Monday, December 24, 2018

Christmas Eve from Space

Fifty years ago today, the astronauts of the Apollo 8 mission broadcast a message of peace and goodwill to all men. The three, Jim Lovell, Frank Borman, and Bill Anders were the first humans to ever see the Earth as a distant object, a beautiful blue marble rising above the surface of the moon. Read more about the mission at Smithsonian. 

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