Google Earth Flying Bicycle Doesn't Include Basket, E.T.

Elliott-wannabe Mike Kay has wired his mountain bike to Google Earth's flight simulator mode to travel all around the world while he exercises. He used a Sun Microsystem SunSPOT, a Java-programmable wireless sensor equipped with an accelerometer and a bank of pins to connect it to the other controls. The system is… » 5/20/08 5:42am 5/20/08 5:42am