6 Awesome Photos of MN Taken from the International Space Station
If you've ever used Google Maps before, then you've likely seen a photo of Minnesota from space.
Those aerial shots, according to Quora.com, come from a combination of airplane camera and satellite images.
What you've probably not seen before -- unless you're a huge NASA nerd -- are photos of Minnesota taken from the International Space Station. NASA has a website called Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth that's basically a huge online catalog of photos taken from the ISS.
A quick search of Minnesota showed dozens of results; here are just a few of them: