Earth as art

This site contains a database of satellite photos that have aesthetic appeal as well as scientific value. I have found that associating a concept with a different area of study to be very helpful when introducing a concept to reluctant learners.

https://eros.usgs.gov/imagegallery/collection.php?type=earth_as_art

Also, while I’m on the topic of space photography, here’s a site about some guys from MIT who did it for $150. The really cool thing about this is that it something our students could actually do themselves.

https://space.1337arts.com/

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