The Papal Cross is a large white cross situated in the Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland. The Cross was erected for the visit of Pope John Paul II in September 1979. At the Cross, the Pope held Mass for over a million people. Following his death on April 2, 2005, people gathered in tribute to Pope John Paul at the Cross, leaving flowers and tokens of remembrance for him.
The basilica was probably founded by Pope St Marcus (Mark) in 336, and is one of Rome's oldest churches. It stand on the site where St Marcus is said to have lived, and was known as the Titulus Pallacinae.
The church was rebuilt in the 5th century, and was left facing the opposite direction.
It was reconstructed in the 8th century by Pope Adrian I (772-795), and ...
Would it have something to hide under this satellite view in a wrong place?
Situated in the south of France, at three kilometers north of the city of Agde (In this file, the north is on the right), this satellite view is moved one kilometer to the left.
Look at the house on the right bottom... The same one is one kilometer right.
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GeoEye made sure to have a satellite over Washington DC today close to the time of the inauguration of President Obama. The flyover occurred at 1119 ET (about 45 minutes before the oath-taking). I first saw the image on CNN while watching the parade in front of the White House. I was a little worried about the prospects of this shot because there was some high cirrus clouds over DC today. But, ...
DEVRIM prints can't be seen from the sky or via satellite image. The image here was done by an image processing tool - artificially - to show how these large letters appear to the naked eye. Original prints are vague and difficult to see. Image overlay in color. Ankara-Turkey. This overlay created to give an idea for people who wonder about these prints.
Outside Portacomaro in Italy the Bergoglio house stands. It was the home of Pope Francis I's father Mario Josť Bergoglio before he emigrated to Argentina. Today it's owned by Pope Francis's cousin Delmo Bergoglio.
Singer Elton John's face will begin appearing on 20 AirTran jets. The move is designed to promote AirTran's launch of satellite radio at each passenger seat. The airline says the XM Satellite Radio systems will offer more than 100 channels.
Paul John Teutul, Sr., (May 1, 1949 in Yonkers, New York), is the founder of Orange County Ironworks and Orange County Choppers. Teutul works along with his sons Paul Teutul, Jr. and Michael Teutul, who became celebrities when Orange County Choppers became the focus of a reality television series called American Chopper in 2002.