View Full Version : Book Review: Earth from Space

2004-Nov-23, 10:27 AM
You may think that digital cameras are a tad expensive. But place them onboard a satellite and the cost (and camera!) go through the roof. So what does half a billion buy you? Andrew Johnston in his book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1552978206/universetoday">Earth from Space</a>, gives the layman's perspective on this by presenting views from remote sensing satellite. The stunning results give a whole new appreciation of the complexity and beauty of the Earth's surface. Whether wonderful works of art or detailed technical disseminations these images capture stunning views of our altogether small world.

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