Source: Scientific Daily, ENN, Date: September , 2009
Sometimes a picture really is worth a thousand words, particularly when the picture is used to illustrate science.
Google Earth -- the digital globe on which
computer users can fly around the planet and zoom in on key features --
is attracting attention in scientific communities and aiding public
communication about carbon dioxide. Recently Google held a contest to
present scientific results using KML, a data format used by Google