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About 10 percent of the world’s food crops are irrigated with sewage.

Amount of trash left in New York City’s Central Park by people attending Earth Day festivities, in tons:

100

Colombian author and Nobel Laureate Gabriel García Márquez died at age 87. “You’d be at a bordello,” said the journalist Francisco Goldman, “and the woman would have one book by her bed and it would be Gabo’s.”

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