Monthly Archives: January 2014

Historic ‘Earthrise’ Re-Created For 45th Apollo 8 Anniversary

In December 1968, the Apollo 8 crew became the first humans to experience an Earthrise from the lunar orbit. This visualization is based off of the actual photos and satellite imagery. Narrated by Andrew Chaikin, author of A Man on the Moon. Read more here:

Credit: NASA’s Scientific Visualization Studio