Credits

Writer/Producer
AMNH/L. Allen

Data visualization and animation
AMNH/A. Wetteborn
AMNH/S. Krasinski

Data and images

  • Earth/Mauna Loa: NASA/USGS
  • Charles Keeling: ©Joseph G. Strauch Jr.
  • Observatory image/CarbonTracker data: NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory
  • 1958 CO2 data: Scripps Institution of Oceanography
  • Keeling Curve: Scripps/NOAA

Music
“Hibernation A” by Tim Whitelaw
“Seeing is Believing” and “Logical Logistics” by Robert John Foster

Special thanks
Andy Jacobson, University of Colorado and NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory

This visualization was prepared by the American Museum of Natural History under award NA10SEC0080014 from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.