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Carmen Sandiego returns in Google Earth’s throwback to the original video games

“Carmen Sandiego: The Tutankhamun’s Mask Caper” is a new minigame on Google Earth. Just like the original “Carmen Sandiego” games, “The Tutankhamun’s Mask Caper” will test your knowledge of geography as you track a master criminal around the globe. “The Tutankhamun’s Mask Caper” is the second in a series of […]
Carmen Sandiego returns in Google Earth’s throwback to the original video games
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For 8 years, Google’s satellites wouldn’t map an obscure area in Nevada where an experimental military site exists — and there’s still no explanation about why

Google Earth did not update its satellite image of an experimental military base in southwestern Nevada for eight years, according to a report from Motherboard. The eight-year gap of images of the Tonopah Test Range is the longest period a stretch of the continental US has gone without an update. […]
For 8 years, Google’s satellites wouldn’t map an obscure area in Nevada where an experimental military site exists — and there’s still no explanation about why
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Beautiful time-lapse videos show how much China has changed over the years

China has grown exponentially in both population and industry throughout the years, turning some rural towns into major metro hubs. Shanghai is one of the most populous cities in the world, with over 24 million residents. Watch the time-lapse video above to see satellite images of Chinese cities that show […]
Beautiful time-lapse videos show how much China has changed over the years