Building the Dream Car
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Panoramabillede af Thomas K Sharpless EXPERT Taget 14:20, 15/07/2012 - Views loading...

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Building the Dream Car

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Behind their home in Jamestown, Rhode Island, father William and son Chris Smith are working on their electric car, which combines a replica Lamboghini body shell with the chassis of an old Chevy pickup truck.  It has a 100 hp electric motor and lots of batteries, and will be powered by renewable energy from William's wind generator.

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Billeder tæt på Narragansett Bay

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A: Hull Cove by Moonlight

Af Thomas K Sharpless, 240 meter væk

Looking South at 2 AM, 2 or 3 days past full, the moon sits almost on the meridien, with Venus below ...

Hull Cove by Moonlight

B: Dark Rocks

Af Thomas K Sharpless, 490 meter væk

Early morning view from a nook in the rocks along the North shore of Hull cove, Jamestown, RI.  Samya...

Dark Rocks

C: Bright Rocks

Af Thomas K Sharpless, 530 meter væk

An early morning view near Short Point on Hull Cove, Jamestown, Rhode Island.Samyang 7.5mm/NEX-5n, 6 ...

Bright Rocks

D: WW II Fire Control Bunker

Af Thomas K Sharpless, 1.4 km væk

One of the telescope bunkers built during World War II atop Prospect Hill on Beavertail, Jamestown RI...

WW II Fire Control Bunker

E: Castle Hill Lighthouse

Af Christopher Blake, 2.2 km væk

Castle Hill Lighthouse

Castle Hill Lighthouse

F: Castle Hill Light 2

Af Christopher Blake, 2.2 km væk

Castle Hill Lighthouse in Newport Rhode Island

Castle Hill Light 2

G: Castle Hill Lighthouse

Af Joe Bushee, 2.2 km væk

This lighthouse is owned by the US Coast Guard.The grounds are open, but not the tower.  That being s...

Castle Hill Lighthouse

H: Beavertail Lighthouse

Af Christopher Blake, 2.3 km væk

Beavertail Lighthouse, Jamestown, Rhode Island

Beavertail Lighthouse

I: Beavertail Point in Light Fog

Af Thomas K Sharpless, 2.3 km væk

In the mouth Narragansett Bay on Conanicut Island (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conanicut_Island) Bea...

Beavertail Point in Light Fog

J: West Cove below Fort Wetherill

Af Thomas K Sharpless, 2.7 km væk

West Cove at Fort Wetherill in Jamestown, RI, is a popular spot for scuba diving.  On the far side yo...

West Cove below Fort Wetherill

Dette panorama blev taget i Narragansett Bay

Dette er et overblik over Narragansett Bay

Narragansett Bay dominates the geography of the tiny state of Rhode Island, extending 25 miles northwards and inland from the Atlantic Ocean right into the heart of its major cities.  It is fed by the watersheds of 3 major rivers: the Blackstone, the Taunton and the Pawtuxet.  Narragansett Bay defines the region's culture, its history, sense of place and quality of life.  The cities of Providence, Newport, Fall River, Warwick and Newport all owe their start to the bay and the opportunities it provided for water power, commercial growth and transportation. 

Once badly polluted, the Narragansett Bay has made a tremendous comeback in the last 3 decades as communities all around the bay have revitalized their connection to the bay and taken steps to curb human impact.  Aerial Vr plans a series of panoramas intended to capture the area's unique natural beauty, both from its surface and from the air as well as the vitality and uniqueness of its communities.

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