This is your home…

“A time-lapse taken from the front of the International Space Station as it orbits our planet at night. Visible cities, countries and landmarks include (in order) Vancouver Island, Victoria, Vancouver, Seattle, Portland, San Fransisco, Los Angeles. Phoenix. Multiple cities in Texas, New Mexico and Mexico. Mexico City, the Gulf of Mexico, the Yucatan Peninsula, Lightning in the Pacific Ocean, Guatemala, Panama, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, and the Amazon. Also visible is the earths ionosphere (thin yellow line) and the stars of our galaxy.” (As quoted from


5 responses

  1. Wow that’s so cool how you can see storms going around the world!
    I also love the claymations.

  2. Also Super cool the lightning was awesome :]

  3. I like how you can see the lights from the cites and can even see Victoria!

  4. My dad and I think that’s the coolest thing we’ve ever seen.

  5. Very very neat. The coolest thing that I’ve ever seen though was yesterday when my class went to Vancouver and to the Macmillan Space Center and saw the huge planetarium. Oh and the Moon rock! Still very cool though.

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