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Earth Day celebrates 25 years in Edmonton Special

Edmonton - Earth Day 2015 was celebrated in Edmonton, Canada on Sunday, April 26 with a low-key but meaningful event in the downtown area.

Big Apple seeks to clean up its act for Earth Day 2015

For anyone who has ever been to our nation’s largest city, New York City, it’s evident that despite the landmarks and award-winning restaurants, the city could use a little cleaning up.

Op-Ed: Every weekend like Earth Day in Lençóis, Bahia, Brazil Special

While visiting a true Brazilian hidden gem, Chapada Diamantina in the state of Bahia, I encountered a group of local women doing early morning laundry when using water running down from the rocks.

Earth Day celebrates the environment in Edmonton Special

Edmonton - This year, Earth Day in Edmonton was not limited to just one day. For the first time Earth Week was celebrated in the city.

Anti-immigration group tries to sway environmentalists

Santa Barbara - Talk about strange bedfellows. The Californians For Population Stabilization (CAPS), a lobby group against immigration, plans to run ads during Earth Day, hoping to sway environmentalists to their cause.

Fairfax, Va. celebrates a cleaner environment at SpringFest 2013 Special

Lorton - On Saturday, Fairfax County held its SpringFest 2013. The annual event celebrates Earth Day, Arbor Day, and a cleaner environment.

Light bulb that lasts 20 years goes on sale to mark Earth Day

A prize-winning LED light bulb that lasts 20 years went on sale on Sunday, to mark Earth Day. Philips, which developed the bulb, expects the $50 price tag for one bulb to drop to a more affordable $25.

Chipotle gives away free food for Earth Day 2012

Chipotle has announced they have a special deal in mind to commemorate Earth Day 2012. Promoting environmental awareness, the Mexican food chain plans to give out free burritos, salads or tacos to customers who show themselves to be eco-friendly.

100,000 Endangered Species condoms to be given away for Earth Day

Tucson - Conservation group the Center for Biological Diversity, is getting creative for Earth Day on April 22. They're highlighting human overpopulation and global animal extinction by giving away free endangered species condoms, 100,000 of them.

Japan earthquake shortened day on Earth, tilted axis by 25cm

Tokyo - Scientists have learned that last week's devastating 9.0-magnitude earthquake, which caused nearly $200 billion in damage in Japan, actually shortened the Earth's day by a fraction and it shifted the planet's axis by 25 centimetres.

Live Green, Die Green - The Eco-friendly funeral Special

Considering an eco-afterlife? A "Green Burial" will return your remains to the earth naturally and avoids embalming, toxic chemicals, metal caskets and burial vaults. Eco-friendly burial at sea is another option for those dying to go green.

Tucson designers give up green to be green, offer Earth Day deal Special

Tucson - Tim Bowen puts his money where his mouth is. The 31-year-old owner and creative director of Creative Slice makes sure his Tucson web design firm adheres to strict environmental values in all walks of business.

US military jets to test biofuels on Earth Day

Patuxent River - A US Navy fighter plane, the Green Hornet, using a mixture of regular aviation fuel and biofuel will fly on Earth Day, Apr.22, at the US Naval Air Station at Patuxent River, Maryland.

The environmental problems still afflicting North America Special

Toronto - It has been 40 years since the Earth Day became cause célèbre in North America. We have come a long way and still have a long way to go, according to activists.

Green report card evaluates environmental performance of Canada

On Earth Day a Green Report Card has been issued. It is the first broad grading of Canada's ecological performance that looks at the relative strengths of the provinces and territories. 10 different categories were used to determine the greenest province.

Google goes green for Earth Day 2008

Google is celebrating Earth Day 2008 with the launch of a new website to highlight green projects by design professionals who use SketchUp.

Earth Day: Researchers are Finding Green Solutions

As people around the world prepare to celebrate Earth Day on Tuesday, April 22, researchers at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) are doing their part by developing smart, practical, green solutions to better the environment.

Third Annual Earth Keeper Clean Sweep

Earth Day is this weekend, an update.

Earth Day, April 22, 2007

The first earth day was held in 1970, 37 years ago.
 

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Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton. Organizer Michael Kalmanovitch (left) with Councillor Scott McKeen.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton. Organizer Michael Kalmanovitch (left) with Councillor Scott McKeen.
Deceased Body with Toe Tag Identification
Deceased Body with Toe Tag Identification
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Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton. Elder Betty Letendre gives the opening blessing.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton. Elder Betty Letendre gives the opening blessing.
Wicker casket at an eco-friendly funeral.
Wicker casket at an eco-friendly funeral.
Natural Burial Company
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Earth Day celebrations in Edmonton.
Believe it or not back in 1971  youngsters were able to become a member of the  Sugar Bear Ecology C...
Believe it or not back in 1971, youngsters were able to become a member of the "Sugar Bear Ecology Club" courtesy of Super Sugar Crisp Cereal made by General Foods Corp. Ah, the things kids could get in a box of breakfast cereal back then!
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.
Earth Day 2015 in Edmonton.