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Sunday, April 02, 2006

Treasure Hunt

Looking down on the stars

I've said so before, Google Earth is brilliant. You can download it here and have a whale of a time looking down on the planet. Most of the USA is now covered not only by sattelite photographs, but with 3d buildings now as well.

I used it recently to create the following Treasure Hunt for the Youth Drop In I work at on Wednesdays, for a while it'll keep them from ring tone downloads.

Why don't you have a go yourself. use the email facility to email me the pictures to times2(at)wightcablenorth(dot)net

First Correct Answers get a fabulous prize of a compilation CD of Best Song Ever Volume 8.

1. A drop of water on the 49th Parallel

2. Was once the biggest football stadium in the world, holding 200,000 spectators. For safety reasons, it now holds 70,000

3. The biggest office building in the world.

4 Towers above the one in Blackpool.

5. Home of the last Glasgow team in the 2006 Scottish Cup.

6. Swiss Re's London home.

7. Where Khufu lies

8. To get from Fort Point to Lime Point you need to cross this.

9. Jorn Utzon's building where you might hear a song or two.

10. Московского Кремля

posted by timesnewroman at 2:40 PM  


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