Timelapse of The Earth Over 30 Years

by Rachel Gertz

It’s kinda cool to watch Dubai grow from a speck to a dollop in mere seconds. This lapse of NASA satellite images shows glaciers and lakes breathing and shrinking, and deforested areas, water projects, and mining areas growing.

A fascinating look at the concept of human ‘progress’ over the last thirty years and how it’s quickly shaped the skin of the planet.

Via Strombo.