Who's to Blame for Climate Change?

A quick, animated look at at where emissions come from on our planet

| Mon Aug. 12, 2013 6:22 PM EDT

This story first appeared on the Atlantic website and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.

Global warming is a global problem, but some nations get the lion's share of the blame. Alexis Madrigal, The Atlantic's senior technology editor, takes a look at the damage in the short video above. Animated by Lindsey Testolin, this clip is part of a six-part video series in The User's Guide to Energy special report. Don't miss Kyle Thetford's related look at the issue, "The Complexities of Climate Change."

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