857-95583 - Quartier de la Sorbonne is 20th administrative district or quartier of Paris, France. It is located in 5th arrondissement of Paris, near jardin du Luxembourg and Sorbonne, on Montagne Sainte-Genevieve, Paris, Ile-de-France, France
857-92688 - Entrance arch to Santa Monica Pier, from the Pacific Coast Highway. A popular excursion spot for more than a century, the Santa Monica Pier draws crowds daily. From Wikipedia: "The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier located at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, California and is a prominent, 100-year-old landmark. The pier contains Pacific Park, a family amusement park with its one-of-a-kind, state-of-the-art, solar paneled Ferris wheel. It also has an original carousel hippodrome from the 1920s, the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium operated by Heal the Bay, shops, entertainers, a video arcade, a trapeze school, pubs, and restaurants. The west end of the pier is a popular location for anglers.
911-10638 - The Muni Seva Ashram in Goraj, near Vadodara, India, is a tranquil haven of humanitarian care. The Ashram is hugely sustainable, next year it will be completely carbon neutral. Its first solar panels were installed in 1984, long before climate change was on anyones agenda. Their energy is provided from solar panels, and wood grown on the estate. Waste food and animal manure is turned inot biogas to run the estates cars and also used for cooking. Solar cookers are also used, and the air conditioning for the hospital is solar run. 70 % of the food used is grown on the estate. They provide an orphanage, schools for all ages, vocational training, care for the elderly, a specialist cancer hospital withstate of the art machinary, and even have a solar crematorium. This shot shows the girls school.
832-237351 - Ceiling frescoes in the pilgrimage church in Steinhausen, one of the greatest masterpieces of the early rococo, main piece of the Wessobrunner School, Upper Swabia, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany, Europe
832-186792 - Light art at the SANAA building, Zollverein School, by Eva-Maria Joeressen, at the GlueckAuf2010 cultural festival at the start of the European Capital of Culture year, on the site of the Zeche Zollverein mine and coking plant, Essen, North Rhine-Westphal
832-188590 - Monument to Prince William of Baden in Salem Abbey, a monastery of the Cistercian order, South German Rococo style, location of the Salem Castle Boarding School, Salem municipality, Linzgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, Europe
832-186794 - Light art at the SANAA building, Zollverein School, by Eva-Maria Joeressen, at the GlueckAuf2010 cultural festival at the start of the European Capital of Culture year, on the site of the Zeche Zollverein mine and coking plant, Essen, North Rhine-Westphal