NASA’s Beautiful New Photos of Earth from Saturn and Mercury

July 23, 2013 | Andy Cush

Because there’s never a bad time for a reminder of how lonely and insignificant our lives are in this vast cold universe we call home, here are two brand new photos of Earth, taken from Saturn and Mercury, respectively. The Saturn photo, above, is fucking breathtaking and beautiful and heart-stopping and makes you want to go to space, obviously, while the Mercury photo, below right, is kind of boring.

We’re that tiny little nearly imperceptible blue dot. See us?