NASA Astronaut Snaps Stunning Holy Land Photos for Christmas

Photos taken from space show beauty of Earth on a sunny, crisp Christmas morning.

NASA/Barry Wilmore

NASA astronaut Barry Wilmore, who is currently orbiting Earth aboard the International Space Station, took some beautiful photos of the Middle East on what was a sunny, crisp Chistmas morning in the Holy Land.

The photos were uploaded to the ISS's Facebook page, with the caption "Astronaut Barry Wilmore woke up early on Christmas to reflect upon the beauty of the Earth and snap some images to share with the world."