The country's 130,966 acres under cultivation is second only to Colombia's 392,898 acres. Peru is only the latest country in the region to incorporate drones into its security forces. Argentina announced in October that it …
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A man prepares to launch a drone in Lima, Peru on July 10, 2013. The unmanned aircraft are equipped with a microcomputer, a GPS tracker, a compass, cameras and an altimeter, and can be easily programmed by …
“This site is threatened on every side,” said Luis Jaime Castillo Butters, Peru’s vice minister of cultural heritage as he piloted the drone aircraft. Archaeologists around the world, who have long relied on the classic tools of …
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In Peru, drones are keeping a watchful eye on some ancient cultural sites endangered by encroaching development or other perils. In our Culture at Risk series, Jeffrey Brown reports on how archaeologists and …
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Peru, home to the spectacular Inca city of Machu Picchu and thousands of ancient ruins, archaeologists are turning to drones to speed up sluggish survey work and protect sites from squatters, builders and miners. …
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In Peru, home to the spectacular Inca city of Machu Picchu and thousands of ancient ruins, archaeologists are turning to drones to speed up sluggish survey work and protect sites from squatters, builders and miners. …
LIMA – Peru, a country with a rich historical heritage, has added drones to archaeology’s classical tools for surveying, registering and protecting archaeological sites from climate- and human-caused damage. The use …
In Peru, home to the spectacular Inca city of Machu Picchu and thousands of ancient ruins, archaeologists are turning to drones to speed up sluggish survey work and protect sites from squatters, builders and miners. In …
Archaeologists at Peru's Catholic University are using custom-made drones to help map sites associated with the 1,300-year-old Moche civilization, which pre-dates the rise of the Incas. The ruins of ancient cities lie along …
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This control remote vehicles, popularly known as 'drones', begin to formally sail the skies of Peru with scientific purposes to conduct research in agriculture and archeology. LIMA: Drones are most often associated with …