Google Earth's New 3D Time-Lapse

See humanity’s impact on the Earth through a global time-lapse video of the planet since 1984.

Explore the whole planet:

Earth Timelapse is a global, zoomable video that lets you see how our planet has changed since 1984. On this page, you’ll find a curated selection of videos that highlight different types of planetary change, including urban expansion, mining impacts, river meandering, the growth of megacities, deforestation, and agricultural expansion.