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iSat: Interactive Satellite Viewer
Is a cool viewer. Zoom in to get a 4 space sense of the ISS orbit above earth.

http://science.nasa.gov/iSat/?group=SMD

.@kevinmarks gives concise, insightful explanations of and
This Week in Google 318 https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-google/episodes/318?autostart=false

World History Timeline World history timeline map, showing the world in 3500 BC http://www.timemaps.com/history

"One day Kosmala, a programmer, went to the MIT library and looked up a series of star coordinates to align the inertial platform, which he then embedded into the code. That star catalog survived into the final version and became the basis for the astronauts' navigation to the moon." page 147 Digital Apollo: Human and Machine in Spaceflight - David A. Mindell - Google Books

https://books.google.com/books?id=gXYItzQARVoC&pg=PA147&lpg=PA147&dq=%22one+day+Kosmala%...

Purple Lizard Maps http://www.purplelizard.com/ is an independent cartographic design firm dedicated to making beautiful maps of beautiful places. We design maps for people who want to make the most of their outdoor recreation."



Purple Lizard founder Hermann Hermann is cartographer for the Historical Atlas of Maine
http://umaine.edu/umpress/recently-published/historical-atlas-of-maine/