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Max The Magnificent
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re: Have you got the globes? No, I always walk this way!
Max The Magnificent   8/7/2012 4:06:34 PM
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Does it help you to meet young ladies?

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re: Have you got the globes? No, I always walk this way!
squarewheels   8/7/2012 3:35:49 PM
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I have a t-shirt with that slogan on it.

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Max The Magnificent   8/6/2012 10:28:10 PM
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I just heard about this the other day -- I'm hoping to take a trip to see it sometime in the not-so-distant future

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Recumbent Rider   8/6/2012 10:24:42 PM
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Another possibility is Science on a Sphere (projected on the sphere rather than an active display): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Science_On_a_Sphere I see they have one in at the McWane Science Center in Birmingham, AL -- perhaps a few hours away, by car, from you in Huntsville.

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Max The Magnificent   8/3/2012 1:47:32 PM
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I found that one in Birmingham last night -- I hope to go down to see it in a few week's time

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Max The Magnificent   8/3/2012 1:45:25 PM
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It truly is a funny old world, isn't it?

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Max The Magnificent   8/3/2012 1:31:05 PM
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I WANT I WANT I WANT!!!

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rzd   8/3/2012 8:09:21 AM
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You might need a slightly bigger office to fit this one but, the globe that you want is hanging in the Tokyo Science museum: http://tokyotek.com/geo-cosmos-gigantic-globe-oled-display-video/ Watching realtime weather patterns on it and day and night images is pretty cool.

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SteveD_Aus   8/2/2012 11:32:57 PM
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The other cool factoid about San Marino is that it is big enough to have had a Formula 1 Grand Prix but not big enough to have a track! :-P http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Marino_Grand_Prix

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Paul A. Clayton   8/2/2012 11:16:33 PM
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On the perhaps slightly positive side, there is a Science on a Sphere system at McWane Science Center in Birmingham, Alabama (http://www.mcwane.org/ ). This might be sufficiently close to you that you could go and see what future generations might have in a smaller and less expensive form. Also, my pessimistic view need not correspond to reality.

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