We are very small and a long way away

A lot of people say that Christopher England is from another planet.  I’ve no idea how they found out, but hey, humans miss out on so much!

I have this brilliant poster on the wall of my home office y’know. Makes me smile and puts me in my place.

Well, sort of.

But what about this. This is real. A photo of Earth and our moon taken from Mars by the ‘Curiosity‘ rover.  Mars at the time was about 160 million kilometres (99 million miles) away. We look so very tiny and unimportant in the whole scheme of things, don’t we.

(Click through for more from NASA site)