View Full Version : See the Apollo 8 “Earthrise” in a Whole New Way

2013-Dec-20, 06:10 PM
One of the most famous images from the history of spaceflight is the picture taken by the crew of Apollo 8 of the “Earthrise” — the first color picture of taken of Earth as it became visible as the spacecraft came from behind the farside of the Moon. The photo was taken 45 years ago […]

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2013-Dec-20, 06:42 PM
Now we have something to compare with that scene from "From the Earth to the Moon (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JlV2YtCUnpg)". Somewhat accurate, but certain liberties taken for the drama.