Earth Photos from Space

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The first photograph of the earth was taken in 1968 by the crew of Apollo 8:

Take a look at some fascinating photographs taken by astronaut Douglass H. Wheelock from the International Space Station. Or follow his photographic posts on Twitter: @Astro_Wheels. is the world’s first online journal of place, publishing a rich mix of literature, artwork, case studies, and more since 1997.