Portraits of the Planet for Earth Day
Google+ and TIME teamed up to find beautiful pictures of the planet. TIME’s photo editors selected a handful to feature on the massive NASDAQ billboard in Times Square on Earth Day.
Instead of focusing on threats to the Earth, TIME shifted the focus on celebrating beauty on a global scale. Using photos tagged with #MyBeautifulEarth TIME editors built a stunning visual photo essay. Take a look at some of our favorites below and check out the original article for even more incredible photos.