Earth Day is Not about Saving the Planet

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Photo by Mohamed Nohassi on Unsplash

We’ve all heard the pleas to protect and save Mother Earth from the devastation of climate change, especially as attributed to human over-consumption and neglect. The planet does not need saving. It will continue to exist for probably billions of years after the disappearance of the human species.

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Marcia Gage

Marcia Gage

I love that freelance writing provides me the opportunity to learn, teach, and share experiences about travel, wine, health, relationships, and more.