As the great Carl Sagan once remarked, "the Earth is a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena," and nowhere else is said quote more evident than in Benjamin Grant's Overview: A New Perspective of Earth book.

Grant's work has been influenced by the "transformative effect" said to be felt by astronauts when viewing Earth from space and subsequently rethinking mankind's impact upon it. On a daily basis for the past two years, the writer has been sharing an image of earth from Google Earth to his Instagram account, with the new book a composite of some of the best shots and contemplations.

Grant's book encompasses well-known landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty and the Sydney Opera House, to places as far-flung as Kenyan refugee camps and Buddhist institutes in remote Tibetan valleys.

Buy the book by clicking the button above and then check out A$AP Mob's recent book compiling the late A$AP Yams's best Twitter moments.

What To Read Next

*If you submitted your e-mail address and placed an order, we may use your e-mail address to inform you regularly about similar products without prior explicit consent. You can object to the use of your e-mail address for this purpose at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. Each newsletter contains an unsubscribe link. Alternatively, you can object to receiving the newsletter at any time by sending an e-mail to

Web Accessibility Statement

Titelmedia (Highsnobiety), is committed to facilitating and improving the accessibility and usability of its Website, Titelmedia strives to ensure that its Website services and content are accessible to persons with disabilities including users of screen reader technology. To accomplish this, Titelmedia has engaged UsableNet Inc, a leading web accessibility consultant to help test, remediate and maintain our Website in-line with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), which also bring the Website into conformance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.


Please be aware that our efforts to maintain accessibility and usability are ongoing. While we strive to make the Website as accessible as possible some issues can be encountered by different assistive technology as the range of assistive technology is wide and varied.

Contact Us

If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage on this Website, please contact us at, +49 (0)30 235 908 500. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the web page and nature of the issue in your email and/or phone call, and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page or the information contained therein accessible for you.