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Earth Hour is being observed from 8:30 to 9:30 pm; this Saturday March 23

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1Millions of people will be turning their lights off at 8:30 pm on Saturday. They will be observing Earth Hour, a worldwide event organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in which households and businesses to turn off their non-essential lights for one hour to raise awareness about the need to take action on climate change.The first Earth Hour was held in Sydney, Australia, during 2007. The event has since spread to every continent on the earth.  More than 800 cities will be taking part the WWF Earth Hour City Challenge this year and, for the first time, a Global capital has been chosen. Continue reading Earth Hour is being observed from 8:30 to 9:30 pm; this Saturday March 23