Image of the Day: Solar Ship Circumnavigates the Globe

The MS Tûranor PlanetSolar has become to first solely solar-powered watercraft to circumnavigate the globe. According to Popular Science, the 115-foot-long ship is anything but ordinary, costing more than $16 million and housing 38,000 individual photovoltaic cells taking up 500 square meters of deck space.

Click here to watch videos of the historic arrival of PlanetSolar into Monaco's Hercule Harbor.

Credit: PlanetSolar