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Climate change and the picture that is worth a million words

March 17, 2011

Hard to imagine being able to come up with a illustration of climate change quite so stunning, and apt – this is art at its best and I’m full of admiration for both the concept and the execution. Wish I could think of things like this…

With a hat-tip to John Cook at Skeptical Science. The picture is by Ferdi Rizkiyanto, reproduced here under the Creative Commons license.

3 Comments leave one →
  1. March 17, 2011 11:55 am

    It is a great illustration, but I can already here the retort from the deniers. It’s a pity that this kind of thing has impact on the already engaged and only entrenches “contrarians” even further.

  2. March 21, 2011 9:09 pm

    perfect illustration i like the sign with gas sort of saying we are running out of gas and we can not fly away

  3. John McEvoy permalink
    May 30, 2011 5:53 pm

    It brings to mind the words of Dave Angel. ” Mother Earth is heating up like a dirty great big cake and if we’re not careful the icing’s going to melt. The world is turning, and we’re not learning.”

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