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The Unisphere sculpture in Queens, New York City

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The Unisphere is a spherical stainless steel representation of the Earth, located in Flushing Meadows
 
December 24 · Issue #474 · View online
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The Unisphere is a spherical stainless steel representation of the Earth, located in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in the New York City borough of Queens. Commissioned as part of the 1964 New York World’s Fair, the sculpture was dedicated to “man’s achievements on a shrinking globe in an expanding universe.” It is 140 feet (43 m) high and 120 feet (37 m) in diameter.
40°44'47.1"N, 73°50'41.4"W

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