|Preserve Our Planet.
|In a National Geographic special event, The Human Footprint reveals the extraordinary impact that each of our lives has on the world around us. In a playful, surprising and thought-provoking portrait of our time on earth, National Geographic demonstrates, in a series of remarkable visuals, what makes up an average human life today and how everything we do has impact on the world around us. In this unique journey through life, it shows all the people you will ever know, how much waste you will produce, the amount of fuel youll consume and how much youve got to pack in during your 2,475,526,000 seconds on Earth.|
Editor's NoteSome scientists claim that the flutter of butterfly's wings in Japan can cause a windstorm in Texas. If that's true, just imagine how much of an effect each of us has on the planet and its destiny--especially in a time of mass consumption and fossil-fuel hungry machines. This clever look at just how much a single life affects the planet is presented through the creative visuals and stunning photography that are the hallmarks of National Geographic productions.