Google Street View Sightseeing

Building Collapses in New York: Google Street View Shows a Crack full story here: http://bit.ly/1tdLh via @mashable

Sunday, 21st June 2009

Who wouldn’t want to live in a UFO-shaped house? See more UFO houses on our blog

Friday, 19th June 2009

Wow, people *really* aren’t paying any attention to this sign, huh?

Friday, 19th June 2009

Yet another nasty car crash. How long before the #streetview car is involved?

Friday, 19th June 2009

The snappy-named Building N-221B at NASA’s Ames Research Center is the world’s largest wind tunnel at 80x120ft

Friday, 19th June 2009

Painted to slow down drivers, this scary giant ladybug would probably cause a crash late at night

Friday, 19th June 2009

Welcome to Google Sightseeing

Google Sightseeing takes you on a tour of the world as seen from satellite, using the free Google Earth program, or Google Maps in your web browser. Our team of authors present weird and wonderful sights as suggested by readers.

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Previously on Google Sightseeing

Volcanoes of the Northern Marianas (Volcano Week 7)

The Mariana Islands are part of a great submerged mountain range that extends all the way from Guam north to Japan. While the southern Marianas are known worldwide as tourist destinations, the uninhabited northernmost islands are actually a long string of active volcanoes fed by the subduction of the Pacific Plate into the Mariana Trench, the deepest location on Earth.

Google Sightseeing writer set to climb Africa’s tallest volcano

Two years ago our very own Noel Ballantyne wrote an article for Volcano Week 5 about Mount Kilimanjaro, a dormant…

Sakura-jima (Volcano Week 7)

Once a volcanic island centered in Japan’s Kagoshima Bay, during an eruption in 1914 the Sakura-jima volcano decided to change…

Recent Comments

  1. Ionut: This type of geography is very atractive. We can descover many interesting places because of you.
  2. criticalmass: Every day I get this as an update – and every day starts with a song… [HER:] They say we’re...
  3. Wayne: I’ve taken one of those half-day tours to Niihau. The helicopter company, owned by the Robinson family,...
  4. Jel: And that’s not to mention the Dutch 11-towns race, when and if it gets cold enough – nigh on 200km....
  5. Andrew Thielmann: Not longest skating anymore: the skating trail on the lake in Invermere (lat/lng:50.493583,...

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