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  • Scuppernong River Project

    Scuppernong River Project

    Located in Tyrrell County North Carolina, the Scuppernong River represents an important chapter in the maritime history of the Albemarle Sound. In September of 2011, Archaeologists and graduate students from the UNC Coastal Studies Institute and East Carolina University performed an archaeological survey of this historic waterway.

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  • The Making Of Gladiator

    The Making Of Gladiator

    [Contains scenes not suitable for children] It is the year 1999 A.D. and film director Ridley Scott and his lead actor Russell Crowe have journeyed to Malta to shoot the ‘sword and sandal’ epic However, there are problems on set and this time it’s not Russell’s temper that he can’t keep in check!  

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  • Regia Anglorum – Celebrating 25 years

    Regia Anglorum – Celebrating 25 years

    Regia Anglorum is a UK based Living History and Re-Enactment society of well over 500 members, that aims to explore the lives and times of the folk who lived in and occupied the British Isles from the Viking Age of Alfred the Great to the Norman Conquest in 1066, and beyond into the 12th century and up to the time of the crusades and Richard the Lionheart. Regia celebrate our 25th anniversary in 2011, and this video captures some of […]

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  • John O’Shea on a prehistoric wooden object from the bottom of Lake Huron.

    John O’Shea on a prehistoric wooden object from the bottom of Lake Huron.

    Under the cold clear waters of Lake Huron, University of Michigan researchers have found a five-and-a-half foot-long, pole-shaped piece of wood that is 8,900 years old. The wood, which is tapered and beveled on one side in a way that looks deliberate, may provide important clues to a mysterious period in North American prehistory.

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  • Documentary on Jiroft, Iran

    Documentary on Jiroft, Iran

    TV documentary on Jiroft, Iran – archaeology Piers Gibbon British Voiceover   Read more about Jiroft here

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  • History of the Verde Valley, Arizona

    History of the Verde Valley, Arizona

    The Verde Valley Archaeology Center in Camp Verde, Arizona, presents a short video presentation about the history of the Verde Valley. http://www.verdevalleyarchaeology.org

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  • Virtual Archaeology : collection of work (2009-2011)

    Virtual Archaeology : collection of work (2009-2011)

    Chawee Busayarat’s work involves architecture, informatics engineering, archaeology , geography and computer science. He considers these knowledges as an approach to understand buildings in an archaeological context. The work include development of informatic models and tools, to be used in heritage architecture study, such as its construction, valorization, conservation, methods of restoration and environment influence.

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  • Modeling and texturing method of Chateau Comtal of Carcassonne

    Modeling and texturing method of Chateau Comtal of Carcassonne

    Short film showing the animation of modeling and texturing method at Chateau Comtal of Carcassonne.  How phototextures are applied to models.  

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  • Early Start Programme in Irish Archaeology at University College Cork

    Early Start Programme in Irish Archaeology at University College Cork

    The Early Start programmes — which are unique to University College Cork — are designed to give Visiting Students a pre-session introduction to Ireland and Irish Studies. The longest-established programme is that in Irish Archaeology. The course runs for four weeks from late August after which students join standard classes that run until mid-December. Some students choose to return in the spring to spend a full academic year at UCC. The Early Start in Irish Archaeology provides students with a […]

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  • Archaeology Early Start – Student Interview

    Archaeology Early Start – Student Interview

    Early Start Programme in Irish Archaeology at University College Cork, Ireland The Early Start programmes — which are unique to University College Cork — are designed to give Visiting Students a pre-session introduction to Ireland and Irish Studies. The Early Start in Irish Archaeology provides students with a wonderful introduction to Ireland’s culture, history and landscapes. Students of Anthropology and Archaeology gain a unique insight into Archaeology as practiced in Europe and find the material and the approach taken to […]

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  • Mass Viking Decapitations

    Viking Apocalypse National Geographic : THU DEC 22 2012 http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/channel/ What violent event caused this many beheadings?

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  • Alderney Roman Fort Ramparts 2011

    Alderney Roman Fort Ramparts 2011

    360 Production:  Alderney Roman Fort Ramparts An overgrown site on Alderney has been found to be one of the best-preserved Roman military structures in the world. Island tradition had long suggested the site, known as the Nunnery, dated back to Roman times, although excavations since the 1930s had always proved inconclusive. A joint project between Guernsey Museums and the Alderney Society was set up in 2008 to find the answers.

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  • Cosmeston 2011: The Movie

    Cosmeston 2011: The Movie

    Cardiff University Department of Archaeology and Conservation is proud to bring you the official movie of the 2011 excavation at Cosmeston Medieval Manor. This exciting 17 minute odyssey takes you behind the scenes and beneath the ground to show you the latest discoveries at one of South Wales’ most important and unique heritage attractions. Written and directed by Cardiff undergraduates Robert Barrett and Tom Durbin we guarantee that you will enjoy this more than Time Team. Editor: Robert Barrett. http://www.youtube.com/plutonchannel […]

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  • Archaeologists get their hands dirty.

    Archaeologists get their hands dirty.

    Shortfilm for the ARC Filmfestival.  

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  • University of Ghent UAV archaeology

    University of Ghent UAV archaeology

    This movie gives a short introduction into the operating principles of the two UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) deployed by Ghent University to acquire the necessary aerial imagery for creating 3D reconstructions of archaeological interest (excavations, standing structures, landscapes, etc.)  

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