Earth across space

Earth across space
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NOV 29 GOOGLE EARTH

B)Our most detailed view of Earth across space and time

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C)Earth across space. The nature of water: unveiling the most detailed view of water on Earth

D)Thanks to a partnership between the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre and Google. We can now get a view into the past three decades. Of water on the surface. Of Earth and see how stories like these have shaped the world over time. In unprecedented detail.

DEC 6 ENVIRONMENT

E)We’re set to reach 100% renewable energy — and it’s just the beginning

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F)In 2017, Google will reach 100% renewable energy for our global operations — both data centers and offices. To reach this goal we’ll be directly buying enough wind. And solar electricity annually to account for every unit of electricity our operations consume.

G)NOV 29 GOOGLE EARTH In 2017. Google will reach 100% renewable energy for our global operations — both data centers and offices.
Our most detailed view of Earth across space and timeToday, we’re making our largest update to Timelapse yet, with four additional years of imagery. Petabytes of new data, and a sharper view of the Earth from 1984 to 2016.
NOV 22 GOOGLE EARTH
H)Google Earth: The 25-Year SearchB)In 2017, Google will reach 100% renewable energy for our global operations — both data centers and offices. To celebrate the upcoming release of the film Lion. We invite you to retrace Saroo’s journey through the Finding Home experience now available in Google Earth’s Voyager layer. The experience takes you behind-the-scenes of Saroo’s search—what he used to guide him. The odds he faced. And how with a lot of will and a bit of luck, he was able to find home.
NOV 17 PIXEL
I)Meet the Google Earth and Google Trends Live Cases LOAD MORE STORIES In 2017, Google will reach 100%. Renewable energy for our global operations — both data centers and offices.
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B)Google Earth turns 10 today

June 29, 2015

C)When Google Earth was first introduced 10 years ago, it immediately stole my heart. Beyond the freedom to fly anywhere in the world, I was captivated by the ability to paint and visualize geographic data on this incredible global canvas. google earth

D)Drawn to datasets backed by real human stories, I started making my own maps with KML a few weeks after Earth’s release in 2005. For my master’s degree, I used Google Earth to build a virtual representation of a high-tech biological research reserve. Vint Cerf saw my work, which eventually led to a job on the Google Earth Outreach team, turning my passion for telling stories with maps into a career. google earth

F)2005 was the beginning of Google Earth’s evolution, as well. In August of that year, Hurricane Katrina showed us how useful mapping tools like Earth could be for crisis response efforts. Rescue workers compared before and after Satellite imagery in Google Earth to better locate where people were stranded. And in the years after, with more than 2 billion downloads by people in nearly every country in the world, Earth has enabled people to discover new coral reefs, journey to the Moon and into deep space, find long-lost parents, clear landmines and much more.

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G)Google Earth images of Gulfport, Mississippi’s shoreline before and after Hurricane Katrina. 

The ability to empower groups as diverse as school children and NASA scientists to learn more about the world is what I love about Google Earth. It has the potential to make the planet a far more connected place, if you take the time to explore, discover and share what you learn. So to celebrate how far Google Earth has come and our leap into the next 10 years, we’ve created a few new ways to help you better see places from around (and above) the world.

Voyager
The world is a big place, and it can be hard to know where to begin your virtual journey. Now you can jump straight to the newest and most interesting imagery around the globe with a new layer, Voyager, available in desktop versions of Google Earth.

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H)Different imagery types in Voyager are shown by color

In this first edition of Voyager, you’ll find five sections to explore:

  • Street View: highlights from Street View, including the Taj Mahal and the Grand Canyon
  • Earth View: striking landscapes around the globe as seen from space (more below)
  • 3D cities: a showcase of cities and towns available in photorealistic 3D (don’t forget to tilt!)
  • Satellite imagery updates: a map of our most recently published satellite imagery
  • Highlight tour: with thousands of Voyager locations to choose from, take a quick tour of a few to whet your appetite.
The Kemgon Gompa—available in the Street View layer—is a Buddhist monastery in Lukla, Nepal

Earth View
Looking at our planet from above is not only a reminder of how interdependent our human and natural ecosystems are—it also lays bare the Earth’s staggering and often surreal beauty.

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I)The Hammar Marshes of Iran are an uncharacteristic yet beautiful wetland feature in the otherwise arid climate

Earth View is library of some of the most striking and enigmatic landscapes available in Google Earth. It started as a 20 percent project last year by a few. Googlers who enjoyed scouring satellite imagery for these gems. These images soon made their way onto Android phones, Chromecast and Chromebooks as a distinctive kind of wallpaper.

J)Islands surrounding Cuba seen in the Earth View Chrome Extension

For Earth’s 10th birthday. We’re expanding the Earth View collection to 1,500 landscapes from every continent. And ocean and making it accessible to even more people. The new imagery is available with an updated version of our Chrome extension and a new web gallery. Download high-resolution wallpapers for your mobile and desktop devices, or better yet, print them up for your walls!.

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Thank you for the last 10 years exploring your world with Google Earth. We hope Voyager and Earth View will unlock a new perspective on our planet. We look forward to seeing what the next decade brings!.             K)Google Earth images of Gulfport, Mississippi’s shoreline before and after Hurricane Katrina. L)Google Earth images of Gulfport, Mississippi’s shoreline before and after Hurricane Katrina. M)Google Earth images of Gulfport, Mississippi’s shoreline before and after Hurricane Katrina. O)Google Earth images of Gulfport, Mississippi’s shoreline before and after Hurricane Katrina. P)Google Earth images of Gulfport, Mississippi’s shoreline before and after Hurricane Katrina. Q)Google Earth images of Gulfport, Mississippi’s shoreline before and after Hurricane Katrina. U)So to celebrate how far Google Earth has come and our leap into the next 10 years, we’ve created a few new ways to help you better see places from around. (and above) the world. L)So to celebrate how far Google Earth has come and our leap into the next 10 years, we’ve created a few new ways to help you better see places from around (and above) the world. M)So to celebrate how far Google Earth has come and our leap into the next 10 years, we’ve created a few new ways to help you better see places from around. (and above) the world. O)So to celebrate how far Google Earth has come and our leap into the next 10 years. we’ve created a few new ways to help you better see places from around. (and above) the world. P)So to celebrate how far Google Earth has come and our leap into the next 10 years. we’ve created a few new ways to help you better see places from around. (and above) the world. Q)So to celebrate how far Google Earth has come and our leap into the next 10 years. we’ve created a few new ways to help you better see places from around (and above) the world. U)So to celebrate how far Google Earth has come and our leap into the next 10 years. We’ve created a few new ways to help you better see places from around (and above) the world. V)These images soon made their way onto Android phones, Chromecast and Chromebooks as a distinctive kind of wallpaper. W)These images soon made their way onto Android phones, Chromecast and Chromebooks as a distinctive kind of wallpaper. X)These images soon made their way onto Android phones, Chromecast and Chromebooks as a distinctive kind of wallpaper. Y)These images soon made their way onto Android phones, Chromecast and Chromebooks as a distinctive kind of wallpaper. Z)These images soon made their way onto Android phones, Chromecast and Chromebooks as a distinctive kind of wallpaper. Z)These images soon made their way onto Android phones, Chromecast and Chromebooks as a distinctive kind of wallpaper.

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