I was over at Midwest Energy News today and they have a time lapse from the International Space Station that really neat. Amongst other things, There is a strange new city showing up in the dark west, northwest from Minot, ND. What is it? The Bakken Oil Field.
There’s a really cool time-lapse video from the International Space Station bouncing around the interwebs right now. Watch and you’ll see dramatic images of the Northern Lights and a string of lightning storms as the space station swirls around the earth.
Being a bit of a geography buff, though, I can’t help but try to figure out specific locations based on the lights of different cities. And as the video sweeps across North America, I noticed a couple of “cities” that won’t appear on any maps.
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