The New Year's Eve ball set up celebrations in Times Square in New York City, NY, USA (@Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Demotix/Corbis)
- When debuted in 1907, this was made of wrought iron and wood and weighed 700 pounds.""It\s now a sphere of crystal and LED lights which has quadrupled in size
- Planning on cracking open a bottle of champagne to toast new year?""Don\t try this at home
- An estimated global audience of one billion will witness this glowing orb tonight.""Where\s it going to be the centre of attention?
- Curious to see how people across the world celebrate the start of 2013?""Just like this