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Ancient City Discovered by Satellite

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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