More than just directions & "peeking over the fence"... a couple of interesting things with Google Maps

To access Google Map labs (experimental tools):

Map a list of points via an external tool or two:

More Google Map resources and ideas:

More Map Stuff

Directions via text:

If you can text, and need directions, you can text GOOGLE with a message in this format:

Directions A to B

with A and B being town, zipcode or street address...

Google will text you back the directions.

Google Mars: