Google Expeditions: over a million students, on trips to virtually anywhere

More than one million students from over 11 countries have taken an Expedition since we introduced the Google Expeditions Pioneer Program last May. The program lets students take virtual reality trips to over 200 places including Buckingham Palace, underwater in the Great Barrier Reef—and in seventh grader Lance Teeselink’s case—Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world.

Learn more about Expeditions ( If you’re a teacher interested in trying out the Expeditions app in your classroom, sign up for the beta here: