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Global Rainbow lights up Northern Ireland sky

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The Global Rainbow is projected into the night sky from Scrabo Tower, in Newtownards, Northern Ireland on March 16.

Peter Morrison / AP

The Global Rainbow is projected into the night sky from Scrabo Tower, Newtownards, Northern Ireland.

The large scale outdoor laser projection known as the Global Rainbow was visible across the night sky in Newtownards, Northern Ireland. The event signals 100 days to go until the opening of the London 2012 Festival which is a 12-week festival of arts running parallel to the Olympic Games taking place in London. The installation was created by New York artist Yvette Mattern

 

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