These pictures show international borders that are visible from space

NASA satellite images reveal human movement and living patterns Image: REUTERS/NASA/Tim Peake/Handout

Charles Clark

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 Widespread poverty in North Korea plunges the country into darkness at night.
Image: NASA
The floodlit India-Pakistan border is visible as an orange glow.
Image: NASA
The border between China and Kazakhstan is a colourful illustration of the countries' agriculture practices.
Image: NASA
Egypt's border with Israel is marked by the formation of sand dunes and farming practices.
Image: NASA
The Abuna river forms part of the border between Brazil and Bolivia.
Image: NASA
The Iraq-Iran border is marked by military fortifications, gun emplacements, and connecting roads.
Image: NASA
 The US-Mexico border looks totally different when viewed through an infrared lens.
Image: NASA/GSFC/METI/Japan Space Systems/ASTER Science Team
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