http://www.nbcnews.com/video/nightly-news/51836205#51836205

TIME, GOOGLE AND NASA

29 Years Of Earth From Space

A glacier shrinks, a rainforest disappears and a major U.S. city expands before your eyes in the new Google Timelapse project. The partnership blends 29 years of satellite imagery and Google Earth Engine technology to show the impact of human activity on the planet. A new Landsat satellite launched earlier this year will add its leading-edge cameras to the project.

Best link: Time-lapse map chronicles decades of global change as seen from space

 

RAW VIDEO

Stunning changes to Earth’s landscape

Google and Time magazine have stitched together 29 years of satellite images collected by NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey, showcasing developments in our planet’s landscape via time-lapse.

 

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Google Timelapse: Urban Explosion

 

 

 

DateMay 10, 2013 at 6:13 PM | Comment1 Comment | Share ArticleFacebook & Twitter Email ArticleEmail Article
Video from the Solar Dynamics Observatory:

The Sun, 3 years in 3 minutes. (You will need to cut and paste this into your browser

Here is the same video with expert commentary of what is actually happening…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QaCG0wAjJSY

More here:

http://wattsupwiththat.com/2013/04/24/three-years-of-the-sun-in-three-minutes/

Beautiful video from NASA:

The Incandescent Sun

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=ddt5Y1hXfgI

Paper:

Solar Wind, Earth’s Rotation and Changes in Terrestrial Climate

http://www.sciencedomain.org/abstract.php?iid=201&id=4&aid=1050#.UY4lc7-fYQJ

May 11, 2013 at 7:06 AM | john