Where Are All the Fish?

June 5, 2009

In the past 50 years, per capita fish consumption has almost doubled, according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation. They measure (i guess in a round-a-bout way) how many of each species is caught each year.

Good Magazine has produced this awesome (looking) chart to represent the depleting numbers of our most mouth watering sea dwellers.

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Unfortunately though, a pretty graph isn’t necessarily an accurate one. The article on Good Magazine has sparked some rather fierce debate as to not only the data charts accuracy but whether the info should be displayed like that at all!

Read through the comments at the source to learn more… i don’t know… something smells… off.

The article at Good Magazine


20 ads that are clever, creative and socially responsible

June 4, 2009

The crew at environmental Graffiti have gathers a bunch of ads that come from environmental groups and promote awareness and action for change.

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It’s awesome to see agencies embracing campaigns that have no other agenda than creating awareness and hoping to affect some social change and responsibility.

See the whole list at Environmental Graffiti