Tag: growth

The story of YouTube lip-syncing sensation Keenan Cahill and his fight with a super-rare growth disorder known as MPS-VI.

These images are from NASA’s Landsat 5 satellite which captured aerial views of Las Vegas between 1972 and 2012.

NPR produced this video about how the world’s population reached 7 billion in record time. They visualize the growth by using colorful liquid in dripping beakers. Not a bad representation…

Directed by Sharon Shattuck and Flora Lichtman for Sweet Fern Productions, this video uses paper puppets to show how a dead whale ends up balancing out the ocean’s ecosystem with plenty of food for all marine life.

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This photo is from the installation called Natural Systems Domination by Tres Birds Workshop. I can’t seem to find a date for this installation (and I’m not sure if it’s still there) but it was installed somewhere in Downtown Denver, CO.

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Stanford University dug into the Library of Congress’ “Chronicling America” project and put together this interactive visualization of over 140,000 American newspapers published over the last 3 centuries. Drag the slider around and see the burst of newspapers spread from East Coast to West Coast with high concentrations where major cities sprouted up. Oh, and […]