Earth Day turns 35 in 2005. Are we living up to the founder's dreams? Find out what you can do to help out. NOW keeps its eye on the state of the earth, whether covering the political debate over global warming, pesticides and suburbs in America, the U.N. World Summit on Sustainable Development or documenting local teens' efforts to clean up the waterways of inner city DC. NOW has talked with David Suzuki on the impact of humanity and with Ken Cook on the pollution in people. NOW's David Brancaccio recently talked with Nobel Peace Prize Winner Wangari Maathai about building community and fostering peace by protecting the environment.
YOU & THE ENVIRONMENT: Use NOW's action ideas to protect your environment from chemical hazards and learn how to get started volunteering. Tips for combatting global warming and saving water for individuals.