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Video: Children of Earth can help build massive 3-D model of planet

Posted by on June 5, 2013 – 9:49 am
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It’s not Slatibartfast’s planet factory in The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy — but it sure kind of looks like it. The East Valley Institute of Technology in Mesa is enlisting school kids to build a 420-foot globe build from 10.5 million, 4-inch triangles representing 6-mile chunks of the Earth. Read more about the Great Globe Project in The East Valley Tribune.