Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day!
Posted on 04/22/2020
This is the image for the news article titled Happy Earth Day!Today marks the 50th Earth Day celebration! The first Earth Day was celebrated on April 22, 1970, and was the beginning of a new era of environmental regulations and protections aimed at restoring and protecting the environment.

Today, in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the decrease in travel and traffic has created rare opportunites for skies to clear and wild animals to take to the streets, literally. Check out how Covid-19 is impacting the air & water quality as well as wildlife activity in this article from Business Insider:
"Photos Show Nature is Reclaiming Urban Areas Amid Coronavirus 2020"

Also watch a video on the history of Earth Day from Astrophysicist Neil de Grasse Tyson.