(Submitted October 08, 1997)
Is there a source that one can peruse and purchase high altitude
pictures of a particular area on earth? (For example, one's home
town.) I'm sure NASA has a source but I can't seem to find it.
This outside of our field of high-energy astrophysics, but you might try
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