14 November, 2011

Amazing World

I have found an amazing video cropping up on my news feed a lot in the last few days and decided to take a look at it.
Well I cant keep it all to myself it is an amazing piece of footage from the International Space Station. 

What a truly amazing planet we live on.

I do just wish this as a little slower so I could appreciate the detail a little more.

Earth | Time Lapse View from Space, Fly Over | NASA, ISS from Michael K├Ânig on Vimeo.

Time lapse sequences of photographs taken by Ron Garan 
fragileoasis.org/​bloggernauts/​Astro_Ron and the crew of expedition 
28 & 29 onboard the International Space Station from August to October,

List of clips:
1. Aurora Borealis Pass over the United States at Night
2. Aurora Borealis and eastern United States at Night
3. Aurora Australis from Madagascar to southwest of Australia
4. Aurora Australis south of Australia
5. Northwest coast of United States to Central South America at Night
6. Aurora Australis from the Southern to the Northern Pacific Ocean
7. Halfway around the World
8. Night Pass over Central Africa and the Middle East
9. Evening Pass over the Sahara Desert and the Middle East
10. Pass over Canada and Central United States at Night
11. Pass over Southern California to Hudson Bay
12. Islands in the Philippine Sea at Night
13. Pass over Eastern Asia to Philippine Sea and Guam
14. Views of the Mideast at Night
15. Night Pass over Mediterranean Sea
16. Aurora Borealis and the United States at Night
17. Aurora Australis over Indian Ocean
18. Eastern Europe to Southeastern Asia at Night