the social and environmental changes taking place in the eight countries of the Arctic – and the founder of the blog and international network Artists & Climate Change. She is a co-organizer of Climate Change Theatre Action, a worldwide series of readings and performances of short climate change plays presented in support of the United Nations COP meetings.