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Public Domain Picture: Earth - Then and Now Courtesy of NASA

Courtesy: US Environmental Protection Agency
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Earth - Then and Now Courtesy of NASA
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Earth - Then and Now Courtesy of NASA
'Then Documerica image': Earth, as Seen by Astronauts Eugene Cernan, Ronald Evans and Harrison Schmitt from Apollo 17. December, 1972. Photographer: NASA 1 U.S. National Archives' Local Identifier: NWDNS-412-DA-11344 From: Series: DOCUMERICA: The Environmental Protection Agency's Program to Photographically Document Subjects of Environmental Concern, compiled 1972-1977 (Record Group 412) 'Now State of the Environment image' : Most Amazing High Definition Image of Earth - Blue Marble January 25, 2012 by Suomi NPP, NASA Earth-observing research satellite. *Updated February 2, 2012: According to Flickr, 'The western hemisphere Blue Marble 2012 image has rocketed up to over 3.1 million views making it one of the all time most viewed images on the site after only one week.' Join State of the Environment, uniting earthling (and satellite) views of our shared planet since Earth Day 2011, inspired by Documerica at
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