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Fraser
2015-Jul-20, 04:20 PM
This picture*of our home planet truly is EPIC – literally! It was acquired with*NASA’s Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (aka EPIC; see what they did there) on board NOAA’s DSCOVR spacecraft, positioned nearly a million miles (1.5 million km) away at*L1. L1 is one of five Lagrange points that exist in space where the gravitational pull […]

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