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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 ...

"Lost City" of Tanis Found, but Often Forgotten -- National Geographic

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Read about the lost city of Tanis, Egypt, and the treasures that archaeologists have discovered there in this article from National Geographic.

Egyptian pyramids found by infra-red satellite images - BBC News

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May 25, 2011 ... Modern day San El Hakkar and infrared image of ancient Tanis ... Interpol to watch out for antiquities from that time that may be offered for sale.

LOOT: Along the Antiquities Trail; An Illicit Journey Out of Egypt ...

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Feb 23, 2004 ... The past is everywhere in the Upper Egypt city of Akhmim, and mining it is ... looters; at farms and construction sites; inside homes where residents, ..... Tanis Antiquities Ltd., issued a customs document identifying Syria as the ...

Meet Sarah Parcak, a high-tech Indiana Jones, who just won $1 ...

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Nov 12, 2015 ... ... of Tanis in Egypt, where a team is investigating one of the structures she identified ... But if Parcak is a real-life “Indy,” she's one with satellite technology, infrared ... But for the most part, it pays off: In Egypt alone, Parcak has helped ... was beheaded by Islamic State militants in August after he ref...

Alabama's modern-day Indiana Jones integral to the future of space ...

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Feb 14, 2016 ... Three decades after the Egyptian city of Tanis was featured in Indiana ... to uncover a map of the city, down to individual streets and homes.

The New Golden Age of Archaeology Is Right Now - Mashable

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Nov 6, 2013 ... To find archaeological traces of Tanis, Egypt's capital between ca. ... While their purpose may be clear, the real mystery for historians was how the ... Then in 2012, Carl Lipo from California State University and Terry Hunt from ...

Seventeen lost pyramids among thousands of buried Egyptian ...

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May 25, 2011 ... Egypt's lost pyramids: Spied from space by satellite, 17 tombs buried by ... The amazing satellite images have revealed pyramids and ancient homes ... Hidden history: This image of Tanis shows the difference between what ...

Ancient Egypt: Landed property - Types of land, Ownership ...

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ancient egypt: Ancient Egypt: Landed property - Types of land, Ownership, ... Breasted recounts the fragmentary text of the beginning of Taharka's Tanis Stela:  ...

Sarah Parcak Is a Space Archaeologist. Soon You Will Be Too - Wired

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Feb 16, 2016 ... In places like Egypt, where vegetation is scarce, satellite imagery can help Parcak distinguish .... She'd just mapped Tanis in Egypt, and the BBC was doing a documentary on it. .... The Art of Selling Homes That Don't Yet Exist.

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Tanis | ancient city, Egypt | Britannica.com

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Tanis, biblical Zoan, modern Ṣān al-Ḥajar al-Qibliyyah, ancient city in the Nile River delta, capital of the 14th nome (province) of Lower Egypt and, at one time, ...

Street plan of Tanis - Age of the Sage

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The full extent of the street plan of Tanis, once the capital of ancient Egypt, and a site made famous by ... That was real validation of the technology." ... Parcak worked with Zahi Hawass, Ph.D., Egypt's Minister of State for Antiquities, who was ...

Satellite Images Provide Blueprint for Ancient Egypt - History in the ...

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May 27, 2011 ... The contours of ancient Egyptian homes and other buildings appear in ... to create an infrared map of Tanis, an ancient Egyptian capital located ...