Sunday, February 12, 2017

Perspective

Have you ever watched the International Space Station live feed?  on youtube?

Here's the edge of night-time from over the atlantic - just off the edge of Canada, just as I type - screen shotted



You really gotta check it out

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qzMQza8xZCc


You can even see where in the world you're looking at on the map here

It makes you feel pretty small, and also freaks you out - i mean what if you see the other side of the world exploding, how long would the internet still work for?


2 comments:

The Bug said...

That is an EXCELLENT question! If you're into such doomsday things, I recommend reading Station Eleven. No internet - no electricity even. It's horrifying!

Dónal said...

Station Eleven Eh? Will check that out some time, thanks Bug!