What are we to make of this? For me, these visualizations offer up a sobering reminder of the importance of our time here on Earth. Notice how the average temperatures skyrocket in such fast fashion after the Industrial Revolution. Perhaps you believe in fate — that we were born at this particular time to solve this particular problem. Maybe it’s just a big coincidence. Whatever the reason, this rapid rise in average global temperatures is not sustainable.<br><br>So, we are faced with a choice: Act now or pass the baton. What will you choose?