And yesterday’s March For Science was no different. Part Earth Day celebration, part protest of the Trump administration’s proposed rollbacks of environmental protections, tens of thousands of climate-conscious demonstrators flooded the streets of over 600 cities worldwide in support of the study of science and scientific inquiry, particularly as it pertains to climate change.
Here are our five favorite celebs who shouted out Mother Earth at the March For Science:
A March For Science without “The Science Guy”? Impossible! Everyone’s favorite science teacher threw shade at lawmakers who disregard the significance of science at the march’s flagship rally on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
He’s an advocate for the arts — and for science! The Hamilton scribe penned an adorable greeting to scientists yesterday with a little help from his doggie and son.
Questlove makes EVERYTHING look cool. Even being a “science dweeb.”
While Earth is over 4 billion years old, we human beings have only been celebrating Earth Day since 1970. Inspired by anti-war protests of the 1960s, United States Sen. Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin created Earth Day to raise awareness about air and water pollution, and spark a global movement toward greener practices. April 22th, the official Earth Day holiday, marks the inaugural March For Science.