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What On Earth!™

Dedicated to the planet, our Pale Blue Dot, CEEW presents What On Earth!™ A cartoon series on sustainability. On how we are treating the planet and how the planet is treating us back. What On Earth!™ will appear every Wednesday and on special days with a point or a counterpoint to ponder and to share forward.

renewable energy cartoon

As oil continues to roil in troubled waters, ‘Carpe Diem,’ says What On Earth!™ to Renewable Energy!

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

water conservation cartoons & comics

It’s ‘code red’, says What On Earth!™ on World Water Day, as groundwater reaches rock bottom. Stop the drain. Use, reuse and recharge! Because every drop matters.

Tuesday, March 22, 2022


Imagination is as powerful as the results it delivers. All things virtual need a reality check says What On Earth!™. 

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

international women's day cartoon

Women are disproportionately impacted by climate change events. They have to be at decision-making tables in equal strength if mitigation and adaptation strategies are to deliver. #BreakTheBias, says What On Earth!™ on International Women’s Day. Make space at all tables!

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

ipcc cartoon

195 member countries approved the IPCC AR6. Amidst the pall of a raging war, it's a silver lining of collaboration over confrontation. But inaction and inequity may yet derail action. Prepare for turbulence says What On Earth!™ if we are to stay afloat and be resilient.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

traffic comic

What On Earth!™ blows the whistle on growing gridlocks. We need to pave the way for smoother, more efficient ways to travel every day. Our cities are choking. And so are we.

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

air pollution cartoon and clean air comic

It’s off the radar again, but air quality continues to suffer across our towns and cities. What On Earth!™ reminds us once more that seasonal reactions will not clean the air. Individual, institutional, and regulatory action will.

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Spa Day after the National Energy Conservation Day

Ready for a Pulse Check? Superpowers come in all shapes and sizes. And pulses pack a mighty punch. They are our superheroes today on What On Earth!™. Here's to better health! For us and for the planet.

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

wetlands comic

Back with the 2nd cartoon of the day, What On Earth!™ paints a picture of the state of many urban wetlands, on World Wetlands Day. It applauds the setting up of the Centre for Wetland Conservation and Management (CWCM), and urges citizen and institutional collaboration to #ProtectAllWetlands

Wednesday, February 2, 2022

solar energy comic

More power to Solar! Giving a shot in the arm to domestic manufacturing, India’s Budget 2022 got some green expectations spot on. What On Earth!™ says, ‘may we have some more, please?’

Wednesday, February 2, 2022

climate change comic

On our 73rd Republic Day, What On Earth!™ proposes a climate preamble for India. Embracing the ideal and ideas ‘of the people, for the people, by the people,’ it urges respect, responsibility and action to safeguard our environment and every one of us.

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

climate action cartoon

On the National Disaster Response Force raising day, What On Earth!™ is proud to be back to hail the world’s single largest force dedicated to disaster response. Kudos to all NDRF heroes who are saving lives. May your tribe increase! #NDRF #OurHeroes #ClimateAction #SaveLives

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

energy conservation cartoons & comics

On the heels of the National Energy Conservation Day, What On Earth!™ reminds us to be a smart power user on all days, not just one. Give your appliances, your bills, and the power grid a break!

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Spa Day after the National Energy Conservation Day

There are miles to go and our #EV-olution needs a kickstart! What weakest link in the supply chain can we strengthen?

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

air pollution and clean air comics

On the eve of National Pollution Control Day, WhatOnEarth!™ looks to the fourth estate to amplify citizens’ need for safe, clean air every day of the year.

Wednesday, December 01, 2021

air pollution comic

WhatOnEarth!™ is for citizen action against air pollution today and everyday! Every choice we make counts as #airquality continues to stay poor.

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

air quality and pollution comic

Toxic foam in the Yamuna and poor air quality have become recurring problems during Delhi winters. WhatOnEarth!™ urges to create a democratic demand for a pollution free Delhi.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

global warming cartoons

WhatOnEarth!™ reminds all negotiators at Glasgow to join hands for climate adaptation grants or else the burden of growing loss and damage costs will overwhelm developing countries in their race to net-zero.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

climate change cartoon

At COP26 trust needs transparency and the delivery of substance, says What On Earth!™ Is $100 bn in climate finance enough? Let's reevaluate the real need. Assign responsibility. And track disbursement.

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Spa Day after the National Energy Conservation Day

Some sure shots from What On Earth!™ to make COP26 an innings of substance. #GoNegotiators #PlayFair #GoIndia #Let'sDoIt #PaleBlueDot

Wednesday, October 27, 2021