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    28 "Before And After Pictures" That Show The Terrifying Effects Of Climate Change

    It's obvious.

    Despite the clear and obvious threat we face from it, climate change can be difficult for a lot of folks to observe on a day to day basis. The process can be simultaneously slow in some places and blisteringly fast in others.

    Here are 28 pictures that show just how much damage has already been done:

    1. Pederson Glacier, Alaska then:

    Louis H. Pedersen, USGS

    2. Pedersen Glacier now:

    Bruce Molnia, USGS

    3. Coral reefs in American Somoa then:

    The Ocean Agency

    Watch the Netflix documentary Chasing Coral here.

    4. Coral reefs in American Somoa now:

    The Ocean Agency

    Watch the Netflix documentary Chasing Coral here.

    5. Northwestern Glacier, Alaska then:

    USGS, nsidc.org

    6. Northwestern Glacier now:

    Bruce F. Molnia, USGS

    7. Muir Glacier, Alaska then:

    William Osgood Field, National Snow and Ice Data Center

    8. Muir Glacier now:

    Bruce F. Molnia, USGS

    9. Carroll Glacier, Alaska then:

    1906
    Charles Will Wright, National Snow and Ice Data Center

    10. Carroll Glacier now:

    Bruce F. Molnia, USGS

    11. Kangaroo Island, Australia then and now:

    12. Christmas Island coral then and now:

    13. McCarty Glacier, Alaska then:

    Ulysses Sherman Grant, USGS

    14. McCarty Glacier now:

    Bruce F. Molnia, USGC

    15. The Arctic then and now:

    16. Muir Glacier, Alaska then:

    Hazard, G.D.. 1880

    17. Muir Glacier now:

    Bruce Molnia, USGS

    18. Manila, Philippines before and after quarantine:

    19. The Great Barrier Reef then and now:

    20. Okpilak Glacier, Alaska then:

    Ernest Leffingwell, USGS

    21. Okpilak Glacier now:

    Matt Nolan, nsidc.org

    22. Australia four weeks apart:

    23. The Cape Romano Dome House in Florida then and now:

    24. The Great Barrier Reef then and now:

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    25. Bear Glacier, Alaska then:

    USGC

    26. Bear Glacier now:

    Bruce F. Molnia, USGS

    27. Coral around Lizard Island, Australia then:

    The Ocean Agency

    Watch the Netflix documentary Chasing Coral here.

    28. Coral around Lizard Island now:

    The Ocean Agency

    Watch the Netflix documentary Chasing Coral here.