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|Lonely clouds surrounding a lake in in Pavlovci village.||01/26/2008||487|
|Like strokes from an artistís brush, the sky over Lake Superior and Lake Michigan was painted with long rows of white clouds on February 5, 2007. Called cloud streets, these clouds occur when frigid, dry air blows across the lake, where it picks up water vapor from the warmer lake. The water vapor freezes into ice crystals, and clouds form. The clouds take the shape of the wind as it gusts over...||08/28/2007||641|
|Here is an empty area on the Canadian/Alaskan border. Hmm... Some subversive colaboration? Is Canada trying to take over Alaska?||09/29/2005||740|
|There is nothing like the Race to the Clouds, the second oldest race in the US. Since 1916, daring drivers and motorcycle riders have challenged this famous road. The course begins near Mile 7 on the Pikes Peak Highway. It ends 12.4 miles later at the 14,100-foot summit of Pikes Peak. Between are 156 corners, many of the hairpins, cliffs of 2,000 feet and no guardrails.|
This is t...
|Disputed portion of the Alaskan National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)||07/18/2005||468|
|Two fishing boats with one off to the east.||11/13/2006||414|
|There are so many clouds in Papua New Guinea and I think|
this looks a bit funny.
|There are 3 ships docked and one on its way. Ketchikan is a regular stop on the Alaskan Cruise ship route.||07/31/2006||592|
|On Feb 23, 1945, the 398th Bomb Group Low Squadron Lead in A/C 44-8476 led by Major Jean Miller, 603rd Squadron and Captain Kenneth W. Beckstrom, 603rd Squadron hit Lichtenfels, Germany with 13 planes from 13,000 ft. as a "target of opportunity." Lichtenfels is about halfway between Frankfurt and Eger, Czechoslovakia (now called Cheb).|
This photo shows the partial resul...
|Just weeks after taking a beating from Typhoon Man-Yi in mid-July 2007, Japanís southern islands were visited by Typhoon Usagi in early August. Although not as strong as Man-Yi, Usagi still forced the region to cancel air traffic and ferry services, and it left tens of thousand of homes without power, said news reports.|
This image from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradio...
|English channel island Guernsey with a better resolution and without clouds.||09/05/2005||712|
|Attu is the westernmost island in the Near Islands group of the Aleutian Islands of Alaska, making it the westernmost point of land in Alaska and the United States. Attu Station is located at 52į51' north latitude, 173į11' east longitude.|
It is nearly 1,700 km (1,100 miles) from the Alaskan mainland and 1200 km (750 miles) northeast of the northernmost of the Kurile Islands of Ja...