New Year’s view of the Humanosphere: One Planet

Happy New Year!

The video below recently taken from the International Space Station provides a stunning view of the Humanosphere – technically, that part of the planet influenced or inhabited by humanity.

For 2016, here’s to hoping we can embrace the reality that we are one community, one planet and one people.



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Tom Paulson

Tom Paulson is founder and lead journalist at Humanosphere. Prior to operating this online news site, he reported on science,  medicine, health policy, aid and development for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Contact him at tom[at] or follow him on Twitter @tompaulson.