Travel the Earth in 60 seconds

Science teacher James Drake assembled this time-lapse video from a series of hundreds of photographs taken by astronauts aboard the International Space Station. See if you can identify geographical features (a full listing is in the YouTube description). Note the yellow line of Earth’s ionosphere and the flashes of lightning.

5 thoughts on “Travel the Earth in 60 seconds

  1. Rorybg, you should be able to click on the YouTube link at the top of the embedded player. If not, try this URL:

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