The Earth is a truly beautiful and fascinating place – even more so when seen from Space as distances and proportions take on a whole new dimension. Is this how ants see their world, we wonder? Follow us on a tour of our Blue Planet as seen from Space and be ready for some stunning pictures.
Let’s begin our tour of the Earth from Space by looking at the Earth at night:
This is a composite picture taken at various times during the night that was then pasted together to create the appearance of Earth at night. Or did you think it is night all over the world at the same time?
Amazing how bright and clearly visible some of the urban areas are. Let’s take a closer look.
The Americas at night
This image was taken from a composite picture of the Earth at various times of the night.