An Orange Crayon on the Floor or a Photograph from Space?

It took us precisely 3.4 seconds to decide that this photograph, on its own was good enough for an entire Phogotraphy¬†write up. At first glance you’d be forgiven for thinking you’re seeing a crayon laid upon a beige carpet. In fact, you’re looking at a genuine NASA photograph from hundreds of miles above the Earth’s surface.

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So what are we looking at? According to NASA this is the iconic orange external fuel tank as used in the Space shuttle missions Continue reading

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