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Earth Day

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Bailey Hart

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Transcript of Earth Day

Founder Gaylord Nelson
Founded Earth day in 1970
Senator from Wisconsin
Student anti-war movement

1969 oil spill
Presidential Medal of Freedom First Earth Day Held on April 22
Denis Hayes
20 million Americans
Coast-to-coast rallies
Protesting against the deterioration of the environment
Achieved a rare political alignment
United States Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Acts 1990 Earth Day Global
200 million people
141 countries
1992 United Nations Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro America in 1970 Hippies
Vietnam War
Peace movements
Last Beatles album
Mood rings
Lava lamps
Rubik's cubes America in 1990 Earth Day 2012 America 2012 Earth Day Network How You Can Help Work Cited The Simpsons
Windows 3.0
First web page is written
Gas cost $1.34
T-Rex Sue is recovered More than 1 billion people
42nd anniversary
192 countries participated Hurricane Sandy
Most gold medals at the Olympics
Spotify's most popular song is "Somebody That I Used To Know"
YouTube video gets 1 billion hits Earth Day Network Recycle your electronics
Plant trees
Use solar panels
Change to more efficient light bulbs
Collect trash
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Green jobs and investments
Stop air and water pollution
Core Programs
Greening schools
Promoting environmental education
Accelerating the Global Green economy
A Billion Acts of Green
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