Earth Day
Celebrate Earth
Earth Day is an annual celebration, that, instead of blowing up balloons and eating cake, aims to make the world in which we live a better, more sustainable place. This global event is now commemorated in more than 192 countries each year. Google Play joins the party with this collection of Apps, Music, Books, Movie, TV and Magazines that teaches and inspires us on how to go green, whether it’s conserving energy, being awed by natural wonders, composting in the big city, or listening to music that creates an ambient landscape. A reminder that downloading digital content leaves a zero carbon footprint, so feel free to indulge as we salute the planet. Looking for more Earth Day inspiration? Meet Nature's Engineers. The original environmental experts:
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Celebrate Earth Earth Day

APP: The Four Seasons

A fun way for kids to celebrate Earth Day and learn about the environment.

BOOK: Green Metropolis: Why Living Smaller, Living Closer, and Driving Less Are theKeys to Sustainability

David Owen
What the city can teach the country about true sustainability.

APP: The Lorax

Oceanhouse Media, Inc.
A Dr. Seuss classic, The Lorax also serves as an ecological warning that still rings true today.

MAGAZINE: Organic Gardening

This award-winning, BBC landmark series presents the epic story of life on Earth.

MOVIE: An Inconvenient Truth

Former VP Al Gore shares his concerns on the pressing issue of global warming in this Oscar-winning documentary.

BOOK: Horseshoe Crabs and Velvet Worms: The Story of the Animals and Plants That Time Has Left Behind

Richard Fortey
A chronicle of life’s history told not through the fossil record but through stories of organisms that have survived throughout time.

APP: iRecycle

Earth911, Inc.
Where to toss that can? Put these recycling locations in your pocket.

MUSIC: Brian Eno, Airports

Brian Eno
Four subtle, slowly evolving pieces grace Eno's first conscious effort at creating ambient music.

MOVIE: DisneyNature: Earth

Narrated by James Earl Jones, EARTH tells the story of three animal families and their journey across the planet we call home.

Book: Energy-Saving Tips for Dummies

Michael Grosvenor
Take heed of these smart energy-saving tips to prove you aren't a dummy.

APP: Lyft

Lyft, Inc.
Share a ride and provide the planet with one less automobile in the world.

Movie: WALL-E

Family-friendly sci-fi adventure about a little robot who stumbles onto a secret that could save planet Earth.

BOOK: Green From the Ground Up: A Builder's Guide : Sustainable, Healthy, and Energy-efficient Home Construction

David Johnston
The guide to sustainable, healthy and energy-efficient home construction.

BOOK: Vegetable Literacy: Cooking and Gardening with Twelve Families from the Edible Plant Kingdom, with over 300 Deliciously Simple Recipes

Deborah Madison
America's leading authority on vegetarian cooking, reveals the relationships between vegetables, edible flowers and herbs.

MUSIC: What's Going On

Marvin Gaye
Marvin Gaye's 1971 soul masterpiece that reflects on the American dream of the past with a hopeful eye to the future.

MAGAZINE: Natural Health

The latest issue features an article on five simple ways to improve the planet and your health.

TV: Through the Wormhole

Hosted by Morgan Freeman, Through the Wormhole explores the greatest mysteries of the universe.