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Lee Speigel

The Truth Behind The Malibu Underwater 'Alien Base'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 06.19.2014 | Weird News

A little more than 6 miles off the coast of Point Dume in Malibu, California, an unusual-looking structure sits on the sea bed floor. Based on images ...

What Google Earth WON'T Show You

www.weather.com | Posted 05.10.2014 | Technology

Google Earth allows you to travel the entire planet from your computer...well almost the entire planet....

How Google Earth Led to the Discovery of a Long-Lost Forest

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 07.06.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

The age of exploration is usually said to have ended in the late 1600s, when European settlements had been established on most of the world's continents and the search for new trade routes was pretty much over. But that doesn't mean the globe was fully mapped, not by a long ways.

Heartbreaking Love Story Revealed In Google Earth Photos

www.weather.com | Posted 02.16.2014 | Weird News

In 1977, young Argentine farmer Pedro Martin Ureta tragically lost his wife. He planted the guitar in her honor, and now, nearly 40 years after her de...

Lee Speigel

Google Images Reveal Triangular Moon Mystery: Could It Be An ET Colony?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 01.27.2014 | Weird News

Are extraterrestrials using the moon to watch us from hidden bases? One might jump to that conclusion after looking at an image (seen above) spotte...

Software Takes Command: An Interview with New Media Theorist Lev Manovich, Part 1

Illya Szilak | Posted 02.15.2014 | Books
Illya Szilak

Many of us have become daily producers/reproducers of cultural content, and it is technology that has made this possible.

The Beautiful Story Of How A Son Found His Mother After 25 Years Thanks To Google Earth

Posted 10.16.2013 | Good News

Last year we introduced you to Saroo Brierley, an Indian man who was reunited with his mother after 25 years -- thanks to Google Earth. Now, Goog...

The Snake, the Seeker and the Smartphone

Mary Ellen Hannibal | Posted 08.07.2013 | Green
Mary Ellen Hannibal

Effective communication about the environment, check. Inspiration to address threats to Earth processes, check. Community of like-minded people who ...

This Has Got To Be One Of The Best Jobs For Google

AP | By AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 08.28.2013 | Technology

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's volcanoes, rainforests and beaches will soon be visible on Google Street View. Google Inc. said Thursday it ...

Popcorn Preview: The Bling Ring

Leslie Sisman | Posted 08.21.2013 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: The Bling Ring (2013) Cast includes: Katie Chang (A Birder's Guide to Everything), Israel Broussard (Flipped), Emma Watson (Harry Potter series)...

LOOK: Is That A Face In Them Hills?

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.22.2013 | Technology

The "Man on the Moon" apparently has cousins on Earth. Combining facial-recognition technology and Google maps, a design studio called Onformative ...

Someday You May Be Able To Find Flights Right On Google Maps

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.15.2013 | Technology

Last week, we got a little peak at some rumored Google Maps updates, and were struck with how much the new Google Maps reminded us of Apple Maps. This...

This 'Murder' Caught On Google Earth Isn't What It Seems

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 06.27.2013 | Technology

Redditors love to try to solve crimes. As many of them gathered to pool clues to the Boston bombing case on Wednesday, there was another group on the ...

Indian Police Have A Problem With Google Maps

Reuters | Devidutta Tripathy | Posted 06.06.2013 | Technology

By Devidutta Tripathy NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Police in India are investigating to determine whether U.S. Internet Google Inc violated r...

Did A Google Earth Mistake Cause A Couple's Brutal Murder?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.13.2013 | Technology

Google Earth is not a perfect mapping tool -- but could an error within the service have caused an innocent couple's murder? That's the question po...

You Can See A North Korea Prison Camp From Google Earth

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 01.29.2013 | Technology

Earlier this month Google executive Eric Schmidt embarked on a journey to North Korea, one of the world's most secretive and Internet-restrictive coun...

Mysterious 'Structures' Spotted On Google Earth Identified

Posted 01.14.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 01/10/2013 05:53 PM EST on LiveScience Buildings captured in a mysterious set of satellite imag...

Google Earth Reveals This Country's Dark Secrets

Reuters | Paul Eckert | Posted 03.12.2013 | Technology

By Paul Eckert WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt's visit to North Korea this week has been met with sharp c...

Climate Advice to New York City: Act Like an Island

Alexia Parks | Posted 02.02.2013 | Denver
Alexia Parks

With billions of federal dollars flowing toward the shores of New York and New Jersey, isn't it about time for politicians and civic leaders to sit down with the new kid on the block and come to an understanding of who is really in charge here?

Betsy Isaacson

Google's Mapmaker: Meet The Man Behind Google Earth

HuffingtonPost.com | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 11.30.2012 | Technology

Ed Parsons is Google’s chief geospatial technologist, responsible for evangelizing the “what," “how” and “why” of Google's mapping activit...

Ancient Temple's Big Secret Exposed By Google Earth

| Posted 10.15.2012 | Science

By Traci Watson Scientists have long known that the sandstone blocks used to build the famous Angkor Wat temple and other monuments in the ancient C...

An Orphaned Boy's Google Earth Quest

Vanity Fair | Posted 10.08.2012 | Technology

Separated from his older brother at a train station, five-year-old Saroo Munshi Khan found himself lost in the slums of Calcutta. Nearly 20 years late...

LOOK: Google Introduces Incredible New Project

AP | By TRACIE CONE | Posted 09.27.2012 | San Francisco

FRESNO, Calif. -- Imagine being the only driver on a two-lane asphalt highway as the stark desolation of Death Valley National park passes on each sid...

LOOK: Mysterious Satellite Image Triggers 'Drone' Speculation

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.19.2012 | Science

A satellite image of what appears to be an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone, at a Lockheed Martin facility has fueled speculation about what th...

Andrea Stone

PHOTOS: Exclusive Satellite Images Show Syria Massacre

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 05.31.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- New satellite images of the besieged Syrian region of Houla provide stark evidence of last week's massacre of more than 100 civilians, m...