Happy (not really) Earth Overshoot Day

Today is Earth Overshoot Day - the date in the calendar when our use of natural resources exceeds the amount the Earth can regenerate in a year. We're using 1.7 earths; there is only one - and no Planet B. S...

What is Earth Overshoot Day?

Earth Overshoot Day marks the date when humanity’s demand for ecological resources and services in a given year exceeds what Earth can regenerate in that year. Our engagement editor, Carlotta De Toni, disco...