Bill Dugan, Johannes Friederich, Duncan Clark, Robin Houston, Kelly Levin, Jennifer Morgan, Thomas Damassa

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World Resources Institute, USA


This interactive visualisation, based on data from WRI’s CAIT and the IPCC, shows how national CO₂ emissions have changed over the last 150 years, how much of the global carbon budget these emissions have used up, and what the future might hold. Featured on the Guardian's homepage, it's gotten ~35,000 views in one day.

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