The #10YearChallenge has gone so viral, it even became a meme. But among all the smiles and giggles, a serious version of the hashtag has emerged as well. Recently, people started using it to show the devastating changes our planet has been going through. From environmentalist NGOs and activists to regular internet users, many are saying this is the only #10YearChallenge we shouldn't ignore. Scroll down to check out its entries and upvote your favorites.

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gisele Report

Erin 8 months ago

This is a nice one!

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akanoodles Report

FatBaby 8 months ago (edited)

This makes me sad ): It was soooo beautiful, and now it's....

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Greenpeace Report

Bonnie Blue Bird 8 months ago

Scary

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carbonconsult Report

Marco Bosshard 8 months ago

Please check out ECOSIA. Its a browser like google , but they donate 80% of there revenue to the Reforestation worldwide. They allready planted over 45 Million trees !! :)

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Tony Costa , Kerstin Langenberger Photography Report

Brittney Stanford 8 months ago

all the feels :(

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MBabiychuk Report

Birchy Cat 8 months ago

Frightening

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KingMufasah Report

vera💖🏐🐳😘 8 months ago

this one's just sad :(

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dicapriofdn Report

Peggy Hamilton 8 months ago

PLEASE people. DO something.

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TheOxygenProj Report

Carmen Elena 8 months ago

Global warming? where? :( So sad...

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BiIndia Report

pebs 8 months ago

This looks like an artificial lake. Are we sure that it has'nt been emptied for some reasons?

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youth4wildlife Report

Grumble O'Pug 8 months ago

heartbreaking.

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WWF.Philippines Report

bob 8 months ago

Badly photoshoped bottle is not a very good solution, you know?

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ALejo Patmat Report

Molly Tallmadge 8 months ago

Aww... But it's so cute!

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brinkleydavies Report

Birchy Cat 8 months ago

Sickening

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bsisomphane Report

electricblue 8 months ago

NOOOOOOO NOT THE BABY SEAL

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karunworld Report

birdhouse 7 months ago

This is the last one I looked at. I can't look at anymore. As a species the humans are failing. We have all of the knowledge and power to do something but the people in charge make it impossible. They look at conservation as an expense and not profitable.

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lifegate Report

Birchy Cat 8 months ago

Sad

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Shubham_singh96 Report

Grebbel Berg 8 months ago

This concerns the Aral Lake in Uzebekstian and is not the result of Climate change but Stalin's disastrous ambitions.

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ecosapiens_col Report

Jade West 7 months ago

its now safer to cross the baltic seas

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simongerman600 Report

Krumps 8 months ago

:(

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greenpeace Report

Alexandra 8 months ago

the trees :'(

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#23

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TechnoFails Report

Elizabeth 8 months ago

Both these photos make the reef look dead

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DanJRubin Report

SunflowersAreGold 8 months ago

Such a drastic change in just three years. It's making me cry seeing how unaware us humans are to all this .

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juanacalvete Report

staygoldponyboy 8 months ago

Appears to be muddy water from a recent storm.

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ImRo45 Report

Savant 8 months ago

Doesn't appear to be the same reef

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rashidajones Report

Nelson Sturdivant 8 months ago

Be nice if the picture was of the same place, from the same angle...

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rajatraihanda Report

SunflowersAreGold 8 months ago

I'm starting to believe... I can't believe I didn't realize the horrid truth before. 😥

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MTreesLA Report

Marnee DeRider 7 months ago

Needs caption

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LucasdiGrassi Report

Nelson Sturdivant 8 months ago

Doesn't appear to be the same location...

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GlobeIcon Report

Jussi Leppänen 8 months ago

This is Photoshopped. Look at the waves in front and back of the pictures.

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Lillukka79 8 months ago

Close up and miles away.

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ghwildlifesoc Report

Ben Steinberg 8 months ago

This doesn't appear to be the same location. Look at the shape of the hills in the background of the top picture -- now compare that profile to the bottom picture. Different topography.

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