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Old 10-06-2005, 08:52 PM   #21
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Wait... I thought Google Earth was like, Old pictures they formed a globe with... you mean its real time?
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Old 10-06-2005, 09:19 PM   #22
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No, its not real time, just a series of pictures strung together to make a globe, cool if you ask me
Sorry Amorssang for not understanding what i mean, i think it'll be a great idea having a little competiton
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Old 10-06-2005, 09:56 PM   #23
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OK we should do it then...ofcourse, raised awareness would be nice before it happened.
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Old 10-06-2005, 10:05 PM   #24
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You know what would be fun? A game where people have to search for specific things on google earth and post pics.. Like, who can find the most helipads around the world.
Here's three for...

Helecopters, Ft Cambell, Ky: 36°40'47.33"N, 87°29'20.61"W
Hungarian chopper and gunship farm: 47.0741666894, 17.974494518
Bagram Airbase Afghanistan: 34°57'00.99"N, 69° 15'58E
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Old 10-06-2005, 10:09 PM   #25
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Let the games begin you son uva' bitches!
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Old 10-06-2005, 10:21 PM   #26
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Amorssang , why not start a new thread for this. We are hijacking David Lindons post.
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Old 10-06-2005, 10:24 PM   #27
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No picking thread here...
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Old 10-06-2005, 10:53 PM   #28
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My experience with google earth was great!! Its interesting looking at some places you hear so much about on the news etc
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Old 10-06-2005, 11:03 PM   #29
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Then there are some places where you can't even zoom in to look more into detail.
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Old 10-06-2005, 11:05 PM   #30
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Yeah. Google said they're working on getting as many high-res pics as possible, but satellites only travel over certain areas and certain times which makes it difficult.
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