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The View from Above March 19, 2006

Posted by Tim in Science/Tech, Uncategorized.
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Mars

Has Tim finally discovered art? Well no, it’s actually a picture of Mars, coloured by altitude. Google Mars displays the mapped regions of the Red Planet based on satellite photos. There’s also Google Moon and Google Earth if you want to stay closer to home.

Looking into space gives you both a sense of wonder and humility – you feel wonder that the Earth is the way it is, and humbled by how big and beautiful the universe is compared us tiny humans.

Something like this:
Me relative to earth

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1. sandra - April 1, 2006

I AM BACK FROM NS! DID YOU MISS ME? PENANG LAKSA!

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2. marv - June 4, 2006

this blog is dead


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