The best of Google Earth for June, 2014

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We saw some amazing new Google Earth-related stories in June, and here are some of my favorites. We saw an amazing use of historical Street View imagery in Detroit, showing the rapid decay of some … [Read more...]

How to remove imagery from Street View

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We get a few emails every week from people asking how they can get their image removed from Google Street View, so we thought we'd discuss it here. Thankfully, it's a fairly simple process. As you … [Read more...]

Mapping the 2014 Tour de France

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As he’s done for a few years in a row (2013, 2012, 2011), Dennis at CyclingTheAlps.com has built some great tools to help track the Tour de France in Google Earth. Each course features a map … [Read more...]

Google I/O begins today

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Google I/O, the company's annual conference, begins today in San Francisco. There's no word if we'll see anything for Google Earth unveiled, but Google Maps will certainly have a solid presence. … [Read more...]

Sharing adventure trek plans with Google Earth

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Private Expeditions is a company founded by Paul and Jane Deakin, that takes people to some of the largest mountains around the world, such as Kilimanjaro, Everest and Machu Picchu, for private … [Read more...]

The 2014 World Cup Stadiums in Google Earth

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The 2014 World Cup is well underway, being played in 12 beautiful stadiums across Brazil. All 12 stadiums have awesome 3D models in Google Earth, so we thought we'd show them off to you. Here is an … [Read more...]

Exploring kudzu infestation in the US

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Living in the southeast United States, I'm very familiar with the vine known as kudzu. Introduced to the US from Japan in 1876, kudzu is spreading at an amazing rate of 150,000 acres each year. Kyle … [Read more...]

Locations of famous movies in Google Earth

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Eight years ago, Frank shared with us a neat KML file that showed the locations of famous movies around the world, and now the folks at SkyMoviesHD have compiled a great list of 30 locations using … [Read more...]

Traveling through Romania and Georgia with Google Earth

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GEB reader "fjk" recently biked through Romania and Georgia and did an excellent job of showcasing his trip in Google Earth. fjk and his friend visited Kutaisi, borjomi, Vardzia and various other … [Read more...]

YoubeQ adds new languages, vehicles, places and more

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We first told you about YoubeQ nearly three years ago, and they've been hard at working continually adding features. You can try it all for yourself at youbeq.com or read below for their list of … [Read more...]