"You’re going to want to set this video to full-screen. Released this month by NASA, this 2-minute movie shows stunning images of Earth rotating, shots of city lights at night, glaciers, deserts, oceans and beaches, and more. The footage is the best of NASA’s videos from 2012: true color satellite images, Earth science data visualizations, and time lapses from the International Space Station.
Keep watching past the 1:30 mark to see fascinating data illustrations that show wind blowing during Hurricane Sandy, changing sea surface temperatures, and ocean currents. Do you feel small yet?