posted on May, 12 2013 @ 02:22 AM
Google has provided these incredible animated GIFs illustrating the Earth’s landscape changes over the decades for
Time's Timelapse project
, providing insightful views on how human development affects the planet on which
The images show deforestation in the Amazon of Brazil, glaciers retreating in Alaska, and lakes drying up in Las Vegas sprawls as well as other
Check out more illustrations below…
These GIFs are certainly fascinating to view, but it’s also rather heartbreaking watching these changes happen to our planet over such a relatively
small amount of time.