Internet archaeology

by Richard on September 21, 2005

It seems you can now find anything with Google. Even a Roman villa

Latest technology proved an unexpected aid to unearthing the past when an Italian man decided to look at internet maps of his home.
Computer programmer Luca Mori found the remains of an ancient Roman villa when he browsed Google Earth maps showing satellite images of his local area.

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Malc 09.22.05 at 4:28 pm

which is very cool, especially as they’ve got Swansea up, but not Cardiff!!!!

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Richard 09.22.05 at 4:53 pm

Result!
Unfortunately, they haven’t got the OSX version ready yet, so I can’t look for myself.

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