You have to be pretty cool to call yourself a space archaeologist, and Sarah Parcak fits the bill. Armed with a fleet of high-tech satellites, she has discovered lost cities from Egypt to Peru, and perhaps even more significantly, she's been able to track signs of looting.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas March 23, 2017
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