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What New York City's Carbon Output Would Look Like If You Could See It

One day, one month, and one year, visualized as pure balls of carbon dioxide. Spoiler: it's a lot of balls.

Posted on November 21, 2012, at 10:39 a.m. ET

Here's a strange, but cool, animation from CarbonVisuals:

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This is a day's worth of New York carbon emissions, shown as spheres of pure CO2

And a month

And a year

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