Tag: google earth

You can now look for Carmen Sandiego on Google Earth

Those who grew up in the 80s and 90s have at one time or another played Where In the World is Carmen Sandiego and...

Google Earth tests your geography with Atlas Obscura quizzes

If geography wasn’t your best subject in high school, you’d probably want to skip this new Google Earth feature (unless you want to improve...

See Christmas Island’s crab migration on Street View, Google Earth

If you like watching shows on Animal Planet, Nat Geo, and Discovery, then seeing unedited, “unscripted” and live works of nature would probably interest...

Google Earth now includes crowdsourced photos

While Google Street View and Google Earth already give us a good view of whichever place we want to take a look at almost...

Street View now available on new version of Google Earth VR

The great thing about this whole Internet thing of the past few decades is that it has enabled us to go to places...

Google Earth will soon let you post stories on their platform

While you probably post stories on your various social networks and apps, what if you could share them through the earth instead? Okay, not...

Nat & Friends video explores how Google Earth’s 3D imagery is made

Oftentimes, we take for granted the amazing things we see on our smartphones or computers and don’t even think about the effort and man-hours...

Google Earth 8.0 lets you explore the world more

Apparently, almost all people who have opened Google Earth search for their homes the first time they open the app or the web-based version....

Google Earth and Maps now using Landsat 8 for better imagery

Back in 2013, we got access to a cloud-free mosaic of our earth through, well, Google Earth. Engineers were able to find a way...

Global Forest Change Explorer now available for the classrooms

Forest conservation may not sound like the most exciting thing to discuss amongst the topics relating to climate change and environmental issues, but it...

Google launches Voyager feature to celebrate Google Earth’s 10th year

It's been 10 years since we first started seeing the rest of the world from the comfort of our desks through Google Earth. We've...

Google launches first ever street view of Yosemite’s El Capitan

One of the nerdiest things I do when I’m bored is to “travel” through Google Earth and Street View. It can be fun to...