Space http://aspenpublicradio.org en Earth #Photobombed Saturn Last Time. Today, it's a #Selfie. http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/earth-photobombed-saturn-last-time-today-its-selfie <p>A billion miles from the Roaring Fork Valley, there’s a satellite orbiting Saturn. This afternoon, from that planet’s shadow, the NASA space probe will take a historic photograph of Earth. &nbsp;It’s the first time people down here will know exactly when the earth is going to get its picture taken... and they can look up at the cosmos and smile. Ellis Robinson has the story.</p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 13:53:42 +0000 Ellis Robinson 4695 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Earth #Photobombed Saturn Last Time. Today, it's a #Selfie. Staring at the Sun, Looking for Answers and Awe http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/staring-sun-looking-answers-and-awe <p></p><p>The Aspen Ideas Fest kicked off its second day of heady talks and colloquia on Thursday. Attendees and speakers from all over gathered to discuss the most pressing issues of culture, media, and foreign policy facing us here on earth. But others were turning their backs, literally, on our planet to get a different viewpoint. Science reporter Ellis Robinson explains.</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 16:57:45 +0000 Ellis Robinson 3664 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Staring at the Sun, Looking for Answers and Awe