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Even if you're stuck at home this holiday weekend, you can still take a road trip across the world thanks to a unique use of Google Maps Street View.

The video above, titled Google Street View Hyperlapse, is made up entirely of Google Street View images. Toronto-based tech gurus Teehan+Lax Labs, whose mission is to explore creative ways to use technology, created the visually stunning video.

Instead of taking screen captures of thousands of images, Teehan+Lax Labs were able to create a codec that does the work for them. Better yet, you can make a Google Street View Hyperlapse of your own at
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