Earth Hour 2011

29.03.2011 in14:19 in Miscellaneous -->


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Earth Hour 2011

People, governments, companies, and organizations observed Earth Hour 2011 as 134 countries switched off lights worldwide Saturday, March 26, at 8:30 p.m. The movement to raise awareness about energy consumption took on added relevance with a Japanese nuclear power station crippled after the earthquake and resulting tsunami there. Gathered here are a series of before-and-after photographs from this year – which (starting with the second one below) will fade between “on” and “off” when clicked. [See also: last year] This effect requires javascript to be enabled. — Lane Turner (15 photos total)