Greenland is Melting

Ok, we knew that. To drive home the point, …

NASA has created a remarkable infographic that shows just how alarmingly fast Greenland is melting away. And while the message might be familiar and terrifying, the data viz techniques are gorgeous. …

Because of rising temperatures, that melting season is starting earlier and lasting longer than ever before–in fact, in the places colored deep red on that map above, the melting season has lasted 60 days longer than the average of the last 30 years. That’s a whole hell of a lot of melting.

Infographic of the Day: Greenland Is Melting Away | Co.Design

Link has the complete image.

 

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