Hard to compete with this…
August 15, 2012 13 Comments
…when it comes to astronomy photos! (It won’t embed in WordPress, but check out the link).
Funnily enough, I don’t have to drive a million miles from here to see scenery pretty much exactly like this (only a lot hotter and with unmistakable signs of life), but this is like stepping back in time by three billion years on Earth. What a privilege it is, to look out on the surface of another planet like this. Google StreetMap eat your heart out!
(And what a strange country this is, whose engineers can achieve something so amazing while a big chunk of the population seems hell-bent on returning to the seventeenth century)
Thanks to Lisa for the link!