Google Earth's new time lapse feature lets you track cool things like the development of major cities, but it also lets you track the destruction that humans have left behind in all the places they’ve inhabited. Read more >>
NASA just one-upped Google Earth's maps of Mars with a data-rich interactive map that lets you peek into every nook and cranny, from the miles-high volcanoes to the sperm-shaped valleys. You can even reproduce them with a 3D printer! Read More >>
Satellite images of our world are incredible on their own. But artist Federico Winer has taken aerial photography to a new level by portraying planet Earth as a mesmerising kaleidoscope of geometric patterns and colours – and he has shared with us a whole trove of these beautiful shots. Read more >
Google has begun rolling out much-improved 3D images to Google Earth. New York and San Francisco are the first to get the high-res treatment, but we should see this update rolling out for more cities around the world in 2015.