The Earth and the Moon
The NASA space probe JUNO is currently on a 445 million mile journey to explore Jupiter. Now a month into its mission and six million miles away, it’s taken a picture of the Earth and the moon.
Feel lonely out there?
As Ian O’Neill writes at Discovery:
It’s when I see photos like this, everything instantly snaps into perspective. To paraphrase Sagan, everything we’ve ever known and loved exists on that small dot. Everything.
Image: NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory.