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1. Monterrey and Sierra Madre Oriental, Mexico
1. Monterrey and Sierra Madre Oriental, Mexico

2. Manaus and Amazon Rainforest, Brazil
2. Manaus and Amazon Rainforest, Brazil
3.Downtown Montreal, Canada
3.Downtown Montreal, Canada
4. Managua and
4. Managua and
Volcanos, Nicaragua
5. Night View of New York City,
5. Night View of New York City,
New York, USA
6. Oil Wells near
6. Oil Wells near
Volga River Delta,
Southern Russia
7. Oil Fields Near Hobbs,
7. Oil Fields Near Hobbs,
New Mexico, USA
8. Chuquicamata Copper Mine, Antofagasta Province, Northern Chile
8. Chuquicamata Copper Mine, Antofagasta Province, Northern Chile
9. Johannesburg
9. Johannesburg
and the Witwatersrand,
Central South Africa
10. Clear-Cut Land in British Columbia, Canada
10. Clear-Cut Land in British Columbia, Canada
11. Polders and Dikes Along the North Sea, the Netherlands
11. Polders and Dikes Along the North Sea, the Netherlands
12. Weapons Test Site,
12. Weapons Test Site,
New Mexico, USA
13. Border between Angola and Namibia,
13. Border between Angola and Namibia,
Southwest Africa
14. Oblique View,
14. Oblique View,
Bab el-Mandeb, Ethiopia/Djibouti/Yemen
15. Strait of Gibraltar, Atlantic Ocean/
15. Strait of Gibraltar, Atlantic Ocean/
Mediterranean Sea
16. Oil-Well Fires
16. Oil-Well Fires
near Kuwait City, Kuwait
17. Oblique View, Air Pollution in Po River Valley, Italy
17. Oblique View, Air Pollution in Po River Valley, Italy
18. Runoff from Soil Erosion, Madagascar
18. Runoff from Soil Erosion, Madagascar
19. Oblique View, Aral Sea, Kazakstan
19. Oblique View, Aral Sea, Kazakstan
20. Deforestation
20. Deforestation
in Rondonia, Brazil
21. Deforestation in Rondonia, Brazil (Close-up)
21. Deforestation in Rondonia, Brazil (Close-up)
22. Oblique View, Amazon Basin Smoke, Bolivia
22. Oblique View, Amazon Basin Smoke, Bolivia
23. Agriculture near Columbia River, Washington, USA
23. Agriculture near Columbia River, Washington, USA
24. Agriculture along Blue Nile, near Khartoum, Sudan
24. Agriculture along Blue Nile, near Khartoum, Sudan
25. Villages and Agriculture, Northwest India
25. Villages and Agriculture, Northwest India
26. Collective Farms around Qostanay, Northern Kazakstan
26. Collective Farms around Qostanay, Northern Kazakstan
27. Agriculture in the Sahara, Southwest Libya
27. Agriculture in the Sahara, Southwest Libya
28. Cufra Oasis, Southeastern Libya
28. Cufra Oasis, Southeastern Libya
29. Irrigation on Amu Darya Delta, Uzbekistan
29. Irrigation on Amu Darya Delta, Uzbekistan
30. Agriculture and
30. Agriculture and
Lake Dongting, China
31. Lake Nasser on
31. Lake Nasser on
Nile River, Egypt
32. Oblique View, Contrails over Cascades, Oregon, USA
32. Oblique View, Contrails over Cascades, Oregon, USA
33. Oblique View, Trans-Siberian Railroad, Russia
33. Oblique View, Trans-Siberian Railroad, Russia
34. Area around Love Airport, Dallas, Texas, USA
34. Area around Love Airport, Dallas, Texas, USA
35. Jubayl on Persian Gulf,
35. Jubayl on Persian Gulf,
Saudi Arabia
36. Ship Wakes
36. Ship Wakes
and Spiral Eddy,
Sea of Japan
37. Mississippi River Delta, Gulf Coast, USA
37. Mississippi River Delta, Gulf Coast, USA
38. Oblique, Night View of
38. Oblique, Night View of
Arabian Peninsula,
Saudi Arabia
39. Park and Agriculture, South Australia, Australia
39. Park and Agriculture, South Australia, Australia
40. Mount Everest, Nepal
40. Mount Everest, Nepal

 

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