NASA Gets an Instagram Account

By Robinson Meyer

September 6, 2013

NASA has an Instagram account.

Oh, yes: Now, between pictures of cats, lunches, friends, and your friend’s cat’s lunch, you can view space photography. Today the account has declared a moon theme, and, accordingly, it has posted:

In fact, it’s the famous Earthrise shot, taken by Apollo 11 in June 1969:

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By Robinson Meyer

September 6, 2013

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