Konut shows off amazing 3D construction projects in Turkey


The people that brought us 3DLocationEarth a few years ago are back with a great new project called 3DKonut. They've created the models on the site to show off a variety of construction projects in … [Read more...]

Google continues to expand 3D imagery, but starting to phase out 3D Warehouse


Google is continuing to push out very rapid updates to their 3D imagery, now releasing it in a variety of new cities: United States: Jackson, MS, Sumter, SC, Sioux City, IA, Newark, NJ, Brunswick, … [Read more...]

Showing 3D nuclear explosions in Google Earth


Google Earth/Maps has been used to show the location of nuclear bombs and map out nuclear disaster potential for a while now.  Alex Wellerstein's NukeMap was a very popular tool, and now he's back … [Read more...]

Google pushing out 3D Imagery at a rapid pace


Last month we shared a big 3D Imagery update with you (June 11) when Google had added a few more cities.  Then a few weeks later they added more (July 3). Then last week they added a bunch … [Read more...]

44th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission

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44 years ago tomorrow, July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to set foot on the moon. The best way to experience the landing is by viewing this … [Read more...]

Google releases 3D Imagery in Atlanta, Chicago and more


Google has quietly released 3D Imagery in more new cities including Atlanta, Chicago, Edmonton, Winnipeg, West Midlands (UK)  and perhaps a few others.  As with the previous cities they've updated, it … [Read more...]

“Sailing Alone Around the World” in Google Earth


Colin Hazelhurst, who has built impressive tours such as Captain James Cook's exploration of Australia, is back with an amazing collection of tours that show the voyage of Captain Joshua Slocum in his … [Read more...]

SketchUp 2013 released


Trimble (the company that purchased SketchUp last year) has just released SketchUp 2013 with a variety of upgrades and enhancements. Extension Warehouse The new Extension Warehouse is designed to be … [Read more...]

Moore, Oklahoma in Google Earth


As Google often does after horrible events like the tornadoes in Oklahoma this week, Google has created a Crisis Response Page to assist with the relief effort.  The map includes a wealth of … [Read more...]

Old Trafford Stadium in Google Earth


Home of Manchester United, Old Trafford is a historic stadium in England that can hold over 75,000 spectators.  Manchester has been playing there for more than 100 years, starting when the stadium … [Read more...]