It was a specialty animation made by a friend of mine.
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R.I.P. Freaky fellow Gaian since 2003
He passed away 11/8/2013
You 'rollback' our memories,
to an 'error' come and gone.
We miss your 'chatty' ways,
and the 'two maps' in which we played.
You may be but a distant 'letter',
written oh so long ago,
We think perhaps you may have been better,
then the Gaia we now know.
-June 9, 2007