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Tanis is a city in the north-eastern Nile Delta of Egypt. It is located on the Tanitic branch of the Nile which has long since silted up. Contents. [hide]. 1 History; 2 ...


The city of Tanis is relatively unknown among Egypt's wealth of historical sites, though it yielded one of the greatest archeological troves ever found. Once the ...


Feb 29, 2016 ... (She's even detected the network of streets and houses of ancient Tanis, the city featured in the Indiana Jones movie "Raiders of the Lost Ark.") ...


Feb 16, 2016 ... She'd just mapped Tanis in Egypt, and the BBC was doing a ... I'm a space archaeologist, yes I'm a landscape archaeologist, yes I'm an ...


Nov 14, 2014 ... "The scale of occupation in ancient Egypt surprised me," she says. ... "The map we made of the 3,000-year old city of Tanis requires no imagination ... 15 to 30 metres -- really good for broad landscape changes," she explains.


Tanis was an ancient Egyptian city, ruled by the Pharaoh Shishak, who placed the Ark of the...


Jul 14, 2016 ... While Egypt's treasures such as the pyramids are great, there is so much ... Tanis is home to several prominent archaeological sites such as a temple for ... beach, the desert and incredible coral reefs in this diverse landscape.


Nov 12, 2015 ... ... Sarah Parcak at the archaeological site of Tanis in Egypt, where a ... the remnants of past civilizations leave a signature on a landscape.


May 5, 2016 ... (CNN) — Until 1996, two of Egypt's greatest cities were missing. Then along came French archeologist Franck Goddio, who made an ...


May 28, 2011 ... Sarah Parcak examines satellite imagery of an Egyptian landscape. ... at Birmingham identified the suspected pyramids in Tanis, Egypt.