Martian landscapes… or ants?

Not strictly entomological…  but still worth a look!

GigaPan is a US company that creates interactive gigapixel images. This technology was developed through a collaboration of Carnegie Mellon, NASA and Google. It was developed for NASA’s rovers to capture high definition panoramas of Mars.

Thankfully Jay Longson a graduate of UC Santa Cruz realised that the technology would be better employed in entomological pursuits..

See here: http://gigapan.com/gigapans/22723/snapshots

And here: http://nanogigapan.blogspot.co.nz/

 

 

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