Feb 072012
 

Internet information giant Google updated ocean data in its Google Earth application this week, reflecting new bathymetry data assembled by scientists. The Google map now matches the map used in the research community, which makes the Google Earth program much more useful as a tool for planning cruises to uncharted areas. For example, the updated, more precise data corrects a grid-like artifact on the seafloor that was misinterpreted in the popular press as evidence of the lost city of Atlantis off the coast of North Africa.

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