Stunning Aerial Shots That That Give You A New Perspective Of The World

Have you ever heard about the Overview Effect?

It was first described in 1987 by Frank White as an experience that transforms astronauts’ perspective of Earth and mankind’s place upon it. When viewing the planet from above, some astronauts have described a feeling of awe and understanding of the interconnectedness between all species. 

SEE ALSO: Amazing New York City aerial photographs by Navid Baraty

Obviously, it’s not possible for all of us to travel to space and experience the this effect, but a website aims to do the next best thing by offering high quality satellite images of locations all over the planet. Some of our favorites are below.

Plenty more pictures can be found at Daily Overview.

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