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post #11 of 21
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Originally Posted by pauldovi
BTW... Why can't you survery with those images? Land doesn't change that much!

Land may not, but other man-made things do. Perhaps a tree has fallen over, or thick underbrush has cropped up...............or maybe a fire has decemated all fauna.

You could, in theory, survey the dimensions of a plot, sure, but people that buy and sell land have much more interest in what is ON the land, than just how much there is of it.
post #12 of 21
google earth's picture of my house is nearly 3 years old....before i put int he pool and the shed....
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Some people are saying they are photo's taken from an aeroplane.
Unless it's wonderwoman and her invisible jet..i doubt it....
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And those are just the commercial satellites. Just imagine what US spy satellites could do. They can probably read a newspaper from space.
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And those are just the commercial satellites. Just imagine what US spy satellites could do. They can probably read a newspaper from space.
US spy satelites can focus on a blade of grass from space...
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anyone tried NASA's worldwind? decent

http://www.worldwind.arc.nasa.gov/
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Thats Excellent man..Technology is great dont you think but the government uses it to spy on us though so that is a little lame.
post #18 of 21
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US spy satelites can focus on a blade of grass from space...
I wouldn't doubt that. An SR-71 can read your liscence plate from near space and that's been proven. Imagine what images they haven't showed us. All those dirty government officials spying on the Playboy mansion, heheheh.
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when u think about it..u no they have video capibility if google and others have that clear of images...and if u put some sort of gps into it...most nextel phones have gps positoning stuff preinstalled...think of it the other way around and u can find a specific person and watch every little thing they do...thats scary..
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You think google will get more high res photos, more than just Las Vegas?
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