Photographer Thierry Cohen’s “Darkened Cities” series shows what the night sky might look like after humans and their light pollution are wiped off the planet. Without electric lights, human-made structures are reduced to geometrical patterns against a starlight-filled sky.
You can see larger images and more cities on Cohen’s site.
Darkened Cities, Photos of Starry Skied Major Cities That Have No Lights, Laughing Squid.
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