The attached Google Earth document was created in response to the question: "How might we use art or design to promote a healthy environment and a peaceful, sustainable world?" (Green Friday, Synchronized blogging via Art Education 2.0
)� The Google Earth document is not a direct answer to the posted question, instead it is a compilation of many answers.� Art and artists featured were chosen based on environmental impact at various locations around the world.
This tool can be used for a wide variety of learning experiences.� Teachers might use it as a simple exploration of environmental social issues at various locations around the globe or as a launch for an in depth exploration of environmental artists.�
Also featured in this google earth document are abstract satellite images from NASA.� Capturing our earth as abstract art through satellite imagery reminds us of the urgent need to preserve its beauty. Although the images cannot be attributed to one person, they are a collaborative work by many authors.
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