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WATCH: Amazing timelapse video from space

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Alexander Gerst's Earth timelapse video is gorgeous. Alexander Gerst's Earth timelapse video is gorgeous.
KHQ.com - German astronaut Alexander Gerst took a six-month ride to the International Space Station in 2014 with the European Space Agency's Blue Dot mission. During the mission he would set up cameras to take photos at regular intervals. Over the course of the mission, while conducting experiments or docking spacecraft, he would take photos.

He then combined the photos, 12,500 of them in all, to make a six-minute timelapse video. The European Space Agency posted that video on its YouTube channel Monday.

The results are stunning. If you can, watch the video in full screen with 4K resolution and marvel at the views.

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