Orbit the world in under a minute.

Strap a camera to the International Space Station, speed up the footage, and this is what you get. Makes our planet look like a pretty dynamic place.

Check out the intense city glow of North America and Mexico and the clusters of lightning bombs along the Pacific coast before the sun rises over Antarctica and blasts everything with light.

For a spare million or 20, you can catch this view in person. Read more in How to: Travel to outer space.

* Story via NPR / Feature photo: Aaron Escobar ♦ (the spaniard)