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MOVIE: The story behind the first photo of Earth

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In 1968, the Apollo 8 gave mankind its first photos of the Earth (and the Moon, for that matter) – a photograph that forever changed the way we look upon our home. This is the story behind that magnificent journey, told by the astronauts that were there, and about the first photo of Earth.

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