Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Planes vs. the Volcano

According to informationisbeautiful.net (as they have nicely diagrammed above), more CO2 was saved from Europe's cancelled plane flights than what Eyjafjallajökull emitted/day during the volcano's eruption!

Check out the data to see for yourself!

2 comments:

  1. Elegant! Round here, everyone pretends, pretends, pretends that air travel doesn't do a thing to pollute the atmosphere. Do you think the atmosphere might wish for no volcanoes and no air travel, both? Might be asking too much.

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  2. Hello! I'm stopping by from your father's place - I adore your father! *smiling*

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