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(NBC News)   Have you ever wanted to take a virtual tour of ancient Mexican ruins? Thanks to Google maps you can   ( divider line
    More: Spiffy, Mexican, Google, Cosmic Log, Chichen Itza, equinox, Alan Boyle, Google Maps, Google Street View  
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2584 clicks; posted to Geek » on 18 Aug 2012 at 7:29 PM (4 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2012-08-18 07:36:43 PM  
I hope there are some angles where you can see the Wal-Mart in the background.
That did go through, right?
2012-08-18 08:04:03 PM  
Woah..can make some excellent 3D images from this.
2012-08-18 08:27:37 PM  
damnit, I just got back from a week of ruins exploring in the Cancun area, I could've saved thousands if I knew this was coming!
2012-08-18 08:33:50 PM  
I'll skip Google's Street View of Montezuma's Revenge.
2012-08-18 08:42:26 PM  
Pre-Hispanic outrage at invasion of privacy in 3, 2, 1?
2012-08-18 08:52:50 PM  
....and, yet, they can't seem to get a street view of my old Southwest Philly neighborhood.
2012-08-18 09:24:56 PM  
Ancient Mexican ruins, eh? If only there were some source of cheap labor they could use to repair them.
2012-08-18 09:38:06 PM  
I'm so glad I live in THE FUTURE. It's sweet. Super sweet!
2012-08-18 09:56:14 PM  

Fear the Clam: Ancient Mexican ruins, eh? If only there were some source of cheap labor they could use to repair them.
2012-08-18 10:50:11 PM  
Thanks to Google maps I can pretend to zoom around my old neighbourhood on the other coast.
2012-08-18 10:52:11 PM
2012-08-18 10:53:19 PM  
Do Persepolis next. Come on do it do it do it.
2012-08-19 08:32:35 AM  
MECC, the makers of the Oregon Trail games, used to have a game called MayaQuest that was much like this but with limited views and a built-in scavenger hunt.
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