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New York City At Night As Seen From Orbit

This night time photograph of New York City, and the surrounding New York/New Jersey metropolitan area, was taken from the International Space Station as it orbited 263 miles above Pennsylvania.

New York City At Night From Orbit

The well-lit New York/New Jersey metropolitan area is viewed during the early morning hours as the International Space Station orbited 263 miles above the northeastern United States.

The shortening daylight and cooling temperatures of late summer triggers changes in the Northern Hemisphere--changes that can be viewed from space.

Creating A Moonbase In Manhattan

Imagine An Underground Park In NYC? It Could Become Reality, CBS New York

When most people think of the New York City underground, the subway, rats and bad lighting are among the first things that come to mind. But, how about beautiful spaces with natural sunlight, grass, trees and remarkably good-looking people relaxing in a park-like setting? Well, that's exactly what pops into the heads of architect James Ramsey and his partner Dan Barasch. The pair want to turn the rundown, graffiti-covered trolley terminal under Delancey Street into an underground park ... While the plan may seem far-fetched to some, Ramsey and Barasch appear to be the right men for the job. Their resumes include words like "NASA," "Yale," "Cornell" and "Google."

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