This book celebrates Earth’s aesthetic beauty in the patterns, shapes, colors, and textures of the land, oceans, ice,and atmosphere. Earth-observing environmental satellites can measure outside the visible range of light, so these imagesshow more than what is visible to the naked eye. The beauty of Earth is clear, and the artistry ranges from the surreal tothe sublime.
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Earth as Art. by Lawrence Friedl & Karen Yuen. NASA. 2012. 166p. illus. ISBN 9780160913655. SuDoc# NAS 1.86:NP-2012-07-889-HQ. GPO Stock# 033-000-01358-2. $44.Taken from NASA’s Landsat 7 Earth Observation satellite, the 75 photos in this collection honor the aesthetics of color, shape, and texture created by light and its interplay with water, atmosphere, ice, and landscape.
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Book Description US National Aeronautics and Sp, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110160913659
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