FUN WITH SATELLITE IMAGERY

FUN WITH SATELLITE IMAGERY….Daniel Terdiman has an article in Wired about all of the candid world moments caught by the Digital Globe satellite and discovered on Google Maps–including a bombing in Baghdad and a firefight in Najaf. Right now on the Digital Globe homepage, there’s a pretty cool shot of Vatican City and the line of mourners going into St. Peter’s to pay their last respects to the Pope.

Oh, and The Truth about Area 51 may finally be revealed! At last! (via Abu Aardvark)

… and, naturally, there’s a blog devoted to “Google Sightseeing.” Check it out.