WorldFX's first-of-its kind 15 ft. diameter Satellite Globe
This just in from Bonnie DeVarco: "Take a look at WorldFX's (http://www.realworldfx.com/) newest, first-of-its-kind 15 ft. diameter Satellite Globe. This stunning globe was printed with complete LandSat data beautifully mosaic'd at the highest resolution yet by WorldSat International http://www.worldsat.ca/ (Spaceship Earth just debuted at the annual ESRI Conference in San Diego last week).
"The spherical Earth artist is Todd Ulrich. At this beautiful scale, the 2006 Spaceship Earth satellite Globe offers a new appreciation of our planetary home and inspires us in our our role as stewards of Earth. SeeTake a look here: www.mediatertia.com/wfxSpaceshipEarth.jpg
"Also, the 5th annual conference on the Digital Earth (ISDE5) will be held in N. California in June, 2007 http://www.isde5.org & Digital Earth '06 Sustainability Summit in New Zealand this month http://www.digitalearth06.org.nz/
"To become familiar with the latest advances of satellite imagery on a large scale and Buckminster Fuller's Geoscope "Miniature Earth" concept go to http://www.stranova.com/ourcurrentpodcas.html or www.bfi.org to view beautiful digital visions of Earth."