The first #EarthDay was in 1970. What’s changed since? Our population has doubled. We’re emitting 2.4 times more CO2. Sea levels have risen 4 inches. But the world has also changed for the better. See how our actions since 1970 have added up. #AMNHEarthDay
American Museum of Natural History: This Throwback Thursday, we want to feature one of the Museum’s most popular videos: On Earth Day 2017, we highlighted what’s changed since the first Earth Day in 1970. Our population has doubled, temperatures have risen, and wild animal populations have shrunk. But the world has also changed for the better—key pollutants have decreased and ozone-depleting CFCs were banned! Check out the video for more facts. And remember: together, we decide what the future of our planet looks like.
A female crab hacker barnacle (Sacculina carcini) starts out life as a “microscopic slug” before attaching to a host crab. Eventually, it finds its way to the crab’s mid-gut. Once settled in, this par..
On this day in 1906, at 5:12 am local time, the Earth ruptured beneath the Pacific Ocean just off of San Francisco’s shores. What happened? A stretch of the San Andreas Fault almost 500 kilometers (30..
“We’re in many ways an art organization, but part of the Park’s DNA also includes community building and urban planning,” said the park’s director of exhibitions Jess Wilcox. “Folly/Function allows us..
Earth Day: 1970 - 2018: Garbage, coral loss, and rising sea levels—research shows our planet’s oceans are in serious trouble. But the world is taking action: see what’s changed from the first Earth Da..
'RRRolling Stones' by HANNAH is the winning proposal of our 2018 Folly/Function design-build competition in partnership with the Architectural League of New York! Learn more about this clever system o..
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Photo 2018-06-07 15:58
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
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