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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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"Gravity's Earth!" -- Image Our Planet from Space With Gravity Field in Effect (Thanksgiving Holiday Feature)

Academics / General Science : The Daily Galaxy (14 hours ago)

The "Potsdam Gravity potato", as this stunning image of terrestrial gravity has become known, can for the first time display gravity variations that change with time. The seasonal fluctuations of the water balance of continents or m... Read Post

The Map of Human Impact on Planet Earth [Graphics]

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo (3 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

Odd : 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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