Tag: satellite

Apr 19, 2017

NASA Releases Amazing New Photos of the World at Night

NASA Releases Amazing New Photos of the World at Night

NASA scientists have released new global maps of Earth at night, providing the clearest-yet views of the patterns of human settlements across our planet

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Apr 11, 2017

Google Earth Timelapse Lets You Explore the Globe and Watch It Change Over a 32 Year Span

Google Earth Timelapse Lets You Explore the Globe and Watch It Change Over a 32 Year Span

Google Timelapse is a global, zoomable video that lets you see how the Earth has changed over the past 32 years

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Jan 26, 2017

Picture of the Day: Blue Marble, 2017

Picture of the Day: Blue Marble, 2017

“That’s here. That’s home. That’s us.” – Carl Sagan

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Oct 26, 2016

15 High-Res Photos That Will Give You a New Perspective on Earth

15 High-Res Photos That Will Give You a New Perspective on Earth

The world looks different from above

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Aug 11, 2016

A One Year Timelapse of Earth From a Million Miles Away

A One Year Timelapse of Earth From a Million Miles Away

Every 2 hours, NASA’s EPIC camera takes a photo of Earth from the same spot in space, about a million miles away

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May 18, 2016

Picture of the Day: The Room Where Satellites Get Tested

Picture of the Day: The Room Where Satellites Get Tested

Seen here is the European Space Agency’s (ESA) incredible satellite testing room in Noordwijk, the Netherlands

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Mar 24, 2016

Picture of the Day: Jupiter’s Moon Io Casts a Shadow as It Transits Jupiter

Picture of the Day: Jupiter’s Moon Io Casts a Shadow as It Transits Jupiter

Did you know Io’s shadow sails across the face of Jupiter at 38,000 mph (17 kilometers per second)!

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