Sunday, August 30, 2015

Total sea level rise from 1992 to 2014

Total sea level rise from 1992 to 2014

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

Water stress by country in 2040

Water stress by country in 2040

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Tuesday, August 25, 2015

These maps show how many brutally hot days you will suffer when you're old

These maps show how many brutally hot days you will suffer when you're old

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This is how garbage islands have formed in the last 35 years


NASA sought to visualize the so-called 'ocean garbage patches' using data collected over 35 years in partnership with NOAA. The result is simply mesmerizing.
 
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Sunday, August 23, 2015

What Los Angeles would look like if all the ice caps melted

What Los Angeles would look like if all the ice caps melted
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Saturday, August 22, 2015

Last Glacial Maximum vegetation map

Last Glacial Maximum vegetation
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Friday, August 21, 2015

Forest area as percentage of land area

Forest area as percentage of land area
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Sunday, August 16, 2015

The biggest difference between wasps and bees




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Thursday, August 13, 2015

The Beauty Of The Norwegian Countryside


Sure it's set to That One XX Song, but the beauty of computers is you can mute this video and play whatever music you like while you watch a drone fly high above Norway's verdant cliffs.
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Biocapacity deficits and reserves

Biocapacity is way to measure an area's ability to produce biological materials necessary for life, such as food, and to absorb its carbon dioxide emissions. Deficits and reserves are determined by measuring an area's capacity against its ecological footprint - the area required to support an ecosystem's population.
Biocapacity deficits and reserves
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