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NASA hopes to capture ‘first interplanetary photobomb’

Two NASA spacecraft are about to take pictures of the Earth for planetary science research, and the US space agency is encouraging people worldwide to jump into the shot. “Consider it the first interplanetary photobomb,” NASA said. The first chance is on Friday, July 19, from 21:27 to 21:47 GMT,…

NASA Cassini probe to photograph Earth from 898 million miles away

Nasa’s Cassini spacecraft will take an image of Earth from 1.44bn kilometres away. From there, our planet will look like the expected images of alien earths around other stars Nasa takes pictures of Earth all the time – but not like this. The Cassini spacecraft is in orbit around Saturn,…