Please note that Practice Targets #1 through #11 correspond to the targets from our previous website.

 

Target #38: 2017 3057

Your target was The Sistine Chapel in Vatican City.

Your target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sistine_Chapel

http://www.vatican.va/various/cappelle/sistina_vr/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AgtP3exMDHk

Target #37: 8002 7111

Your target was the Ziggurat of Ur in Dhi Qar Province, Iraq

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ziggurat_of_Ur

http://smarthistory.khanacademy.org/ziggurat-of-ur.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=npHjvqrywPM

Target #36: 2008 7251

Your target was Red Sands Fort in the Thames Estuary, UK

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://www.project-redsand.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-p-MjmFTac

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maunsell_Forts

Target #35: 8002 2107

Your target was Masada in Israel.

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masada

http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/1040

http://masada.org.il/en

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rdAmBTH-2mg

Target #34: 8002 7001

Your target was Al-Masjid Al-Haram or The Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masjid_al-Haram

http://www.sacred-destinations.com/saudi-arabia/mecca-haram-mosque

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/saudiarabia_mecca

Target #33: 8002 7327

Your target was the Aquarius Reef Base in the Florida Keys, USA

Your target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aquarius_(laboratory)

http://aquarius.fiu.edu/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gj6frb_mHzQ

Target #32: 2003 1802

Your target was Wat Rong Khun (the White Temple) in Chiang Rai, Thailand.

Your target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wat_Rong_Khun

http://www.thailandforchildren.com/chiang-mai-family-travel/chiang-rai/white-temple-wat-rong-khun-thailand

http://www.renown-travel.com/temples/wat-rong-khun.html

http://www.bangkokpost.com/travel/travel-feature/413609/shaken-not-shattered

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vLCvoVMQOyw

Target #31: 8006 3361

Your target was the “Door to Hell” in Derweze, Turkmenistan.

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Door_to_Hell

http://asianhistory.about.com/od/asianenvironmentalhistory/ss/Gates-of-Hell-Derweze-Turkmenistan.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gM7Bt-glqyY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-RyrBJ4jWA

Target #30: 2001 2001

Your target was Chand Baori Step Well in Rajasthan, India.

Your target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://www.amusingplanet.com/2012/10/chand-baori-step-well-in-rajasthan-india.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2269135/Well-I-Incredible-man-watering-hole-India-features-maze-seemingly-ending-steps.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9aWj0aqCPi0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilWbowNv5PI

Target #29: 8001 2751

Your target was the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia.

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/about/house_history_landing.aspx

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sydney_Opera_House

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d24LRwTx4Pw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oOCFj5CkOdk

Target #28: 8007 2611

Your target was the Three Gorges Dam in Hubei, China.

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Three_Gorges_Dam

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/chinas-three-gorges-dam-disaster/

http://www.discovery.com/tv-shows/discovery-presents/videos/discovery-china-revealed-three-gorges-dam.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLe0QG5weck

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z7XL7mrkU8c

Target #27: 8002 2037

Your target was the balcony of Buckingham Palace on the day of the Royal Wedding Apr 29, 2011 at the moment that the Royal Air Force planes passed overhead.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wedding_of_Prince_William_and_Catherine_Middleton

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1381795/Royal-Wedding-kiss-Prince-William–Kate-Middleton-drive-away-vintage-Aston-Martin.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c38lPvrPuT4

Target #26: 8002 2007

Your target was the “International Space Station” in orbit around the Earth.

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Space_Station

http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/main/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8rHarp1GEE

http://www.ustream.tv/channel/iss-hdev-payload

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=afBm0Dpfj_k

Target #25: 8002 9351

Your target was the Salvador Dali Museum in Figueres, Spain.

Your target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dal%C3%AD_Theatre_and_Museum

http://curious-places.blogspot.ca/2011/01/dali-museum-figueres-spain.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RhhAMgjglzo

Target #24: 8002 9451

Your target was the “Castle Bravo” nuclear blast at Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands on March 1, 1954. The blast took place at 6:45am, local time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castle_Bravo#Detonation

http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/up-front/posts/2014/02/27-castle-bravo-largest-us-nuclear-explosion-rowberry

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fd1IFjBNNVo

Target #23: 8002 1302

Your target was the site known as the “monolith” on Phobos, one of the moons of Mars.

Your target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phobos_monolith

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phobos_(moon)

http://www.thelivingmoon.com/43ancients/02files/Mars_Images_64_Monolith_Phobos.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mFDPj36vbGE

Target #22: 8002 3007

Your target was the “initiation well” at Quinta Da Regaleira, a castle in Sintra, Portugal.

You target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quinta_da_Regaleira

http://www.topo.biz/2013/02/masonic-initiation-well-in-quinta-da-regaleira/

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/18/quinta-da-regaleira-portugal_n_5148318.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCulacxG9cU

Target #21: 2011 8034

Your target was The Louvre Pyramid in Paris, France

Your target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louvre_Pyramid

http://www.aviewoncities.com/paris/louvrepyramid.htm

http://www.greatbuildings.com/buildings/Pyramide_du_Louvre.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8gdbBR3WXVM

Target #20: 1918 2007

Your target was the eruption of Mount St. Helens, 8:32am May 18, 1980

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1980_eruption_of_Mount_St._Helens

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-H_HZVY1tT4

http://www.livescience.com/27553-mount-st-helens-eruption.html

Target #19: 8207 2301

Your target was The Yonaguni Monument off the coast of Yonaguni, Japan.

