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Mesmerizing Visualization Maps Every Transportation Route on Earth [VIDEO]

“Welcome to the Anthropocene,” a new video made for the Planet Under Pressure conference, maps every land and water transportation route…
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Water in the Anthropocene: Majority on Earth face severe water shortages within 2 generations

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (2 years ago)

A conference of 500 leading water scientists from around the world today issued a stark warning that, without major reforms, "in the short span of one or two generations, the majority of the 9 billion people on Earth will be living ... Read Post

The Map of Human Impact on Planet Earth [Graphics]

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo (4 years ago)

This visualization of Earth—made by anthropologist Félix Pharand—shows urban areas, shipping routes, global roads and air networks. It gives a very good idea on how big our species' physical impact on the planet really is. More » Read Post

Astonishing Animation of Transportation Routes Encircling Earth

Humor : Laughing Squid (3 years ago)

This animation by Globaïa shows the incredibly numerous road networks, shipping lanes, and flight paths that encircle Earth. The animation is part of the Welcome to the Anthropocene project, an educational web portal focused on huma... Read Post

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