Friday Funday Roundup 09.19.08

We had an incredible Friday Funday last week. In addition to it being International Talk Like A Pirate Day, we had a busy day of finding cool space related items in Google Earth and Maps. Here is just a sampling of all the cool stuff we found.

QuarkSpin sent in a great shot of the US Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, and then Snibble followed up by sharing the street view. You can see a bit of the rocket garden in the back.
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Amoroso sent in a variety of great satellite images of the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Florida. Image 1: Rocket garden. Image 2: VAB and LLC. Image 3: Space Shuttle Explorer.

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Bossross_2063 used the Panoramio feature in Google Earth to send in this cool image of the ATK static rocket display in Lampo Junction, Utah.
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And also sent in the facility for China's Shenzhou manned spacecraft.
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And Matt808 sent in a few pictures of California launch sites, including Sea Launch in Long Beach (it's hard to see, but its on that peninsula/wharf right in the middle of the image).
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As always, you can view the full feed of Friday Funday tweets over at Twitter.

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