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Lost Egyptian Pyramids Found From Space

Seventeen lost pyramids, more than one thousand tombs, and over three thousand settlements have been located via satellite imagery.

The sites were identified by a team of archaeologists, led by Dr. Sarah Parcak and partnered with NASA, by examining thousands of infra-red images recorded by orbiting satellites.

You can read more about these discoveries in this BBC Article¬†or, if you’re a UK resident, in this BBC One Programme.