March 21 seems destined to be a significant day for the convergence of nature and technology. It is traditionally considered to be the first day of spring by most cultures, and it was also established as the International Day of Forests by the United Nations in 2012. On the technology side of the house, March 21, 2016 is also the 10th anniversary of the first tweet ever sent by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey.
Given the symbolic convergence, the question is, can technology help with one of the biggest challenges that nature has ever faced – one with long-term consequences for our planet?
Global warming will affect all of us
Climate scientists around the world agree that 2015 was the hottest year on record since recordkeeping began in 1880, and the ten warmest years have come in the past twelve years. So it’s no surprise that the Twitter buzz around this…
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