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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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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

30% to 50% of Earth's Water Today came from the Primordial Molecular Cloud --"Older than the Solar System Itself"

Academics / General Science : The Daily Galaxy (yesterday)

Up to half of the water on Earth is likely older than the solar system itself, University of Michigan astronomers theorize. The researchers' work helps to settle a debate about just how far back in galactic history our planet and... Read Post

Astonishing Animation of Transportation Routes Encircling Earth

Odd : Laughing Squid (2 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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