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    15 Of Those #10YearChallenges That You Actually Need To See

    Climate change is real, y'all.

    By now, you've probably seen many of your friends partake in the #10YearChallenge, where people show how much they've changed over the past decade. Everybody's doing it!

    Most of the #10YearChallenges you'll see are total glow-ups. But now, others are using the moment to talk about something a lil' more serious: climate change.

    1. Rashida Jones showed how much damage can be done in just 10 years.

    2. Leonardo DiCaprio showed how much the Arctic has changed over a century.

    3. Senator Cory Booker participated in the challenge, too.

    4. As did German soccer player Mesut Özil.

    The only #10YearChallenge we should care about 🙏🏼🌍 #M1Ö

    5. And now, others are sharing their own environmental #10YearChallenges.

    The 10-year challenge that we all need to worry about. Re-posting in social media is not enough, what are we actually going to do about these? #10YearChallenge #NoToPlastics #ClimateChange

    6. Most of the changes are pretty depressing...

    The real #10yearchallenge? Climate change. According to @IPCC_CH #SR15, we have just over 10 years to #ActOnClimate before we cause irreparable damage to our planet. Take our free course on #ClimateAction and become a part of the solution. Enroll now! https://t.co/puzQgIiUoQ

    7. ...but they're still important to see.

    The only #10yearchallenge you need to care about is actually a long one.. #ClimateChange #climatechangeisreal help the planet install solar PV in your home, eat less meat, drive electric including e-bikes on the daily routine.. 🌎 ⚡️

    8. Everything from deforestation...

    Heard about the #10YearChallenge? This is the one we all need to care about. Forests help to mitigate climate change and provides homes for many species of plants and animals. Every year 46-58 thousand square miles of forest are lost to deforestation.

    9. ...to dwindling water supplies...

    #10yearchallenge climate edition. This is Lake Chad, so big it services Chad, Nigeria, Niger, and Cameroon. What used to be once a massive inland sea has gone from 15,000 square miles to under 500! We've only got one planet folks.

    10. ...to the suffering of animals.

    11. It's a sobering way to visualize just how quickly the effects of climate change can take hold.

    #10yearchallenge Round the globe, climate change is warming many lakes faster than it’s warming the oceans and the air. This heat accelerates evaporation, conspiring with human mismanagement to intensify water shortages, pollution, and loss of habitat for birds and fish.

    12. And an important reminder that we need to act quickly.

    Except 6 months change instead of 10 years and icebergs instead of profile pics. Oh yeah climate change is real. #10YearChallenge https://t.co/RlxkMbdLTd

    13. Climate change is real, and we can see it happening right in front of us.

    Take a moment today to remember our biggest #10YearChallenge! We must act now, change our lifestyles and hold our leaders accountable. We may not get more than another 10 years to do so. #GlobalWarming #ClimateChange

    14. But the good news is, there are still lots of things you can do to help turn this situation around.

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    15. And heck, we're gonna end this list on a positive #10YearChallenge: Look how many trees Gisele Bündchen helped plant over the past ten years! Good changes can come quickly, too.

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