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The music video for A Ghost Train's "Chemin Vert" zips across five continents at roughly 1,000 mph. 

The music video for A Ghost Train's "Chemin Vert," by Giacomo Miceli, zips across five continents at roughly 1,000 mph. Miceli, a self-described creative coder, computer scientist, and "entreprenerd" explains, "the whole concept is the visualization of one of my childhood fantasies, riding a rocket launched at full speed just above the ground of a long road." A high-definition, interactive version is available here

For more work by Giacomo Miceli, visit http://www.jamez.it/.

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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