Welcome Green Monsters! We're your online guide to making conscious choices that help people, animals and the planet.
Download food monster: the biggest, baddest, yummiest vegan food app!
Buy the #EatForThePlanet book



There’s something to be said about thinking outside the box. So when it comes to the human impacts on Earth, the best view is from above. Like the recent interactive map illustrating deforestation globally, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) now has a new iPad app that shows the extreme changes to the Earth’s surface due to natural disasters and human influence.

The new app is called Images of Change and is free in the iTunes app store. It presents side-by-side images of areas on Earth that have changed over the years, mostly due to human activity.

NASA launches New App Featuring Images of the Changing Earth1

The app includes satellite images as well as photos taken at ground level. It’s amazing to see the changes in the land due to forest fires or floods but it’s also disturbing to see the images of vanishing glaciers. All the images are actually a part of NASA’s Global Climate Change website. This app makes these images more available for people to view.

The app is meant to make the photographic evidence of our impacts on earth, like climate change, more accessible. It’s hard for many people to see their impacts on the environment right out of their front doors, but by offering these celestial images, NASA gives us a new perspective — a perspective that will hopefully result in a better understanding of our true impact on the Earth.

Want to read more posts like this? Sign up for our newsletter below!​

Browse through some recent posts below:

Activists Save Over 135 Dogs From Slaughterhouses in Yulin – But Many More Still Need Your Help!

Tell Disney to Use New Dumbo Movie to Spread Truth About Circus Animal Abuse!

New Company Set on Making Lab-Cultured Fish Joins the Fight to Save Our Oceans

This Dog Was Tied to a Crate in Traffic With 3 Others and Forced to Beg Day In and Out

Disclosure: One Green Planet accepts advertising, sponsorship, affiliate links and other forms of compensation, which may or may not influence the advertising content, topics or articles written on this site. Click here for more information.

0 comments on “NASA Launches New App Featuring Images of the Changing Earth”

Click to add comment

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Follow us on

Do Not Show This Again


Submit to OneGreenPlanet

Terms & Conditions ×