Watch a Gorgeous Time-Lapse Video of Earth from Space


Spotted by The Daily What, “This Is Our Planet,” a time-lapse video compiled by 18-year-old Croatian filmmaker Tomislav Safundžić using images from NASA’s Image Science & Analysis Laboratory, is a real stunner. And the craziest part about it: this mind-blowing footage is real! This isn’t CGI. We don’t know about you, but watching it makes us want to drop everything and start saving up for one of those insanely expensive commercial flights to space — which is exactly what we vow to do every time that astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson makes an appearance on The Daily Show. Click through to take this thrilling ride over our planet yourself.