• 18.7% of the surface of the Earth is considered to suffer from astronomical light pollution.
  • Only 40% of Americans live where it is dark enough for the human eye to adapt to night vision.
  • Chile is the first American country to ban plastic bags in coastal cities after 90% of sea birds have been found to contain some type of plastic in their stomachs.
  • Cargo Ships along the Indian Ocean and South China Sea create twice as many lightning strikes across their route compared to areas without ship traffic.
  • Humans have created close to 9 billion tons of plastic waste to date, and if current trends continue, we will have created 12 billion tons by 2050.
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