Desktop Earth cleverly uses NASA's Blue Marble Next imagery to display an almost real-time image of the earth on your desktop. It comes in two versions; a “snapshot” option which you can download into your browser and set as your desktop image, and another which, once downloaded, will automatically update an accurate representation of the Earth on your desktop. Based on the Sun’s overhead position, the end result can only be likened to watching one big, global lava lamp, complete with changing colours and trippy moving shapes.
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