Palm-shaped islands photographed from space

Man-made palm-shaped islands of Dubai, UAE (Credit: @ASTRO_WAKATA)
Man-made palm-shaped islands of Dubai, UAE (Credit: @ASTRO_WAKATA)

Koichi Wakata is a Japanese engineer and an astronaut for Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). Recently, his twitter update gave us a picture of “Man-made palm-shaped islands of Dubai, UAE,” which are “very easy to spot from low earth orbit!”

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Koichi Wakata – http://goo.gl/Me3ZQT

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