6.6 billion people. 18 million more every year. 6.4 billion tonnes of CO2 emissions, yearly. And over 1 billion internet users.
These are just some of the figures presented in the “World Clock” — an overview the human impact on our planet.
Continuing the theme of our previous post “Shocking images of unsustainability“, the World Clock paints an equally fascinating and terrifying picture of what is going here on our pale blue dot by presenting key figures for everything from population growth to total number of bicycles produced.
All things considered, it’s no surprise that sustainability has climbed high up on many agendas.
(Thanks to Ben at Cartridgeworld for the tip)
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