Wednesday, January 25, 2012

NASA Releases High Definition Image Of Earth

NASA on Wednesday released "Blue Marble 2012," a view of the home planet that the agency calls the "most amazing high definition image of Earth."
"Blue Marble 2012" High Definition Image of Earth

Unlike the original Blue Marble -- the iconic 1972 photograph taken by the Apollo 17 crew while they were on their way to the moon -- this composite image is made from data collected by the Suomi NPP satellite.

Read more: Huffington Post


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