Photo: In The Cupola, Gazing Down at Earth From Orbit

Astro_Wheels: Wanted to share this view out of the Cupola. We said farewell to our teammates Sasha, Misha and Tracy this weekend and they are safely back on planet Earth. Tracy in quiet reflection of an incredible journey...homeward bound... Larger image.

Keith's note: In seeing this image, I am reminded of other, similar images from science fiction. The first two images below are from "Star Trek: First Contact". The other is from "2001: A Space Odyssey".

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