The first Earth Day was April 22, 1970, Over 20 million people participated that year. Today, more than 500 million people and several national governments in 175 countries celebrate this focus on the environment. Numerous communities host "Earth Week" events, an entire week of activities focused on environmental issues.
I shot this photo a few minutes ago. it seemed to speak to me. This shot demonstrating the power of the sun and the recipient of that power soaking it seamed to speak to me.