The crew of the International Space Station rigged a camera to take a series of photos between August and October 2011 -- and the result is this stunning capture of Earth from above. This is not computer generated.
35 Astounding And Uplifting Facts About The Universe
"The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it but the way the atoms are put together. The cosmos is also within us. We're made of star stuff, we are a way for the cosmos to know itself."