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Human have a huge impact on the landscape.
For example, take a look at Dubai in Google's Earth Engine. It is easy to see the incredible coastal expansion.
We are literally terra-forming the planet.
The Earth Engine brings together trillions of scientific measurements dating back over 40 years (based on Landsat satellite imagery).
You can explore some of these time-lapse maps here.
Posted at 07:17 PM in Current Affairs, Gadgets, Ideas, Pictures, Science, Travel, Web/Tech | Permalink
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