The statue of Christ the Redeemer illuminated in Brazilian flag colors, including a projected face designed by Brazil based Italian-French lighting artist Gaspare Di Caro, to celebrate 100 days until the start of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
With deep pockets and an environmentalist's zeal, retired American football player Syd Kitson dreamed up a plan to build the United States' first solar-powered town on a vast swath of rural land in southwest Florida.
An adult Wood Stork tending to a hatchling at Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach, Florida. Spring is the nesting season in southern Florida and over 140 species of birds have been spotted in the wetlands. Photo courtesy: AFP