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Feast your eyes on space-taken pictures of Sahara

21 October 2015 11:22

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Hot, barren and parched on the surface, the Sahara appears stunning in beauty and painted in glowing colors from space, when looked from astronaut Scott Kelly’s camera.

On a year-long mission in the International Space Station, the 51-year-old American astronaut has recently posted on his twitter the following jaw-dropping high-quality images of the great North African desert, taken from an altitude of 400 kilometers (250 miles).

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