On Making Earth Videos

Courtesy of one of the NASA Twitter feeds, I found a video with NASA earth scientist Melissa Dawson, who apparently came up with the process of making all those cool time lapse videos making their way across the internet. Check it out below:

And if you’re interested in more of that kind of thing, check out the whole NASA channel on YouTube. Totally worth watching.

Haven’t seen the time lapse stuff? Boom!

Pretty bad ass stuff. The process is interesting too. Would really love to know what kind of extra data they get from the high resolution images. What else are they searching for in them?