This page is a Weblog of the Google Maps Mashups I have created and other interesting mashups I have found on the web

Browsing Posts in Google_Earth

I have created a Google Earth View of Barack Obama’s Journey from his birthplace in Honolulu, Hawaii to White House. This view also has video highlights from his speech at Democratic Convention in Boston – 2004 Presidential Campaign Launch – Springfield, IL Speech at Democratic Convention in Denver, CO Victory Night speech at Grant Park, […]

The forecast calls for snow this week in South Eastern Michigan and then I see “Polar Express” DVD next to the TV and neighbors putting up Christmas lights. What else?Just found out (via Google Blog) that Google has teamed up again this year with NORAD, the North American Aerospace Defense Command, to bring you the […]

Google Earth view of Terrain surrounding Christopher Lloyd’s House: Christopher Lloyd’s home located at 1050 Coyote Rd., Santa Barbara, CA, was destroyed by wild fires. The 70-year-old actor, who played Doc Brown in Back To The Future, was filming in Vancouver when the fire reached his property and destroyed it. (via Zillow) Google Maps View:View […]

Learning Ancient History will be a lot more fun now. If you are in a history class learning about Ancient Rome then head over to Google Earth to make your history class a enjoyable experience. Google LatLong Blog reports that Google has introduced a new approach to learning about ancient history: the ability to go […]

Vaishno Devi is one of the holiest Hindu temples, located in the hill of Vaishno Devi, Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is the second most visited religious shrine in India. Back in January, 2005 I visited India after a gap of 15 years. After attending a family wedding in New Delhi we headed north to […]

Google Earth for IPhone

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Stephen Shankland reports in CNET that Google has dived headlong onto Apple’s highly regarded mobile phone with a full-fledge application, a handheld version of its Google Earth geographical software. I just downloaded it. It is awesome!!. I just took a screen capture of Mt. Everest shown on the right. Some of the coolest feature (quoting […]

Keir Clarke of GoogleMapsMania takes you around the world in 80 seconds via the new Google Earth Browser Plug-in. Click on the city name and you are flown into that city. Check it out it is cool. Here are images of “Gateway of India” – Mumbai and Statue of Liberty, New York. Gateway of India, […]

The Alaskan island from where you can see Russia is called Little Diomede. Only about 150 Alaskans live on the whole island. And just about two miles away; in full view of every single house on the island is the nation of Russia. Specifically, it is the Russian Island of Big Diomede which sits about […]

Google Maps View of Hurricane IKE: View Larger MapRelated:Track Hurricane IKE in Google EarthHurricane IKE – Twitter Chatter + YouTube Videos

Associated Press is reporting that Days of heavy rains around the Grand Canyon created flooding that breached an earthen dam Sunday and forced helicopters to pluck scores of residents and campers from the gorge. No injuries were immediately reported. The flooding came on a weekend during the busy summer tourist season, when thousands of visitors […]