Cool Infographics: Charts and graphs can communicate data; infographics turn data into information.
A Timeline of Earth’s Average Temperature since the last ice age glaciation. When people say “The climate has changed before,” these are the kinds of changes they’re talking about.
It’s a long design on purpose. That’s what drives the context of the data so strongly. 22,000 years of small changes and major historical events and then “Oh shoot…”
Found on FlowingData