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|Genbaku-Dome (Hiroshima Peace Memorial)|
At 08:15, the Enola Gay dropped the nuclear bomb called "Little Boy" over the center of Hiroshima. It exploded about 2,000 feet above the city with a blast equivalent to 13 kilotons of TNT, killing an estimated 80,000 civilians.
|The Caen Memorial, a museum for peace, tells the story of the 20 th Century. Its principal mission is stimulating awareness of the fragility of peace.|
The Memorial is just two hours by car or train from Paris and, with over 6,000,000 visitors since it opened, is the second most visited place in Normandy after St. Michael's Mount.
The Memorial organises a large number of ev...
|Hiroshima Big Arch is located in Hiroshima, Japan. It is used by Sanfrecce Hiroshima. It has a capacity of 45,000. It was built in 1993. It is an all-seater.||12/12/2006||317|
|The vicinity of Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Dome at 1974 & 1988|
|Aioi Bridge was a nationally known T-shaped bridge with girders extending from its central section to Jisenji-no-hana (now, the north end of Peace Memorial Park). The bridge was the target of the atomic bomb. The bomb missed slightly, exploding 300 meters from the bridge in the air over Shima Hospital. |
It was reconstructed after the war and replaced in 1983 by a newer, again T- ...
|The Island of Ireland Peace Park and its surrounding park (Irish: Páirc Síochána d'Oileán na h'Éireann), also called the Irish Peace Park or Irish Peace Tower in Messines, near Ypres in Flanders, Belgium, is a war memorial to the soldiers of the island of Ireland who died, were wounded or are missing from World War I.|
The tower memorial is close to the site of the June 1917 battl...
|Perry's Peace Memorial Monument — the world's most massive Doric column — was constructed in Put-in-Bay, Ohio by a multi-state commission from 1912 to 1915 "to inculcate the lessons of international peace by arbitration and disarmament." |
|Overlay of Hiroshima Castle Pre- and Post the atomic bomb.|
Hiroshima Castle is placed under a kilometer (under half a mile) from Ground Zero.
After zooming in, fade out the Pre-picture, and the Post-picture reveals.
Placemarks are made by "zerega"
|Overlayed images of devastated lands of city of Hiroshima, taken right after the atomic bomb hit there and vapored 140,000+ lives instantly.|
Images are sourced Geographical Survey Institute of Japan and others. The area has new high-res pictures released on 9/16/2005 so you can see the details of rebuilt city - except the center of downtown including symbolic Atomic Bomb Dome - a UNESCO ...
|Peace Hotel is truly a fusion of ancient and modern, Eastern and Western. The 12-storey Peace Hotel, built in the Gothic style of the Chicago School, first opened as the Cathay Hotel in1929.|
|Peace Palace, in The Hague (Den Haag), in The Netherlands.|
"May Peace Prevail on Earth" - These are the words in front of its main entrance!!
Here is where the UN International Court of Justice is located.
|Village of Peace is situated in the slope of Taraboshi mountain near the Lake of Shkodra. The village has been constructed after the crisis in Kosova. It serves as shelter for the less protected people and those with social problems. The houses of the "village of peace" are constructed with wood.||05/14/2006||498|