The question is somewhere, somehow in everyone’s consciousness: how is it possible to live with loss, and with unknown, unimaginable changes in climate? Visualizing Climate and Loss is a platform for thinking with history about change, loss, and daily life -- and for thinking about what is to be done.

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NASA Earth Observatory image by Lauren Dauphin, using VIIRS data from the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership. A new analysis suggests that exposure to mineral dust may be a bigger cause of premature death in Africa than previously thought. NASA Earth Observatory Image of the Day for May 1, 2019.