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Old 06-14-07, 09:31 AM   #1
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Google maps

So just for kicks I requested directions from Prague to Virginia. Here is what I got from Google maps:


1.Turn left at Jindřišská 19 m

2.Turn left at Václavské náměstí 0.3 km, 1 min
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49. Swim across the Atlantic Ocean 5,572 km
Entering United States (Massachusetts)

50. Turn left at Long Wharf 0.2 km
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Old 06-14-07, 09:34 AM   #2
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Yeah, that works in reverse, too. It usually takes the route via that same wharf in Massachusetts.

Oh yeah, go to http://moon.google.com/ and use the zoom to magnify it down all the way to the surface of the moon....
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Old 06-14-07, 10:11 AM   #3
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^^^^ that's funny.
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Did you know you can now plot your course by dragging the line or endpoints? Kickass!
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