09 May '13, 4pm

Google & Time Inc. Launch Timelapse: See How Any Part Of The World Has Changed Over Time

Google & Time Inc. Launch Timelapse: See How Any Part Of The World Has Changed Over Time

The new Timelapse site, created by Time Inc. and Google, is a pretty amazing way to see how any part of the world has changed since 1984 through 2012. The site offers amazing animations such as the growth of Las Vegas and the shrinking of the Columbia Glacier, and you can point it at any part of the world you want. Google explains more about how it has collected the images with the US Geological Survey since 2009 and sifted through to find those with good quality, and without cloud cover, over every part of the world. Here are some examples of what you can see. Deforestation in the Amazon: The growth of Las Vegas: The growth in Dubai: The Columbia Glacier shrinking: The site itself explains more about these locations plus makes it easy to jump to them and some other dramatic examples through the editors’ picks you’ll see over the Timelapse map: Note the last box, with the ...

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