The Whole World: The Power of Seeing the Earth From Space

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Apollo 15 astronaut, James Irwin: 'As we got further and further away, it [the Earth] diminished in size. Finally it shrank to the size of a marble, the most beautiful you can imagine. That beautiful, warm, living object looked so fragile, so delicate, that if you touched it with a finger it would crumble and fall apart. Seeing this has to change a man.'

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"sobering experience?"  What Earthlings need ... by GLloyd Rowsey on Saturday, Apr 28, 2012 at 7:13:26 AM