Wednesday, December 05, 2012 9:07 pm
EARTH PHOTO GALLERY: Photos of Earth since 1960s
By The Associated Press
Now, five decades after his challenge, a panel of space, science and engineering experts said in a stinging report that NASA does not have a goal.
While the future of the space agency may be unclear, its past missions produced some iconic images that gave us all a view of the world that makes it seems not quite so big, including newly released photos that include city lights at night.
Here's an Associated Press photo gallery with some of those images.