What is This?

By Attila Nagy on at

No, this is not a deleted scene, or an abandoned set from a science fiction movie. But you're not far off.

Actually this colourful structure is the 50m tall, 1000-tonne mobile launch gantry for ESA's Vega launcher in French Guiana, as seen from the bottom looking up, captured by photographer Edgar Martins. (via ESA)