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Visualization of Sea Level Rise #ArtTuesday

Part stunning interactive art project and part startling wake up call. Via Fast Company:

It’s a pretty sight. Lines of light, perfectly drawn across homes and mountains using LED lights, dividing the world into above and below. It only becomes terrifying when you learn what those lines represent: What could eventually be underwater as ocean levels rise, based on current scientific estimates.

Located at one of the Outer Hebrides, a group of islands off the west coast of Scotland, Lines is a collaboration between Finnish artists Pekka Niittyvirta and Timo Aho.

9 this is the simplest scariest visualization of sea level

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