A new way to understand climate change

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 by Katie

There are many detailed and often confusing graphs to illustrate climate change occurring on Earth. Check out this video for a new perspective, which shows the gradually warming climate as played by a cello!

Each note played represents a year, starting in 1880 and ending in 2012. The pitch reflects the average temperature of the planet. Low notes represent relatively cool years, while high notes signify relatively warm ones.

Can you think of any neat ways to help others understand climate change?

 

A new way to understand climate change


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