Picture of the Day: The Southeastern U.S. From Space

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Taken from the International Space Station, this picture shows the Southeastern region of the United States, with Atlanta glowing brightly at the center. The Florida peninsula can be seen off in the distance, under light cloud cover. 

Image: NASA.
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Rebecca J. Rosen is a senior editor at The Atlantic, where she oversees the Business Channel. She was previously an associate editor at The Wilson Quarterly.

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