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In honor of the Pope's support for action on climate change, the China cap-and-trade plan, and the Obama administration's continuing efforts to combat climate change, we have made this a free app for the next two weeks.

Please spread the word about this offer. Every kid in the U.S. should have access to this app. It's their future!

App Description

This amazing 'time painting' app lets your fingers reveal the dramatic ways our world is changing from rising temperatures. Make glaciers retreat and disappear by speeding up time. Explore extreme weather events like floods and droughts that may be caused by climate change.

"Dragging a finger across the screen peels back the layers of time. The app lets users explore how the world is changing over time using current and historic photos. "
-- Forbes.com

"For those who don’t want to be lectured, and prefer to see evidence with their own eyes, Painting with Time: Climate Change is perfect. For believers and even activists, it provides a useful teaching and display tool."
-- 148apps

Brought to you by Red Hill Studios, the creators of the popular Painting with Time app, Painting with Time – Climate Change lets you discover for yourself how our world is transforming due to global warming. Collaborator Gary Braasch, creator of the World View of Global Warming web site, searched across the planet for the most striking visual examples of climate change.

Special features:
- 17 time lapse sequences of climate change
- Two artistic modes - Painting and Slicing
- Eight preset brushes and slicing patterns
- Illustrated summary of Climate Change
- Step-by-step tutorial on Capturing Change yourself

Future updates will include time lapse sequences created by you and other dedicated 'nature trackers.'

Distinguished climate scientists Dr. Katharine Hayhoe of Texas Tech University and Dr. Todd Sanford of the Union of Concerned Scientists were content consultants for the project.

Painting with Time - Climate Change is an extension of the "Exploring Time" documentary series and web site - which was developed under a generous grant from the National Science Foundation.

iPad Screenshots

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Painting with Time: Climate Change screenshot 1 Painting with Time: Climate Change screenshot 2 Painting with Time: Climate Change screenshot 3 Painting with Time: Climate Change screenshot 4 Painting with Time: Climate Change screenshot 5

App Changes

  • March 16, 2012 Initial release
  • April 20, 2012 Price increase: FREE! -> $1.99
  • June 09, 2012 New version 1.1
  • September 28, 2015 Price decrease: $1.99 -> FREE!

Other Apps From Red Hill Studios

Painting with Time for iPhone Painting With Time: Climate Change for iPhone Be There: San Francisco Be There: Yosemite Painting with Time