Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Explore the Ocean With Google Maps

Google Earth has had ocean imagery and tours for a while now. You can see a list of ocean tours here. Now you can see underwater ocean imagery in Google Maps too. Yesterday, Google released new underwater ocean imagery for Google Maps. There is not a lot of imagery yet, but what Google has published is quite impressive. Get started by taking a look at the sea turtle and fish below.

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Applications for Education
The underwater Google Maps imagery is limited right now, but what imagery Google has published could be good for students to explore coral reefs in clear detail.