San Francisco

Visualizing Climate Change

12:30 p.m. | Thursday, November 6, 2014

Image courtesy of Flickr user James Neeley

In spite of the seemingly constant bombardment of sobering climate news, Americans continue to rank global warming 19th out of the top 20 priorities for the nation. Come discover how a pioneering new technology — a location-based, first-person, 360-degree virtual reality device called the OWL — is being used in the Bay Area to show the public precisely how sea level rise impacts will affect our shoreline.

+ Aaron Selverston / Owlized

Below is the video that was utilized in today's presentation from Aaron Selverston


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