Alexandra Bruce
October 10, 2013

Who would have thought low Earth orbit could be such a profound experience? Dozens of scientists who experienced the sight of our living planet, firsthand from the windows of their orbiting vehicles in the Space Shuttle, International Space Station and/or NASA’s Apollo Program describe how they’ve been forever transformed by seeing the Earth in its totality, as one, extraordinarily beautiful living, breathing planet.


Fred Hoyle
Frank White
David Loy
David Beaver
Jeff Hoffman
Nicole Stott
Shane Kimborough
Ron Garan
Edgar Mitchell
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