Note: This article is from Conservation Magazine, the precursor to Anthropocene Magazine. The full 14-year Conservation Magazine archive is now available here.

The IPCC Report in Haiku

March 14, 2014

Brevity is the soul of wit. In that spirit, NOAA oceanographer Greg Johnson distilled the 2,000-plus pages of the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report into 19 watercolor-illustrated haiku poems of 17 syllables each. The complete series can be viewed at daily.sightline.org/2013/12/16/the-entire-ipcc-report-in-19-illustrated-haiku.

nbsp haikuwetwetter | AnthropocenenbspThe IPCC Report in Haiku

 

nbsp haikuaction | AnthropocenenbspThe IPCC Report in Haiku

 

©Greg Johnson

What to Read Next