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Highlights from the Supermoon Space Launch

At 3:20 p.m. EST on Thursday, Nov. 17 (2:20 a.m. local time, Nov. 18) the Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to the International Space Station. On board were three...

One Year on Earth – Seen From 1 Million Miles

On July 20, 2015, NASA released to the world the first image of the sunlit side of Earth captured by the space agency’s EPIC camera on NOAA’s DSCOVR satellite. The camera has now recorded a full year of life on Earth from its orbit at Lagrange point 1, approximately 1 million miles from Earth, where it is balanced between the gravity of our home planet and the sun.