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main faade - four evangelists matthew, mark, luke and john sculpted by tommaso ruer -- basilica di santa maria della salute, venice, italy - the four niches around the door are wood sculptures of the four evangelists matthew, mark, luke and john. the two sybils, eritrea and cumana, who rest atop and on either side of the door symbolize the announcement of the coming of the messiah to the pagans. at the very top is the virgin and christ child.

The Nazca Lines Are Giant Sketches Drawn In The Desert Of Western Peru By Ancient Peoples. The Drawings Were Created On Such A Large Scale Is Such That The Shapes Can Be Readily Discerned Only From The Air, Leading To A Variety Of Theories About Their Purpose. The Nazca Lines Were Created In The Time Of The Nazca Indians, Who Flourished In The Area From 200 Bc To About 600 Ad. Graves And Ruins Of Their Civilization Have Been Found Near The Lines.