Ken Hardekopf steadies the envelope of the Greenpeace hot air balloon as it is inflated for its inaugural flight in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Oct. 3, 2008. The balloon was designed to call attention to global warming and its threat to life on earth.

Image | October 3, 2008

Ken Hardekopf steadies the envelope of the Greenpeace hot air balloon as it is inflated for its inaugural flight in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Oct. 3, 2008. The balloon was designed to call attention to global warming and its threat to life on earth.