Twitter chirps with environmental conversations on 50th Earth Day
By: Joe Sebastian
This year has brought many firsts and new experiences and this year’s Earth Day, April 22, is certainly among them. While people cannot get outside and participate in the outdoor and collective experiences in person, they are celebrating the Earth on Twitter.The conversation on Twitter has spiked 285 per cent around the discussion of ‘action’ and ‘innovation’ in sustainability and there have been more than one million tweets tying this period of Covid-19 to its’ impact on the environment. There have been at least 20 million tweets about the environment since the last Earth Day.