Spiraling global warming

Clear, simple and compelling: a visualization of the rise in our planet’s average temperature from 1850 to the present

I spotted this animated visualization over at the Washington Post’s awesome Capital Weather Gang site today, and I found it so compelling that I had to share it here at ImaGeo. Click on the graphic above to watch the animation on Twitter.

Credit goes to Jason Samenow at WashPo for jumping on this. Check out his article here. Climate scientist Ed Hawkins posted the visual …read more