Stitching together the past • Earth.com

And, so far, the light aircraft and drones have captured a slew of historical sites for researchers to explore. The devices snap photos every few seconds, and a particular software then stitches them together to paint a more detailed view of the landscape. The high-quality shots have uncovered everything from burial sites and structures to funerary landscapes that date back to the Bronze Age. Photo Credit: FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP / Getty Images

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