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.
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.
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