Isn’t this just the greatest picture ever?
It’s astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson looking out the window of the International Space Station. Click for a larger image, especially if you ever had a dream of going into space, and looking back at our home.
The Daily Mail has more images.
One of the attached comments is equally thought-provoking:
Why can’t people just stop for a moment, take a deep breath, and just look at the beauty of our planet just for a few minutes; to see it in all it’s wonder.
But so is another:
Very beautiful who would have thought it was full of crazies.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories but reflections , observations, and debate.