"Vi kan bokstavligt talat se miljökatastrofer uppenbaras inför våra ögon, säger huvudredaktören Mick Ashworth. "
Från fantastiska bloggen The Great Beyond:
"It is worth noting though that this atlas is a revision of the last version from four yeas ago, while the pictures and statistics for massive drops in ice caps and huge desertification are mostly over 50 or 100 years."
"Metro captions pictures of the retreating Lake Chad from 1972 and 1987 as evidence of the 'damaging effects of global warming' – totally ignoring human activity estimated to be responsible for around half the change."
"He didn’t say: 'We have a real fear that our £150 atlas will be made redundant by Google Earth.' But that was probably an oversight."