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December 16, 2013 – Picture of the Day.

December 16, 2013 – Picture of the Day: NASA’s Cassini spacecraft captured this wide-angle image on July 19 of Saturn’s rings, Earth, indicated by the white arrow, and Earth’s moon. How small we are! (Credits – The Wall Street Journal, NASA, … Continue reading

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Saturn in Natural Colors – Mars, Venus and Earth/Moon in the Background.

November 13, 2013 – Saturn in Natural Colors: On July 19, 2013, in an event celebrated the world over, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft slipped into Saturn’s shadow and turned to image the planet, its inner rings — and, in the background, … Continue reading

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A Rare Picture of Earth from 900 Million Miles (1.5 billion kilometers).

July 23, 2013 – Earth from 900 Million Miles: NASA’s Cassini spacecraft captured the color images of Earth and the moon from its perch in the Saturn system nearly 900 million miles (1.5 billion kilometers) away. In the Cassini images … Continue reading

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