Leonardo DiCaprio posts about disappearing Lake Urmia in Iran

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Instagram post on Iran’s “disappearing” Lake Urmia made him an overnight environmental celebrity in the country. Leonardo DiCaprio has been known to post and talk about environmental issues.

The post attracted more than 100,000 comments, almost 100 times more than he usually gets – and it nabbed him an invitation to visit the country.  Kudos to him for doing this and brining attention to a much needed cause.