What the lights of Minneapolis look like from space [GIF]

Lately, we've really been into looking at the landscape of Minnesota from above. Whether it's these amazing drone photos, or this secret Minnesota-shaped forest, we've been getting a whole new perspective on our home thanks to modern technology.

Now here's the latest cool thing: a GIF that shows the lights of Minneapolis contrasted against a street map so you can see where the most activity is at night. The GIF was created by a redditor and posted to the Minnesota subreddit yesterday.

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You can see how the power grid follows the highways. Cities show up like fireflies.


See any other interesting points of note? Let us know in the comments.