Earth against the blackness of space.
Description: Earthrise takes is name and inspiration from NASA image AS08-14-2383 , taken by astronaut William Anders during the Apollo 8 mission in 1968, the first manned voyage to orbit the Moon.
The Earthrise multimedia experience provides the contextual story, experiences, memories, and media of the Apollo 8 astronauts, in an immersive ethnography of this historic event. This iconic image had a powerful impact on the astronauts and the world, offering a perspective that transcended national, political, and religious boundaries. Told 50 years later, Earthrise compels us to remember this shift and to reflect on the Earth as a shared home.
Subjects: History, Science, Anthropology
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