The so called spaceship will be Apple's new Headquarter. The official name is Campus 2. Steve Jobs had a hands-on role in designing the facility. Cost will be about 5 Billion US-Dollar. The scheduled completion date is 2016.
The actual headquarter can be seen about a mile west.
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Felix Baumgartner set the world record for skydiving an estimated 39 kilometres (24 miles), reaching an estimated speed of 1357.64 km/h (843.6 mph), or Mach 1.25, on 14 October 2012, and became the first person to break the sound barrier without vehicular power on his descent.[
A blast ripped throught these houses in Buckley st, Shaw near Oldham, early on tuesday morning, killing a two year old by and severly injuring a man, police are treating it as suspicious. I live near here and it's devastating.
The EUPOS initiative is an international expert group of public organisations
coming from the field of geodesy, geodetic survey and satellite deployment.
Partners from 18 CEE countries work on the provision of compatible spatial
reference infrastructures by using the Global Navigation Satellite Systems
(GNSS) GPS, GLONASS and as s...
New Zealand aviation information containing the locations of all airports, heliports, air navigation (NDB/DME/VOR), fixes, frequencies (Tower/App/Dep/Ground/Delivery/ATIS/CFZ/MBZ), visual reporting points
Blythe Bay in the suburbs of Wilmington, NC. In the 1940's this was all farmland, and the huge "Carolina bay" was quite visible in aerial photographs. In today's GE imagery, the bay is not discernible in spite of its being over a mile wide and nearly two miles long. Now that LiDAR derived DEM mappings are available, the bay again is visible in its glory.The following quoted from Henry Savage: "...