For our occasional series — The Beauty of Disasters — we give you this before-and-after shot from space of the water surrounding Florida.
The extent to which nature remakes the colors of earth is more impressive the farther you zoom out.
About the blogger
Bob Collins retired from Minnesota Public Radio in 2019 after 12 years of writing NewsCut and pointing out to complainants that posts weren’t news stories. A son of Massachusetts, he was a news editor 1992-1998, created the MPR News regional website in 1999, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.