Instagram of the Day: Photographs of Earth from Space

Looking at photographs in the Daily Overview, you can imagine that you are an astronaut.

The blog @dailyoverview, which publishes photographs of the Earth from space or from a bird’s-eye view, got its name due to the phenomenon called the overview effect — the change in perception that occurs when you look at the Earth from orbit or from the lunar surface. According to astronauts, from this perspective, political and even military conflicts seem petty, and the vulnerability of the planet and the need to protect it seem obvious and compulsory.

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