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How many Gigatons of carbon Dioxide...?
Effective and eye-catching visualization of how many gigatons of CO2 have been released up to 2000 and how many will continue to be released - with a visualization of the major impact of climate change, from sea level rising to impacts on biodiversity.
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Icon/category:
  • Tools
  • Energy
  • People
Type of resource:
  • Photo
Medium:
  • Electronic resource
Purpose:
  • Awareness raising
Author: Concept & design: David McCandless
Relevant for:
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • Northern America
  • Oceania
Topic:
  • Climate change
Language:
  • English
Free to use: Yes
Terms of use / copyright info:
CREDITS:
Concept & design: David McCandless
Research: Miriam Quick, Ella Hollowood
Additional design: Kathryn Ariel Kay, Paulo Estriga
Source: IPCC 2007, NASA, World Bank
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