The Earthshot Prizes are being handed out! Tune in to watch the ceremony on PBS.org
at 2 pm EST, or on the PBS YouTube
channel starting at 8 p.m EST TODAY, December 5th. You can find a list of some other viewing options here
. It will be a star-studded event: presenters include The Princess of Wales, Rami Malek, Catherine O’Hara, and Shailene Woodley, and there will be featured performances from Annie Lennox, Billie Eilish and FINNEAS, Chloe x Halle, and Ellie Goulding. More importantly, five winners will receive The Earthshot Prize – with a big cash prize! – to support their work on climate change solutions.
Speaking of prizes, our Writers on Earth Competition
-- inspired by Earthshot -- closes TOMORROW, December 6, and encourages you to write a letter in just 400 words to your nation's leader explaining the importance of protecting our natural world. Don't miss out on this chance to submit your writing and have your voice heard! Enter here