NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University

Moon Orbiter Captures Stunning 21st Century 'Earthrise'

It's a 21st-century version of the famous "Earthrise" photo taken by Apollo 8 astronaut Bill Anders in 1968: our brilliant blue world rising above the craters of the moon captured by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter on Feb. 1, 2014. Continue reading →

May 8, 2014
5:56 PM EDT
Animation of LROC WAC image filters, increased in speed by 20x.