Have you ever seen the rain (and every other weather pattern) from space over the course of a year?
The European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites has compiled images of 2013's entire set of weather patterns and made them into an amazing video. Check it out:
We tend to think of weather in terms of individual events, but the video reveals the mesmerizing interconnections in these systems. The effect is that the viewer can see Earth alive.
When it comes to weather, this video is truly the big picture.