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Old 02-08-2014, 10:17 PM
 
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Here's A Stunning View Of Earth From 99 Million Miles Away - Yahoo Finance

I wonder if anyone from a planet with far more intelligent life will ever visit our itsy bitsy, teeny weenie, insignificant dwelling.
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Old 02-09-2014, 01:51 AM
 
Location: Seattle, Washington
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Awesome, amazing photo!
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Old 02-09-2014, 02:05 AM
 
Location: Viña del Mar, Chile
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Here's A Stunning View Of Earth From 99 Million Miles Away - Yahoo Finance

I wonder if anyone from a planet with far more intelligent life will ever visit our itsy bitsy, teeny weenie, insignificant dwelling.
visit? nope.

See? maybe. Who knows what we can see when we look into the sky
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Old 02-09-2014, 03:13 PM
 
Location: Denmark
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earth is quite bright for it's size sea is doing a great job reflecting light I suppose or is it mostly the atmosphere's halo?
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Old 02-28-2014, 09:28 PM
 
Location: 60630
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Excuse me for being a dummy, but where is that picture taken from/
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Old 02-28-2014, 09:34 PM
 
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Excuse me for being a dummy, but where is that picture taken from/
To quote the very first sentence from the link.

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NASA's Curiosity rover has shared its very first picture of Earth from Mars.
So Mars.
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Old 02-28-2014, 09:58 PM
 
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aha! Thanks
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Old 02-28-2014, 10:16 PM
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OK, so I posted that pic on my FB page with the notation Earth from Mars. Someone commented, "When did you take that photo?"

Sigh....
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Old 02-28-2014, 10:25 PM
 
Location: 60630
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OK, so I posted that pic on my FB page with the notation Earth from Mars. Someone commented, "When did you take that photo?"

Sigh....
Hahaha :-)
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Old 02-28-2014, 10:48 PM
 
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aha! Thanks
lol no prob
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