The Google Earth Climate Change, Pollution and Privacy Viewer

Google Earth is an amazing tool for studying and sharing information about our planet’s climate.  Frank first shared a climate-related story back in 2006 (UNEP’s New Environment Layer in Google Earth) and we’ve posted many more since then.  If you enjoy these kinds of tools, then you’ll find that the “Climate Viewer 3D is quite amazing.


The describe the tool as:

Climate Viewer 3D empowers the user with cutting-edge technology, real-time situational awareness, and a visual tour of our planetary problems. With a plethora of controls, data sources, Google Earth interface, and fresh content daily, what are you waiting for?

It certainly is a great tool.  Try it for yourself at or learn more about how it works by reading this tutorial on their blog.

About Mickey Mellen

Mickey has been using Google Earth since it was released in 2005, and has created a variety of geo-related sites including Google Earth Hacks. He runs a web design firm in Marietta, GA, where he lives with his wife and two kids.


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