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BreathingEarth gives you a God's-eye view of the world, showing births, deaths, and pollution statistics as they happen. You can see the global...




BreathingEarth gives you a God's-eye view of the world, showing births, deaths, and pollution statistics as they happen. You can see the global aggregates or view the statistics by country. Each country flashes a sinister, glowing red with every 1000 tons of C02 emitted. We wouldn't say it's inspiring per se, but it does help you wrap your head around some big numbers. Watch the wheels go 'round at BreathingEarth.

Related: Stat Clock, a site we found last summer.

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Footage from September 2018 shows an officer pushing Perez to the ground. After Perez got to his feel, multiple officers kicked and punched him in an attempt to get him back on the ground.

Perez claims he was responding to insults hurled at him by the officers. The police say that Perez was picking a fight. The altercation left Perez with a broken nose, scrapes, swelling, and bruises from his hips to his shoulder.

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The jury was unanimous in its convictions as well as two not-guilty verdicts on predatory sexual assault charges involving actress Annabella Sciorra.

The Miramax co-founder may spend the rest of his natural life behind bars.

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