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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  • bunnybeautiful
    bunnybeautifulFriday, February 15, 2013 at 6:26 am
    I love sparkles and these are like a whole new way to look at them this really makes me smile!
    • lalaThursday, February 7, 2013 at 5:27 pm
      sweet!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
      • aeagleWednesday, February 6, 2013 at 11:01 am
        now that is AWSOMENESS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
        • genny
          gennyTuesday, February 5, 2013 at 2:02 pm
          kool !!!!!!!!!
          • JORDANSaturday, February 2, 2013 at 6:44 am
            MAD COOL
            • NameSaturday, February 2, 2013 at 6:42 am
              COOOOOOL
              • dmartinez1
                dmartinez1Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:09 am
                Coool
                • ichatmon
                  ichatmonTuesday, January 29, 2013 at 8:59 am
                  this is a beutifull new way to look at earth ,i think it gives us a way to see how evary light is apart of a whole planet
                  • bob hopeFriday, January 25, 2013 at 5:57 am
                    cool
                    • prettyWednesday, January 23, 2013 at 4:45 pm
                      cool