Water way to go: Climate change and drought in Southern Africa

Drought, CC0

It cannot be denied that an unprecedented heating of our world is currently under way – climate experts are at this point already quite sure that this year is destined to be the hottest on record thus far, surpassing the records set by the previous two years.

Remember the planet you are living on – Celebrate Earth Day 2016

Silver lining - Earth Day 2016

 

Today is the Earth Day 2016, a time to stop and think about the planet we live on - and how to save it – and, most importantly, act on it. 

Over one billion people across the world mark the event every year by showing their support for environmental protection. Earth Day, first celebrated nearly fifty years ago has become emblematic of the modern environmental movement.