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Jan 02 2014
01:59 UTC

Fake New Year 2014

... Last year I wrote a blog post about a picture claiming to be the view of Europe from space "at midnight" on New Year's Eve. The image doesn't show that. What it does show are changes in light between 1993-2003 and comes from the NOAA. Not the view at midnight. CREDIT: NASA/NOAAEncouragingly, quite a few people on Twitter have been on the ball enough to spot some of the clues to why this isn't "Europe at midnight on New Year's Eve". Here are just four:The image covers over 4 time zones so "Euro

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