Earth Day

  • NASA unveils Earth Day 'global selfie' mosaic of 36,000 pictures May 23, 2014

    New York: NASA unveiled its "global selfie" on Thursday, a mosaic of more than 36,000 pictures uploaded to social media showing people and places around the world in commemoration of Earth Day, the US space agency said. NASA asked people on April 22, Earth Day, to upload pictures tagged with #GlobalSelfie...
  • Rufous Hummingbird featured in Google's 2014 Earth Day doodle April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Celebrating Earth Day 2014, Google has put up a first-of-its-kind 6-in-1 doodle that features six representatives from the animal kingdom, and Rufous Hummingbird is one of them. On this occasion, we help you know more about this small hummingbird. Rufous Hummingbird is about 3-inches in size with a long,...
  • On Earth Day, Apple announces free recycling of all used products April 22, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centres with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services. The iPhone and iPad maker is detailing its efforts to cultivate a greener...
  • Rufous Hummingbird, veiled chameleon, dung beetle, Japanese macaque, moon jellyfish, puffer fish in 6-in-1 Earth Day Google doodle April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: To commemorate Earth Day 2014 Google has posted a 6-in-1 animated doodle on its home page with six representatives from the animal kingdom - Rufous Hummingbird, veiled chameleon, dung beetle, Japanese macaque, moon jellyfish and puffer fish. Google has been celebrating Earth Day through its popular doodles for the...
  • Earth Day 2013: Google doodles the change of seasons April 22, 2013

    New Delhi: It is noon on a bright spring day on the Google Earth Day 2013 doodle. Clicking on the play button on the blazing sun sets the day and the doodle in motion. The sun moves westwards to set and the moon rises in the sky and the cycle...
  • Google doodle celebrates Earth Day 2012 April 22, 2012

    New Delhi: To mark the 42nd anniversary of Earth Day, Google has posted a flower-themed Google Doodle on its home page. As you open the Google homepage, you will be greeted with a colourful doodle that features an animated image of blooming flowers in purple, red and yellow colours that...
  • Interactive Google doodle marks Earth Day April 22, 2011

    New Delhi: Ticklish pandas, frolicking penguins, a growling lion, a cascading waterfall, waterfall climbing fish, a fish devouring bear, birds, butterflies, a koala and a jumping frog get together on an animated and interactive Google logo to celebrate the 41st Earth Day. The first Earth Day was celebrated on April...
  • Once again, politics hurts Bachchan March 28, 2010

    Mumbai: An upset Amitabh Bachchan is wondering why his actor son Abhishek Bachchan, who was appointed the World Wildlife Foundation (WWF) ambassador for Earth Day, was dropped from the function in New Delhi at the last minute. "Am I hallucinating, or is there a pattern in all this?", he...
  • Shree Cement books 1,000 Nanos on Earth Day April 22, 2009

    New Delhi: Kolkata-based Shree Cement on Wednesday said it has booked 1,000 Nanos as part of its eco-drive programme and environment awareness promotion. "To mark Earth Day we have booked 1,000 Nanos, which are all air conditioned, BSIII versions, of which 200 are in top variants and...
  • Earth Day Spl: Mumbai CJ recycles water April 22, 2008

    This Earth Day the message is conservation. CNN-IBN Citizen Jouralist Anjani Mehta from Mumbai has come up with a simple method to recycle water and the best thing is that it is completely natural. Take a look. ...
  • Listen: Karma 6 spread 'Save Earth' message April 22, 2008

    Inspiring you to do your bit for the environment is a brand new song by Karma 6, with music by Sandeep Chowta. It's an initiative by National Geographic Channel. ...
  • Gurgaon CJs SURGE ahead to save water April 22, 2008

    With disturbing reports that Gurgaon will lose all its ground water in a few years, Society for Urban Regeneration of Gurgaon (SURGE) has been actively encouraging and setting up rain water harvesting in various societies and areas around Gurgaon. CJ Darshan Singh reports. ...
  • Here's how we impact our environment April 18, 2008

    Let's now spare a thought to how we impact our environment as we lead our lives? With Earth Day round the corner, here is a National Geographic special on how we affect the planet we live in. ...
  • The fight is on to save the planet in peril April 17, 2008

    With various ecological and environmental problems posing severe threat to earth's existence, efforts are now on all over the world to save the planet. With World Earth Day coming up, here is a CNN-IBN National Geographic Special on the various green initiatives taken worldwide. ...
  • Deforestation cause of global warming: Experts April 16, 2008

    Experts say that the next few years will impact the next thousand years. ...
  • Is the world working towards saving the planet? April 16, 2008

    World Earth Day is on 22 April - so its time once again to take stock of how serious countries are to save the planet. ...