View Full Version : An Alien View of the Moon Transiting Earth

2008-Jul-17, 10:30 PM
Ever wonder what an approaching alien spacecraft would see as it comes within tracking range of our Earth/Moon system? NASA's EXPOXI mission, which uses the old Deep Impact spacecraft, has created a video of the moon transiting (passing in front of) Earth as seen from the spacecraft's point of view 50 million kilometers (31 [...]

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2012-Jan-15, 01:23 AM
If it makes vegetation on the land masses show up in red. Then why do I see patches of faint red on the moon on the infrared video ? The moon is empty and void of all live as far as we know.