View Full Version : Earthrise, Revisited

2012-Apr-23, 03:00 AM
On December 24, 1968, Apollo 8 astronauts Frank Borman, William Anders and Jim Lovell were the first humans to witness an Earthrise as our home planet came up over the lunar horizon. The photos they captured were the first of their kind, instantly inspiring the imaginations of millions and highlighting the beauty and fragility of [...]

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2012-Apr-23, 11:49 AM
stunning images

2012-Apr-23, 05:57 PM
In the words of Louis Armstrong, "And I think to myself, what a wonderful world."
To see our world, hanging lonely and fragile in the darkness of infinity, it makes one think.