Climate: History & Future by Powers of 10
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Florida International University
In the context of time the stark choices of the precarious present show their depth. Each timescale offers a different perspective on the current situation and choices. The view from the recent past reveals the pace and trajectory of ongoing climatic changes. From further back underlying rhythms become visible, as well as the current divergence from established patterns. The view forward shows a range of paths, which lead to radically different futures, all of which are Earth.