Google set up a zip wire in the Amazon rainforest to capture new 360-degree images of the trees from root to tip, the BBC reports.
The results are stunning: A “street view” look inside the jungle.
“Most people won’t go to a rainforest in their lifetimes,” said Google spokesperson Laurian Clemence.
Find the images here.
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Bob Collins retired from Minnesota Public Radio in 2019 after 12 years of writing NewsCut and pointing out to complainants that posts weren’t news stories. A son of Massachusetts, he was a news editor 1992-1998, created the MPR News regional website in 1999, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.