Morocco is claiming to generate 13% of it's energy from this thermal energy plant. And of course, miles of mirrors in the middle of a desert make for great photos. There's a similar project underway in the Mojave. Hopefully we'll have a photo gallery of mirrors on U.S.
Ever since Dominique Strauss-Kahn was placed on house arrest members of the media have been camped out, hoping to get a glimpse of the former head of the IMF. While the moment Strauss-Kahn leaves the building will surely be exciting, the downtime can get monotonous.
The devastation of Joplin, Missouri resulted in many solemn photos today from Getty. The American flag being recovered from the rubble in this one elevates the photo from straight documentation to metaphor.
President Obama's visit to Ireland proved quite photogenic today. From the massive crowds to the huge flags, it was expertly produced. But the best image is of the band Jedward entertaining the crowd and their matching blond fauxhawks. Bask in their glory.View the whole gallery at once as a mosaic.