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Global plane traffic graph: like bugs devouring a corpse

This Magazine Staff

This video, compiled by Swiss scientists, shows 24 hours of global aircraft travel in 72 seconds. I think the fact that it resembles a petri dish swarming with disease is only partly coincidental: Airplane travel is one of the largest and most damaging carbon-emitting actitivies on the planet.
[spotted on Wired, via Worldchanging]

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