Witness the glowing glory of Earth at night, as seen from the International Space Station and orbiting satellites.
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Looking down upon the face of the earth at night reveals an alien landscape of luminescence that is rarely seen by humans (at least those who aren't flying 200 miles above the planet). Explore the grandeur of civilization's nocturnal societies in these photos taken by astronauts aboard the International Space Station and by U.S. satellites. (LINK TO PHOTO GALLERY.)