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Just discovered this site called HUGEpic that sort of combines the zoomability of Google Maps (or any mapping program for that matter) with giant images to give you an experience similar to that of the Gigapixl project. Here’s a really weird example.

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The City of New York has this neat map online that allows you to zoom into parts of the city as if it was 1924. There’s actually aerial photos for 2006 and 2008 too, but the real interesting part is seeing the city from above as it was in 1924. It’s black and white imagery […]