Virtual Lower East Side New York: MTV's Virtual World - A Glimpse of a Populated Virtual Earth?

vLES or Virtual Lower East Side is a replica of the area in New York City created by MTV.

Of note is the starting point from Google Earth into the Virtual World - perhaps a glimpse of how a 'Second Earth' would look and operate?

The movie below provides an insight into vLES:

You can find out more and download the software at