Space Photos: Stunning Images Of The Solar System From New Book, 'Planetfall' (PHOTOS)

10/12/2012 09:38 am ET

Photos of space always make our jaws drop and our problems seem tiny. The new book Planetfall: New Solar System Visions by Michael Benson (Abrams, $55) contains truly stunning images of our planet and the astronomical objects around us.

Benson works at the intersection of art and science, taking the raw data from NASA and processing them into amazing photography.

And boy does it make for some beautiful visions of what's out there.

We don't often insist that you have to view our photo slideshows in Full Screen. But this one seemed worth it.

Put Holst's Planets Suite on loop, click below, and be amazed.

Planetfall: New Solar System Visions

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