Alex Wright

The Oil Age

April 15, 2006

The Oil Age is a skillful and sobering piece of information design by an outfit called SF Informatics. Billed as a "Tool for Examining the Geologic Realities and Social Ramifications of the Modern World's Most Prized Resource," it makes a compelling visual case for the peak oil scenario.

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