A real-time view of the global climate change discussion.
Plant a thought. Watch it grow.
The ECOSPHERE is a real-time Twitter Visualiser that aggregates tweets tagged with #COP17 and then orders them into specific topics or discussions.
Submit your thoughts now and watch the global discussion grow. Join CNN International for daily coverage of the COP17 Conference and ECOSPHERE Installation in Durban where CNN will highlight contributions from around the world in their program “Road to Durban: A Green City Journey”. Visit cnn.com/roadtodurban for more details.
process, tests and explorations
A digital tool inspired by the plant world and based on the laws of nature. Learn about the engine behind the ECOSPHERE project from all the parties involved.
The ECOSPHERE project arrives at the COP17 climate change conference in Durban, South Africa.
See the early testing stages of the project. Watch project developers work with early models and develop the growth algorithm at the core of the ECOSPHERE.
At the COP17 event in Durban, the live ECOSPHERE rotates slowly in a beautiful holographic display. Beside this, a large video wall takes a continuous journey through the system, displaying the new and most popular tweets to attendees.
This is a project from CNN International for its coverage of the 2011 COP17/CMP7 Conference on Climate Change. For further information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org