View Full Version : Stunning View of Earth and Orbital Sunset from the Space Station

2013-Jun-03, 05:40 PM
This is just a gorgeous shot of our home planet from the International Space Station, shared by astronaut Karen Nyberg via Twitter. While many pictures of Earth from space show a bright view of our planet, this view of the world plunging into darkness provides a unique, not-often-seen view. If a picture can be this [...]

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Under the Rose
2013-Jun-04, 06:17 PM
Some amazing images have been enabled by technology and the International Space Station. It's rather a unique privilege for the current generations to be able to see the earth from a perspective that could only be imagined for most of our species' existence. :)-default

2013-Jun-04, 09:12 PM
It's an amazing image, and I agree with Under the Rose.