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US military recreates Earth

By TS | Thomas
Feb 23, 2004
  1. The US Army is building a 2nd version of Earth on computer to help it prepare for conflicts around the world. The detailed simulation will be drawn from a real-world terrain database & will be drawn to the same scale as the original.

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  2. Per Hansson

    Per Hansson TS Server Guru Posts: 1,921   +178

    Now this sounds cool, imagine yourself to be abe to walk up to your own house and blow it to pieces, cool! :D
     
  3. JimL

    JimL TS Rookie

    why is this coming from a british news site???? LOL they find out before us what our own military is doing...
     
  4. TS | Thomas

    TS | Thomas TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 1,319

    Didn't bother checking any US tech site ;)
     
  5. Didou

    Didou Bowtie extraordinair! Posts: 4,274

    They're recreating the Earth because this one is bound to get blown up.[​IMG]
     
  6. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 4,573   +65

    You beat me to it!

    But yeah, it's always good to have a spare lying around....
     
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