Remember when Google Maps was first released 12 years ago? My friends and I would huddle around a computer while we pulled up pictures of our houses. Those were the days.
Well, the mapping system has come a long way since its inception. The video above pays homage to the technology that would go on to change our lives forever. It was created by a graphic design student that created this video manually using nothing but images from Google Earth.
Speaking of Google Maps, here are the saddest places on Google Maps: