Published on Mail online, by Tamara Abraham, April 22, 2009.
- These extraordinary images show some of the most awe-inspiring images of Earth from space taken over the past five decades.
- Released by Nasa today in celebration of Earth day, the photographs date as far back as 1968, charting the history of space exploration.
- As well as some of the earliest images of Earth from space, the more recent photographs highlight the devastating effects of global warming.
Just take your pleasure … (full text and pictures).