A Solar System Family Portrait, From the Inside Out

Washington DC (SPX) Feb 21, 2011 What would our solar system look like if visitors from other worlds took a series of pictures? NASA’s MESSENGER spacecraft did just that by piecing together the first portrait of our solar system from the inside looking out. Comprised of 34 images, the mosaic provides a complement to the solar system portrait–from the outside looking in–taken by Voyager 1 in 1990. “Obtaining this p

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