Video Of The Week - The Sparkling Planet That We Call Home

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We have all experienced how magical our the skies appear on a clear night, when they are all aglow with twinkling stars. However, have you ever wondered how Earth looks from the skies when billions of lights from its residents are all shining in the night? Now, thanks to some amazing footage from NASA, you have to wonder no more.

The recently released photos and the video captured by the Suomi Satellite, a joint undertaking by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are some of the closest and clearest images ever seen - So sit back and enjoy the breathtaking sights of the sparkling planet that we call home.

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240 Comments
  • Awesome1Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 9:45 pm
    Nice
    • amberwilliamsFriday, March 21, 2014 at 7:00 am
      @swaggbaby not everyone knows that
      • swaggbaby
        swaggbabyTuesday, October 29, 2013 at 8:32 am
        duhh everyone knows that!
        • amberwilliamsTuesday, October 29, 2013 at 7:32 am
          this is so amazing
          • AlienTuesday, June 11, 2013 at 2:52 pm
            All the aliens I know have seen the view
            • tmart16
              tmart16Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 5:43 am
              i did not know the world was so bright
              • panda456
                panda456Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 6:58 am
                who new the earth was so bright
                • Nae NaeTuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:50 am
                  That's really pretty. I have never seen anything like it.
                  • sophiaSunday, March 10, 2013 at 7:25 am
                    I want to see!!!
                    • jessicaWednesday, February 20, 2013 at 3:25 pm
                      so cute !!!!!!!!!!