Jeff Bezos pledges $10 billion to help stamp out climate change
Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos — the world's richest man — is pledging $10 billion of his massive fortune in order to quash climate change and its effect on the globe.
Bezos' $10 billion pledge is approximately 8% of his massive fortune, reportedly valued around $130 billion.
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Bezos shared the news Monday on Instagram.
In his post, Bezos said the money would help finance advancements in science and supplement activist work through grants.
Bezos' fund — called the Bezos Earth Fund — is set to...