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|The Human Footprint maps human influence across the globe by combining data on population density, land transformation, accessibility, and electrical power infrastructure. The data is normalized by biome. For more info, visit this link.||10/04/2005||6,433|
|A plane in Beijing.. A museum ??||10/04/2005||614|
|This prototype solar concentrator is situated at the ANU. It is a design for generating power from solar energy, not by conventional means but by using the concentrated solar energy to boil water and use the resulting steam to drive turbines. It has a surface area of 400 square meters and a thermal efficiency of 80-90%. Website here: http://www.wizardpower.com.au/solar_technology.html|
|A quirk on the map I found, and I think is intersting is there are blue, green and red coloured roofs around the city, I believe each one designated a function. They are all similar colours and are spread about the city.|
I think blue is Agruculture, Green is Military. Red I am not so sure.
I know I haven't got them all so iIf you find any more that I don't have, ...
|"MARDI GRASS WORLD" on top of warehouse in New Orleans.||10/03/2005||535|
|Verizon Wireless can be read near the Giants Stadium in New Jersey on top of a gymnasium.||10/03/2005||239|
|Corporate sign of Gray Line in a place near San Francisco.||10/03/2005||518|
|Messages written in parking lot near Daly City.|
"LOVE IS THE ANSWER"
"ROWNIE LOVES SWEEPHE"
"BY GREG, PAUL, STREVE"
|Four red helicopters and other planes on the ground in Bangalore, India.||10/01/2005||619|
|Midway Atoll in the Pacific Ocean.|
Midway Atoll is most famously known for the Battle of Midway in World War II. It consists of a ring-shaped barrier reef and several sand islets. The two significant pieces of land, Sand Island and Eastern Island, provide habitat for hundreds of thousands of seabirds. It is currently a wildlife reservation and is not publically open.
|This is the google logo I found in a pool on the google campus||10/01/2005||2,341|
|This is a driving Skytrain near Victory Monument in Bangkok||10/01/2005||847|
|Here is a BIG lineup error in Calgary, Alberta.|
The west part is about 333 meters to the south compared to the east part. In this example you can see 2 highways, 2 train tracks, and 2 IDENTICAL neighborhoods, even one of the train tracks turn into a highway!
Normally, there is one highway, one train track, and one neighborhood.
|The General Cañas Highway in Costa Rica is showed running into a town; caused by a disarray in the images. The other part of the highway is higher in the map.||10/01/2005||613|
|Large Board near UN City in Vienna reading United We Run.|
Any ideas what this should be?
|You can see in real time the trafic problem in Athens||09/30/2005||3,292|
|Cruiseship at Helsinki Harbor|
(not the same as: http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile1869/Cruise-Ship.htm ) It has different colors, this one's deck is blue instead of mostly orange, thus not a duplicate. BTW, another ship is located about 100m south of it, in dock with only its front bow sticking out of it.
|This is a Gloster Meteror formerly in service in the Royal Danish Airforce. It is now on display outside a school in Vandel. Unfortunately, the resolution is not quite good.||09/29/2005||283|
|Here you can see the power of fire. Pinheiro Grande is a small village in Portugal. |
(After forest fire)
|This is a weird snow print made by a plane (Looks to be a A321) during a snowstorm. When the snowstorm subsided, the plane moved away, and we get this weird snowprint.||09/29/2005||634|
|The Temple of Artemis (Greek: Ἀρτεμίσιον Artemision), also known less precisely as Temple of Diana, was a Greek temple dedicated to Artemis completed— in its most famous phase— around 550 BC at Ephesus (in present-day Turkey). Though the monument was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, only foundations and sculptural fragments of the...||09/29/2005||1,033|
|The Falklands War or the Malvinas War (Spanish: Guerra de las Malvinas), was an armed conflict between Argentina and the United Kingdom over the Falkland Islands, also known in Spanish as the Islas Malvinas, 1982. |
Argentina was in the midst of a devastating economic crisis and large-scale civil unrest against the military junta that was governing Argentina in the period leading up...
|This picture is a creation of a romantic landscaper who is portraiting his beloved one.||09/28/2005||710|