Google Mars

Posted by Ian on Apr 26, 2009 in blog | No Comments
Ever dreamed of visiting another world? Well, the new Google Earth 5.0 gives you just that chance with its’ Mars feature. Providing the first publicly accessible 3D composite of satellite images from NASA of the red planet, Google Earth 5.0 allows you to fly into and out of high detail satellite imagery of the ravines, hills and valleys of Mars. It also features an intellectual history of Mars geography with navigable maps from Giovanni Schiaparelli and others.
Beyond its evident educational applications, this is just the tool to check up on your Martian real estate from Marsshop.com and the Lunar Embassy.

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