What you are seeing above is actually 426,000 cellphones. That’s the same amount that are trashed everyday in the United States alone.

Artist Chris Jordan decided to put the huge number into perspective for you. To get an idea of the magnitude of this image, the full size shot measures in at 5′ x 8’4″. It seems appropriate to post this after the announcements of new cellphones yesterday in London.

Click below for closer look at the cellphone graveyard.

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