Google Earthing North Korea

A peek inside a closed, secretive country

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

North Korea is one of the world's most secretive societies. Curtis Melvin, a PhD student at George Mason University visited the communist nation in 2004 and '05 and was determined to learn even more about the closed kingdom. So he started a hobby, mapping North Korea with the help of Google Earth.

Guests:

Melvin Curtis

Hosted by:

Farai Chideya

Contributors:

Jen Poyant

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