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Comment: The view from space

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The view from space

Thanks for posting this, Dex. I had never seen it before. After watching this, I was reminded of the first footage of earth (from above 100 KM) as it was captured from a V2 rocket launched from Desert Sands, New Mexico in 1946. This footage was gobbled up by the public and was used in several 1950's era science-fiction movies: