Gorgeous Video of Earth from Space, Must See!!!!!

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  1. petite

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    The Aurora Borealis and thunderstorms seen from space are beautiful, surreal, captivating. Worth watching over and over again.

    Earth | Time Lapse View from Space, Fly Over | NASA, ISS on Vimeo

    Time lapse sequences of photographs taken by the crew of expeditions
    28 & 29 onboard the International Space Station from August to October,
    2011, who to my knowledge shot these pictures at an altitude of around 350 km.
    All credit goes to them.

    Shooting locations in order of appearance:

    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
     
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    I love this kind of stuff. Great video Petite. Thanks for the find and sharing it.
     
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    Thank you, that was excellent.
     
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    Thanks, petite. That's awesome.
     
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    You're welcome. Some things have to be shared!
     
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    really is beautiful
     
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    Some things have to be shared all right! WOW!
     
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    Seriously peeps, you gotta take a peek at this. It's seriously cool.
     
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    Thank you Petite, that is kewl to the max! I could look at this for hours an hours on end.
     
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