NOMINATION OF THE WEEK: VOICE OF NATURE

Many of us have experienced the effects of climate change first hand. But, what’s it like for nature? This project uses real-time data to visualise the experience of trees. Developed by Dutch artist Thijs Biersteker, Voice of Nature illuminates the urgency of a warming planet from an entirely new perspective. “Trees and their tree rings are data capsules showing the change in climate happening over the years,” he explains. “Environmental changes and the impact of pollution is indicated by the yearly growth levels shown in the rings.”

Full video: www.thijsbiersteker.com


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