1000 Drone Show In NYC #drone #droneday

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This past weekend Projecting Change put on a drone show in front of the UN. 1000 Drones took off from Roosevelt Island lighting up the sky over the East River. The display was aimed at bringing awareness to climate crisis.

Via Time Out New York

The drones are meant to “inspire, educate, unify, and activate” about the climate crisis and other important environmental campaigns, according to the Projecting Change. The shows coincide with the 78th United Nations General Assembly and the UN-Secretary-General’s Climate Ambition Summit and SDG Summit and are meant to send “a strong message to world leaders.”

“Art has the power to shift cultures. We urgently need to drive change at scale—to redesign our human systems to be in alignment with nature, and respect all life,” said Projecting Change CEO Christopher Lejeune. “Our children’s survival and all future generations of life on Earth depend on it.”

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