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Realisation of Astronaut Edgar Mitchell

How does it feel to see the earth from far away? Listen to what astronaut Edgar Mitchell had to say when seeing Earth floating in space, orbiting the sun. Edgar Mitchell spent nine hours working on the lunar surface in the Fra Mauro Highlands region, making him the sixth person to walk on the Moon. Prior […]

‘Overview’: Short Film exploring how astronauts feel when viewing earth from space

The Overview Effect, first described by author Frank White in 1987, is an experience that transforms astronauts’ perspective of the planet and mankind’s place upon it. Common features of the experience are a feeling of awe for the planet, a profound understanding of the interconnection of all life, and a renewed sense of responsibility for […]