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Ancient City Discovered by Satellite

(2)Satellite photography has revealed an ancient Egyptian city about 200 miles south of Cairo. Captured from space, the 'Quickbird' high resolution imagery shows a buried wall and helps archaeologists distinguish between ancient remains and the modern landscape. For more, visit LiveScience(1).

1. http://www.livescience.com/history/070605_satellite_egypt2.html
2. http://www.livescience.com/php/multimedia/imagedisplay/img_display.php?pic=070604_satellite_egypt_02.jpg&cap=The+Great+Aten+Temple+at+Tell+el-Amarna%2C+Middle+Egypt.+Even+though+the+northern+enclosure+wall+of+the+temple+is+buried+beneath+a+modern+cemetery%2C+using+Quickbird+high+resolution+satellite+imagery%2C+it+is+still+possible+to+see+the+buried+wall.+Credit%3A+Sarah+H+Parcak%2C+University+of+Alabama+at+Birmingham&title=Ancient+Egyptian+City+Spotted+From+Space

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