I mentioned before about the rapid spread, and decline of the Las Vegas area, well here are some more, (with cool side by side slider comparer), that show some other major areas of civilization.
I find the natural color comparisions easier to see then the false color vegitation/building ones, but that’s just me.
I also find that it’s easiest to see the human expansion in the desert as opposed to anywhere else, simply because the contrast is so much easier to see.
And nowhere else is this evident then in Dubai:
Seriously Dubai? Seriously?