You target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yonaguni_Monument

http://heritageofjapan.wordpress.com/just-what-was-so-amazing-about-jomon-japan/the-mystery-of-yonaguni-is-there-a-5000-year-old-underwater-pyramid-and-city/

http://themindunleashed.org/2013/06/the-yonaguni-monument.html

http://www.theepochtimes.com/n2/science/yonaguni-mysterious-underwater-pyramid-in-japan-62546.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIu2rA0yd9s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpLuIDgneRg#t=135

Target #18: 2107 8301

Your target was the replica of the Eiffel Tower in Tianducheng, China

Your target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://weburbanist.com/2013/09/07/paris-of-the-east-abandoned-replica-ghost-city-in-china/

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/07/paris-china-tianducheng_n_3714385.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vraM60Jnc98

Target #17: 4047 2061

Your target was the main chamber of Hal Saflieni Hypogeum in Malta.

Your target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypogeum_of_%C4%A6al-Saflieni

http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/130

http://heritagemalta.org/museums-sites/hal-saflieni-hypogeum/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GlNbBSIdCuE

Target #16: 8567 1201

Your target was the Borobudur Temple Compound in Central Java, Indonesia.

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The focal point of the target was the center of the roof.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borobudur

http://www.borobudurpark.com/

http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/592

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TsWYHiKePs

Target #15: 8006 2701

Your target was Old Faithful Geyser at Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Faithful

http://www.nps.gov/yell/photosmultimedia/yellowstonelive.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPt6FZzriXQ

Target #14: 3705 1607

The target was to be viewed in past time.

The target was Felix Baumgartner’s record-breaking freefall from the stratosphere on October 14, 2014. Describe the target, energetics, and activities present.

The following websites offer pictures and background information:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYw4meRWGd4

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Baumgartner#Red_Bull_Stratos

http://www.redbullstratos.com/

Target #13: 2004 1961

You target was the Ice Hotel in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden on March 18, 2014 at 21:30 local time.

The focus of the target was the main hall and to describe the structure.

The following websites will give you more information about your target:

http://www.icehotel.com/art-and-design/this-years-artists/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Icehotel_(Jukkasj%C3%A4rvi)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_G95gO1_RE

Target #12: 2001 8261

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The target was the Falkirk Wheel near Falkirk, Scotland.

The following websites offer pictures and background information:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falkirk_Wheel

http://www.thefalkirkwheel.co.uk/home

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rVYGG9TqsT4

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rv59oimIfXA

Target #11: 2007 8137

Your target was the Sankore Madrasah in Timbuktu, Mali; present time. You can find more information at the following websites:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sankore_Madrasah
http://www.muslimheritage.com/topics/default.cfm?ArticleID=371
http://www.pbs.org/wonders/Episodes/Epi5/5_wondr6.htm

Target #10: 8003 5703

Your target was the whirlpool at Lake Peigneur on November 21, 1980.

You can find more information at the following websites:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Peigneur
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHol4ICeDoo

Target #9: 2006 2768

Your target was the surface of the former “planet” Pluto. The following websites will provide you with more information and pictures:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pluto
http://www.space.com/pluto/
http://www.nineplanets.org/pluto.html

Target #8: 2004 8163

Your target was the first atomic bomb test in New Mexico, 1945 and to describe the blast.

The following websites will provide you with pictures and more information:

http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/atomictest.htm
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/databank/entries/dp45at.html
http://nuclearweaponarchive.org/Usa/Tests/Trinity.html

Target #7: 2005 6702

Your target was a church called “Bete Giyorgis” or “House of St. George” in Lalibela, Ethiopia and to describe the exterior.

The following websites will provide you with pictures and more information:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lalibela
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Church_of_Saint_George,_Lalibela
http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/18

Target #6: 2007 3765

Your target was the Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia.

You can find more information at the following websites:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angkor_Wat
http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/668

Target #5: 3005 2817

Your target was Michelangelo’s statue of David at the Accademia dell’ Arte del Disegno in Florence, Italy; it was to be viewed in present time

The following websites offer pictures and background information:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michelangelo’s_David
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/arts/3634730.stm

Target #4: 2005 2608

The target was an event to be viewed in past time.

The target was the explosion over the Tunguska River Valley in Siberia on June 30, 1908.

The following websites offer pictures and background information:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tunguska_event
http://www.spacedaily.com/news/deepimpact-02q.html
http://www-th.bo.infn.it/tunguska/Spie-proceedings.pdf 

Target #3: 8004 2135

The target was to be viewed in present time.

Your target was the Temple Church in London, England.

The following websites offer pictures and background information:

http://www.templechurch.com/
http://www.crusader.org.uk/templechurch/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temple_Church

Target #2: 8004 2671

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The target was the “Bimini Road” off the island of Bimini in the Bahamas.

The following websites offer pictures and background information:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bimini_Road
http://www.bibliotecapleyades.net/esp_bermuda_5f.htm

Target #1: 4001 2865

The target was to be viewed in present time.

The target was the Colossi of Memnon on the west bank of Luxor (ancient Thebes) in Egypt.

The following websites offer pictures and background information:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colossi_of_Memnon
http://www.touregypt.net/collmem.htm
http://www.akhet.co.uk/memnon.htm
http://www.bluffton.edu/~sullivanm/egypt/thebes/colossi/colossi.html