Virtual globes: an overview of their history, uses, and future challenges.

By Tuttle, B. T., Anderson, S. and Huff, R.

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Publication:
2008
Type:
Article
Journal
Geography Compass
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Volume
2
Issue
Pages
1478-1505
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

The fusion of the World Wide Web and spatial technologies has led to the emergence of a new and evolving geospatial Web. Multiple virtual globes, or geobrowsers such as Google Earth and National Aeronautics and Space Administration's World Wind, have eme