Dubai Media Office has shared photos of Dubai dating way back from 1977 up to the present day. The photos were captured by NASA and are a stunning testimony of how Dubai has metamorphosed into being the city it is today. Check out the photos below.
Urbanization of #Dubai as seen from the space over the past 4 decades (1977 – 2017)
Image Courtesy: @NASA + @Thom_astro pic.twitter.com/DOvgXv7yI4
— Dubai Media Office (@DXBMediaOffice) May 10, 2017
The photos show what was once a desert transform into a city of lights. One of the most obvious observations one can make in the photos is the appearance of the Palm Jumeirah.