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Nepalese attempt to set record for biggest tree hug on World Environment Day

Navesh Chitrakar / Reuters

A boy hugs a tree trunk as he prepares to take part in an attempt to create a Guinness World Record for the most number of people hugging trees for two minutes in Kathmandu, June 5. Eight-hundred seventy-nine people took part in the event, which was held on World Environment Day to spread the message of saving the environment.

Speaking of the environment, it looks like greenhouse gasses are setting record highs according to the AP.