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Just when you thought you were alone in the bath: Hi-res mapping satellite ready for launch

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Re: What's the point

"I'm struggling to think of uses for this resolution, apart from military ones. "

I use Google Earth very often to track down places where good x-country hiking can be found. Really sharp images will better reveal the condition of road and trail surfaces (or lack of same), vegetation types, and many other little features that could make a difference. I'm looking forward to it!

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