Gallery: Google and Landsat Create Time-Lapse Videos Showing 40 Years o...


Landsat and Google Earth Engine may have created the closest thing we have ever seen to a virtual time machine. Forty years of satellite images of the Earth’s surface have been organized, compiled, and edited to make amazing time-lapse videos. Now, for the first time, we’re able to see the result of decades of human activity on the world’s ecosystems and the startling rates of environmental destruction, particularly in the Amazon Rainforest.

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  1. bthinker August 3, 2012 at 9:19 pm

    A virus is attacking the planet, wait… it’s humans..

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