This guy Mike has used a SunSPOT (a 3D sensor device that has a Java software interface) to enable his bicycle to serve as a flight control joystick for Google Earth's flight simulator. He claims the pedals serve as the power control, and has built a couple other lever controls for what looks like aerolon (banking) controls.
Travel through Google Earth on your bike
Posted on Monday, May 26 2008 @ 20:00 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Here's a pretty cool way to use Google Earth to lose some pounds: