“Save The Planet” - Man’s Desire for Eternity?

I claim to be an environment friendly person. And I definitely try to make lifestyle changes that let me feel a sense of pride in being comfortably environmentally conscious. Despite all my social training as a vainly-principled individual who thinks she does right by the environment and lives ‘sustainably’, I find it difficult to stand behind: “Save The Planet”. For those of you who don’t recognize the words, perhaps a graphic would jog your memory. A very common way of visually depicting “Save The Planet” is a rather small-sized, immensely blue earth being held in hands by a human who almost always is wearing white for some reason. Something like this :

Source : The First Image That Pops Up When You Google the words “Save Planet”


  1. Mass Extinctions. National Geographic. Web Publication. https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/prehistoric-world/mass-extinction/

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