New Satellite Takes Spectacular High-Res Image of Earth

NASA released this incredible new high-res image of the Earth, taken by the recently launched Earth-observing satellite, Suomi NPP.The image, which centers on North and Central America, has been nicknamed ???Blue Marble 2012??? after the famous ???Blue Marble??? image (below) taken during the Apollo 17 mission in 1972. The original Blue Marble, fea ..read more.. 

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