On September 30, 1935, the Hoover Dam was dedicated by President Franklin D Roosevelt. Construction was completed six months later,…
Here in Powell, Wyoming, they really really love baseball! Thanks: Steve Rot
Tuesday, 24th May 2005
Looks like these trains are stopped at a level crossing on the Burlington Northern railroad track in Wyoming. The Northern one is chopped off by some low-res imagery, but scroll south to see just how incredibly long they are! Amazing.…
Monday, 23rd May 2005
Steve Rot sent us this cool link to somewhere that looks very like Mars (although it’s actually in North Wyoming), thanks Steve!
Friday, 13th May 2005
Devils Tower is a monolith that rises to a height of 1,267 feet and featured prominently in the Steven Spielberg film Close Encounters of the Third Kind (where it was reproduced in mashed potato). Thanks: xylon, Sally, many others.
Tuesday, 12th April 2005
Previously on Google Sightseeing
On this day 98 years ago, the most lopsided college football game ever took place at Grant Field in Atlanta,…
On October 6, 1887, architect Le Corbusier was born, though at the time he was known as Charles-Édouard Jeanneret-Gris. He…