Time-lapse of Earth from International Space Station

Nov 14, 2011

Beautiful time-lapse video using photographs from crew onboard the International Space Station. I think this one’s a hair ahead the Very Large Telescope. Watch in HD on Vimeo for extra flavor.

[Video Link via kottke]

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