24 December 2013

Earthrise ~ Story of NASA Astronauts Epic Photo!

http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/imagegallery/image_feature_1249.html#.UrscPXOsvmoThanks to Scott Kirsner for pointing to Rebecca Rosen's Atlantic piece, How Astronauts Nearly Missed Taking the Iconic Earthrise Photo on Christmas Eve, 1968 forty-five years ago today! Check out the NASA retrospective video reconstructing the photography as-it-happened! And here we see the three astronauts reflect on that great flight during troubled times...

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