Science On a Sphere® is a large visualization system that uses computers and video projectors to display animated data onto the outside of a sphere. Said another way, SOS is an animated globe that can show dynamic, animated images of the atmosphere, oceans, and land of a planet. NOAA primarily uses SOS as an education and outreach tool to describe the environmental processes of Earth.
This video shows a short piece of Earth’s tectonic evolution.
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A visualisation of Britain’s information economy with communication at its heart. View the tentacles of our national telephone network and the lines of data travelling around Britain and out into the world.