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A Wide World of Discovery
Experience the awe and beauty of our Earth in new ways with the Real Picture World Atlas. This premium quality world atlas includes the renowned Hammond Map of the World, an up to date almanac and hundreds of satellite images from the scientific community. It brings you a sweeping perspective of our planet as you've never seen it before.
Cruise and zoom the Earth's splendor as seen from the space shuttle and Earth monitoring satellites. You'll sweep over continents, over oceans and estuaries, bays, channels and rivers, rainforests and deserts, cities and suburbs, tundra and ice caps. Once you've taken in the incredible vistas, explore the highly detailed Hammond Map of the World. View up to date political and topographical maps to locate countries, cities, rivers, mountains and other geographical features. Use the Ruler Tool to calculate distances between any two points on earth. The up-to-date World Almanac contains exciting history and invaluable information for each country including current culture, economy, environment, population and more. You can even hear 12 phrases spoken in their native tongue in over 100 languages.
That's just a few of the exciting features possible with The Real Picture World Atlas. Part of the award winning Small Blue Planet Series, this breakthrough CD-ROM offers abundant knowledge, wonder and awe to students, researchers, and explorers of all ages. Enjoy the ride as you launch yourself into its amazing worlds of discovery.
Requirements: MPC or Mac - any 640 x 480, 256 color monitor or better, 5 MB of RAM, a CD-ROM drive. Mac OS System 7.0 or better, or Windows 3.1 or better. Fully compatible with Windows 95.
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