The idea is simple. It's a globe that sits inside your PC.
You point and zoom to anyplace on the planet that you want to explore. Satellite images and local facts zoom into view.
Tap into Google search to show local points of interest and facts. Zoom to a specific address to check out an apartment or hotel.
View driving directions and even fly along your route.
Google Earth Pro-Gold Edition 2008
Google Earth is a virtual globe program that lets you surf through our entire planet.
You can zoom and search for your town and much more things such as school, churches etc!
Google Earth Pro (Gold) is the upgraded version, it has alot of more features such as movie making or advanced printing and much more... Worth 400 $
Google Earth Pro combines the power of Google Search with satellite imagery, maps, terrain and 3D buildings to put the world's geographic information at your fingertips.
* Fly to your house. Just type in an address, press Search, and youΓÇÖll zoom right in.
* Search for schools, parks, restaurants, and hotels. Get driving directions.
* Tilt and rotate the view to see 3D terrain and buildings, or look up to explore the sky
* Save and share your searches and favorites.
Operating system: Windows 2000, Windows XP
CPU speed: Intel Pentium PIII 500 MHz
System memory (RAM): 128MB
200MB hard-disk space
3D graphics card: 3D-capable video card with 16MB VRAM
1024x768, 32-bit true color screen
Network speed: 128 kbps ("Broadband/Cable Internet")