App of the Month: NASA Earth As Art
- Created: Friday, 01 February 2013
Earth-observing environmental satellites have provided invaluable in formation, and the vantage point of space has provided new perspectives on Earth. This app celebrates Earth’s aesthetic beauty in the patterns, shapes, colors, and textures of the land, oceans, ice, and atmosphere. The app features stunning images of Earth from satellites, and draws on several images from the USGS Landsat image gallery while also introducing many new images. Download the iPad app at www.nasa.gov/connect/ebooks/earth_art_detail.html.