Mapping the Blind Spots: Developer Unearths Secret U.S. Military Bases
If you look closely enough on Google or Bing Maps, some places are blanked out, hidden from public view. Many of those places disguise secret or sensitive American military facilities.http://rack.1.mshcdn.com/media/ZgkyMDEzLzEyLzE0L2FhL21pbGl0YXJ5YmFzLmEzY2U4LmpwZwpwCXRodW1iCTk1MHg1MzQjCmUJanBn/c6ee5d67/9cd/militarybase.jpg
The United States military has a foothold in every corner of the world, with military bases on every continent. It’s not even clear how many there are out there. The Pentagon says there are around 5,000 in total, and 598 in foreign countries, but those numbers are disputed by the media.