Syria


Finding and Preserving Archaeological Sites

Satellites provide archaeologists a different way to monitor looting activities at ancient sites. Archaeology and overhead imagery have been intertwined since pilots, cameras, and aircraft came together before World War…

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Easing the Suffering of Civilians in a War

Positioning, navigation, and timing satellite technology combine with flying drones in a plan to save Syrian citizens against disease and starvation. Historically, governments and political groups have used starvation as…

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