TODAY   |  March 31, 2014

Landmarks went dark for ‘Earth Hour’

Iconic landmarks went dark on Saturday for an hour in honor of “Earth Hour” to make us rethink how we use electricity.

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>> yeah.

>>> anyone notice things were a little dark over the weekend? saturday was earth hour. that is a global movement to raise awareness about climate change. iconic landmarks and cities around the world said lights out for a full hour. from the parthenon in greece to new york's time square . the astounding photos are all over the web this morning. the movement began in 2007 to make us do a little rethinking about how we use electricity, not to be confused with earth day , which we will celebrate on april 22nd .

>> hmm.

>> oh, good, earth day hasn't been downgraded to earth hour.