Hidden history of Rome revealed under world’s first cathedral

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Hidden history of Rome revealed under world’s first cathedral

Post by Scott » Wed Nov 28, 2018 4:45 pm

https://www.ncl.ac.uk/press/articles/la ... 1/lateran/

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"Working far beneath the modern streets of Rome, the team on the Lateran Project have brought to life the first ever holistic picture of hundreds of years of Roman history by using digital mapping, ground penetrating radar and 3D visualisation techniques.

Working with some of the world's leading visualisation specialists, the team has reconstructed the splendour of the buildings. It is one of the first projects in the world to have used terrestrial laser-scanning over such a large area to drive archaeological research."
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