19 Apr '12, 6pm

Earth Day

Earth Day

Oh, Denis Hayes and Gaylord Nelson, what hath ye wrought. Though Earth Day was founded with good intentions, the holiday has long since been co-opted by flacks from all trades as another great opportunity to sell shit. And we can’t exactly blame them: What doesn’t go well with Earth? Seriously, it’s the Sriracha of planets. Here at Grist HQ, we’re in the unique position of receiving a press release about every targeted Earth Day campaign in existence. No matter what we say to the collective PR hive mind, come Earth Day they always make sure we’re fielding pitches like a young Joe Garagiolo . And bless ‘em for it, because with the dire state our atmosphere’s in (insert second Sriracha joke here), we sure could use the yuks. We figured you can, too. Here are some of our favorites this year. Cheap Trick headlines Earth Day rally on the National Mall : Can’t say that dad-rock ...

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Have a Good Earth Day

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 22 Apr '12, 11am

By 2050 or so, the human population is expected to reach nine billion, essentially adding two Chinas to the number of peop...

Have a Good Earth Day

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 22 Apr '12, 11am

By 2050 or so, the human population is expected to reach nine billion, essentially adding two Chinas to the number of peop...

Happy Earth Day, Mitt!

Happy Earth Day, Mitt!

grist.org 20 Apr '12, 4am

Mitt Romney, brownwasher in chief. (Photo by Gage Skidmore) Mitt Romney might be the country’s No. 1 brownwasher . While c...

Earth Day is Every Day: #nowreading

Earth Day is Every Day: #nowreading

recyclebank.com 23 Apr '12, 1am

But the good news is, individual action multiplied can also turn it around- the true meaning of revolution. Which is why o...

an #ecofashion update: Happy Earth Day!!

an #ecofashion update: Happy Earth Day!!

magnifeco.com 21 Apr '12, 5pm

April 22 is the day most people around the world set aside to celebrate our planet (and marketers set out to bombard consu...

In search of good "earth" moments @dotearth: Ha...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 22 Apr '12, 11am

By 2050 or so, the human population is expected to reach nine billion, essentially adding two Chinas to the number of peop...

Earth Day 2.0: An environmental patriarch on keeping the dream alive

Earth Day 2.0: An environmental patriarch on ke...

grist.org 18 Apr '12, 2pm

Denis Hayes is about the last person on the planet you’d expect to find walking around a construction site in a hardhat, c...

Dot Earth Blog: Have a Good Earth Day: A boy an...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 22 Apr '12, 11am

By 2050 or so, the human population is expected to reach nine billion, essentially adding two Chinas to the number of peop...

Happy Earth Day! The Winner of the 2012 “Love the Earth, Plant a Roof!” Earth Day Photo Contest is… #greenroofs...

Happy Earth Day! The Winner of the 2012 “Love t...

greenroofs.com 22 Apr '12, 9pm

“Toronto City Hall is an extremely important historical building in the city, and is also the city symbol. This is the fir...

Hi everyone, today is Earth Day. Remember my Earth Hour Challenge? For every 50 signatures I collected, a tree...

Hi everyone, today is Earth Day. Remember my Ea...

tungism.wordpress.com 22 Apr '12, 5am

在过去两个星期,工作就像旋风一样狂刮。抱歉,到了今天才更新博客。 义安城的“地球一小时”活动圆满落幕。在同事的协助下,我当天收集到大约100份签名。按照承诺,我将种两棵树。 国家公园局的植树计划要求种树者为种下的每棵树捐赠200元。 回到办公室...

Are you excited for #EarthDay? Read all our Earth Day coverage here: and follow @EarthDayNetwork for official tweets.

Are you excited for #EarthDay? Read all our Ear...

treehugger.com 18 Apr '12, 3pm

The first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, activated 20 million Americans from all walks of life and is widely credited with l...

Earth Day is April 22. Commit to protect the environment, find local events, and more at

Earth Day is April 22. Commit to protect the en...

epa.gov 19 Apr '12, 3pm

Earth Day is April 22 Make every day Earth Day. Commit to protect the environment Take action Learn - teach - share Earth ...

My Earth Day wish: A better human brain

grist.org 20 Apr '12, 4pm

For Earth Day, Treehugger asked several green types what one wish they had that might make the world a better place. The a...

Earth Day Fail: The worst pitches of 2012: Aside from the well-intentioned efforts of a few notable companies, E...

Earth Day Fail: The worst pitches of 2012: Asid...

greenbiz.com 20 Apr '12, 11am

Another year, another Earth Day. Like a plague of cicadas (only more frequent and more devastating) this time of year brin...

Earth Day to do list #earthday #green #nature

Earth Day to do list #earthday #green #nature

news.mongabay.com 22 Apr '12, 3pm

(04/22/2012) One of the things that makes my job enjoyable despite the hours are the opportunities for getting out in the ...