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From shimmering cities to the dark side of the world: Stunning satellite images which show how we use light and energy

A satellite image of Britain and Europe at night showing the light show from space, with far greater uses of energy in the major cities..

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A floating replica of Manhattan’s road infrastructure (1:1500 scale), an installation made of aluminum by Columbia University architecture students for the Experiments in Motion Exhibition at the Essex Street Warehouse, New York City. Photos by Collin Erickson.

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Human Collaboration Helps Reveal Earth In Its Full Beauty - The European Space Agency (ESA) has released its latest satellite image of the Earth’s surface. The picture shows ‘The Great Bahamas Bank’, a limestone structure composed of many, long decayed, micro-organisms. Created over a... Click pin to read the full article

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From shimmering cities to the dark side of the world: Stunning satellite images which show how we use light and energy

In darkness: Third World countries in Africa barely register any light at night in contrast to the West, apart from an amazing trail of light from Cairo running down the Nile in Egypt.

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From shimmering cities to the dark side of the world: Stunning satellite images which show how we use light and energy

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from Mail Online

From shimmering cities to the dark side of the world: Stunning satellite images which show how we use light and energy

Light show: An image of the U.S. from space highlighting the staggering light pollution

from Mail Online

From shimmering cities to the dark side of the world: Stunning satellite images which show how we use light and energy

Desolate: While much of the United States and Canada are awash with light, the vast areas to the north are almost invisible on this map

from Mail Online

From shimmering cities to the dark side of the world: Stunning satellite images which show how we use light and energy

Global view: A satellite picture of the energy waste in the West and darkness in the rest of world showing how much more energy the rich world uses than other areas