The National Culture Institute of Peru evaluated damage at the Nazca Lines on Friday. Photo by Martin Bernetti/AFP/Getty Images Last week, amid the United Nations’ climate talks in Lima, Peru, members of Greenpeace made a serious pro …
A CyArk specialist uses a drone to take photogrammetry images at Chavin de Huantar, a remote pre-Inca religious site in Peru.CyArk / Open Heritage Detailed 3D models of the unique buildings and ancient artifacts, maps, and high …
A small drone soars above an arid countryside, scanning the ground below in search of irregularities, signs of life and any secrets the landscape will give away. While this could be a scene from a U.S. military mission somewhere in Yemen or …
The Israeli military targeted an advanced Iranian air-defense system at the T4 …
“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 their ...
Here’s another non-violent use of drones: Archaeological preservation. Following the trend of using drones for animal and land conservation purposes, archaeologists in Peru are using drones to protect the country’s ancient ruins. Between …
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. Remote-controlled …
Case in point: deep-sea expeditions and drones have revealed a giant group of octopuses and ... of octopuses at this or comparable depths off between …
A man controls a drone (unmanned vehicle) in Lima. This remote control vehicles, popularly known as ‘drones’, begin to formally sail the skies of Peru with scientific purposes to conduct research in agriculture and archaeology. Drones are …
A new drone system that could map archeological sites in minutes is ready for its first field tests in a remote region of Peru. The Aurora Flight Sciences unmanned aerial vehicle, developed at Vanderbilt University, will be be used to create …