Earth in Perspective  

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Uploaded: 08/09/05 2:39 PM GMT
Earth in Perspective
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The STS-114 crew captured this view of Earth from the Shuttle-Station complex on day nine of the mission. Credit:NASA


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08/09/05 3:41 PM GMT
This is one of my favourite shots of the mission - the earth looks so cool. Ironically though they took the shot to highlight the damage that was being done to the planet and how thin the earth’s atmosphere looked in comparison to previous missions.
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"Some mornings, it's just not worth chewing through the leather straps"
11/18/05 12:28 AM GMT
yeah it's one of my favorite too... I wish I was the one who took the picture! :D
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06/26/06 7:22 PM GMT
All of them are my favorites.
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08/19/06 11:34 PM GMT
awesome. love this.
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