Earth Day 2021


1. Join an EARTH DAY Live Web EVENT

3 p.m. ETOrion advisor Rebecca Solnit and Icelandic writer Andri Snaer Magnason will discuss time and ice, cosponsored with Point Reyes Books.
6 p.m. ET. David Quammen is moderating a panel to celebrate the work of Orion advisor E.O. Wilson, cosponsored with Library of America.


2. Soak in the Sounds of a Cloud Forest

For our new installment of Field Notes, take an in-depth look at glass frogs in an Ecuadorian cloud forest (and be sure to turn up your volume).


3. Take Flight with These Four Poems

When National Poetry Month meets Earth Day, it’s a win-win. Read four poems for Earth Day selected by Orions poetry editor, Camille Dungy


4. Write with Us! Three Days Left

The world needs your story. We are currently accepting applications for our Spring Online Environmental Writers’ Workshops. Apply by April 25, 2021.


5. Take a Dive into Babylon

In this new web exclusive, descend into the deep blue of “Babylon” as Natalie Rose Richardson finds her wonder in a luscious and disappearing world.  


6. Subscribe by the Supermoon and Save

Take 20% off all one-year print subscriptions and renewals from Earth Day until the rise of the Pink Supermoon, April 26.


7. Read Ten Authors Who Define Hope

Last year, Earth Day turned fifty. For our Spring 2020 issue, we asked ten authors: “What earthly thing gives you hope at this point in history?”

This is a collection of Orion Staff contributions.