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Atomium, Brussels

Picture of the moment: Atomium, Brussels.
Picture of the moment is a weekly series exhibiting pictures, through which I show you a bit of my world.

Enough of South-East Asia. For this week’s moment, let us go to Europe. 🙂

The Atomium has to be one of the most unusual structures in the world. Situated on the northern outskirts of Brussels, it symbolizes a crystallized molecule of iron by the scale of its atoms, magnified 150 thousand million times !!

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The Automium, Brussels.

The construction was designed for the International Exhibition of Brussels held in 1958. It was not intended to survive the Exhibition. However, its popularity made