NEW WORKING EVEN – Have you ever thought you would see this number of planes in the desert? Well, just what you did. The Southern California airport, in Victoria, a city on the west coast of the United States, has a depot for an aircraft with more than 150 non-use aircraft. This happened because the demand for the Boeing 747 model has dropped significantly in the last two decades.
COLOR OF DATABASE – These colorful stripes are part of the tulip cultivation area in Lys, a city in the western Netherlands. Flowers begin to bloom in March and reach their peak in April. In the country, more than 4,300 million light bulbs are grown each year.
PERFECT FORMS – These small squares are part of the Axempe area, in the Spanish city of Barcelona, known for the rack used for building buildings. The design, by the Catalan urban planter Ildefons Serda, thinks about wide streets with octagonal intersections that enable the use of sunlight and facilitate ventilation. It also has a surface that allows parking vehicles for a short period of time.
SOLAR CONCENTRATION – This photo shows a solar thermal power plant with a special storage system called Gemasolar. It's in the city of Seville, in the south of Spain. There are 2,650 mirrors that take advantage of the energy generated by the sun.
MONTAÑA FÉRREA – This is the appearance of the iron iron mine on Mount Valbac, in Western Australia. 98% of the steel used in the construction of buildings, cars and appliances as refrigerators consists of this mineral.
GEOMETRY PARIS – The Parisian streets were designed by French Prefect Georges-Evgeny Hausmann between 1853 and 1870. It was necessary to destroy the overcrowded and unhealthy medieval neighborhoods. They were replaced by the construction of diagonal and wide roads, parks, fountains, aqueducts and sewer systems.
COLORS AND FIELDS – How many geometric shapes can you identify in this image? It was taken to Pembrokeshire, an area in the south-eastern part of Wales, in the United Kingdom.
BRANCH OF PERTH – This is how the sea looks like in Perth, a city on the west coast of Australia. The area is well known because it has beautiful beaches with white sand. From the sky you can see the different shades of blue, the sea currents, and the ones that form when the waves hit the shore.
COLOR IN THE SEA – These tankers are waiting near the port of Singapore, the second highest in the world. There, one fifth of the containers arrive in ports from different countries, and also half of the annual supply of oil.
GREEN GREENWORKS – The structures seen in the photo are found in Almeria, a city in southern Spain. They occupy an area of 194 km² and use a technique called "plasstilution", which aims to speed up the cultivation of fruits. As a reference, only 18 km² of the total area is visible in the picture.