Wednesday, May 25, 2011

"Indiana Jones is old school...."

What have we gotten from the space program? 17 pyramids. An excerpt from The Telegraph:

Because the ancient Egyptians built houses from mud brick, which is must denser than surrounding soil, they left a clear fingerprint that the researchers could identify as tombs, pyramids or homes.

The technique is so powerful that it can even be used to monitor sites for looting.

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