What Is It?

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographic information program that was originally called EarthViewer 3D. Google acquired the program in 2004 andGoogle_earth.png expanded its capabilities. To utilize Google Earth, users must download and install the free program.

Resources

Google Earth Gallery
Google Earth Tutorials
Google Earth Workshop
Google Earth for Educators
Teaching With Google Earth
Google Earth in the Classroom Guide
Virtual Tours with Google Earth Scroll down the page to view a list of links to the tours