Giant Globe at Earth Explorer, Ostend, Belgium

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"Earth Explorer" is science museum in Ostend, Belgium showcasing the four natural elements; Earth, Water, Fire and Wind. Through the exhibits and DIY projects it familiarises the visitors, the where and why of major natural actives like Earthquake, Volcanoes, Tornados, secrets of Ocean depth etc.

The giant Globe located at the entrance to the building measures about 12.5 metres (41 ft) and is made of reinforced fibreglass.

Main source of info: Earth Explorer Official Webpage (in Dutch) (English Translation)

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