This is a very different take on a year... "One year in 40 secs" is the work of Eirik Solheim who took the same picture from the exactly same spot at irregular intervals during 2008. With those pictures he made two awesome videos.
Here is one:
You can see the other video and read more about this experiment and others at his site Eirikso.com.
Once again, a clear proof that some of the best ideas are the simple ones!
Thanks Dave for sending the video this way!