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My Planet from Space

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ESA / Applications / Observing the Earth / Highlights

These images are just a small selection from My Planet from Space: Fragility and Beauty.

The exhibition takes you on a journey to some of the most beautiful and remote places on Earth.

Satellites provide us with images of an ever-changing Earth: glaciers melting, sea levels rising, rainforests threatened by deforestation, growing desertification affecting croplands, and uncontrolled urban sprawl. They highlight the importance of spaceborne technology in the management and protection of natural resources and the global environment.

The exhibition debuted at the Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome in 2014. It has also been featured at the UN Headquarters in New York City and the National Museum of Science and Technology in Milan, Italy.

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    My Planet exhibition - UN entrance

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    My Planet exhibition - UN entrance
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    Antarctica Peninsula from Sentinel-1A

    15/04/2014 7901 views 66 likes
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    Antarctica Peninsula
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    Mississippi River Delta

    25/05/2012 10257 views 19 likes
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    Mississippi River Delta
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    Los Angeles, USA

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    Los Angeles, USA
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    Hurricane Katrina

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    Hurricane Katrina
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    Agricultural structure in Kansas

    28/09/2012 3664 views 7 likes
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    Agricultural structure in Kansas
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    California fires

    23/10/2007 1632 views 11 likes
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    California fires
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    Namib Desert

    10/05/2013 84079 views 288 likes
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    Namib Desert
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    A southern summer bloom

    13/01/2012 6092 views 38 likes
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    A southern summer bloom
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    Northern Sweden

    02/11/2009 4359 views 12 likes
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    Northern Sweden
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    Lake Gairdner

    12/09/2014 7858 views 58 likes
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    Lake Gairdner
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    Golden curves

    20/01/2012 9024 views 43 likes
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    Golden curves
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    Democratic Republic of Congo

    19/04/2013 2171 views 12 likes
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    Deforestation in the DR Congo