Our Pale Blue Dot Is Just This Tiny Speck From Deep Space

When you look up at the sky, on a clear dark night, you're sometimes lucky enough to catch glimpses of other planets. They seem small, insignificant, surreal. Guess what? That's exactly how we look to them. Here's our pale blue dot from Saturn. You might have to squint.

The above image was released today by NASA; it was taken by the Cassini spacecraft, some 1.5 billion kilometres from home.

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