Create an Apocalypse in Your Hometown, Using Google Maps

Oh, no! Has San Francisco's fashionable Mission neighborhood been destroyed by plague and taken over by wildlife? That's the fantasy you can have by using the awesome Urban Jungle Street View, which converts Google Street View scenes into post-apocalyptic landscapes.

Here's New York:

Create an Apocalypse in Your Hometown, Using Google Maps

Created by Swedish developer Einar Oberg, the app gives you a lovely look at the future that could be — if we just weeded out all those pesky humans and let the plants take over again.

[Via Atlantic Cities]