NASA shows off spectacular new blue marble

By Alison Kanski (Climate Central)  Houston, we have a new blue marble. NASA on Monday released a photograph from one of the U.S.’s newest satellites – a stunning image of the Earth taken from one million miles away. The Earth as seen by the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR). Click Image to Enlarge: Credit: NASA The Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) first deep space weather satellite, snapped the picture from a location between the earth and the sun known as the Lagrange point 1. While its primary mission is to collect data that NOAA’s space…