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3D modeling updates

The 3D models in archaeology posts seem to be pretty popular, so I decided to add some more content for you ūüôā Here are some links: 3-D Virtual Model Reconstructs Germany‚Äôs Heidelberg Castle: A 3D model of Heidelberg Castle has been made using photographs, drawings, and surveys of the ruins Around the World in 80 […]

Computational Archaelogy news- January 2017

Once again it has been a while since my last news post, so I’ll be squishing a variety of resources here. Researchers Decipher Antikythera Mechanism Text¬†– researchers decyphered label on ancient Antikyhthera device using X-ray scanning equipment and imaging technology. Archaeologist points to hidden monument in Jordan’s Petra¬†–¬†Satellite and drone images led to¬†the discovery of¬†a […]

Digital Humanities communities in Berlin

Happy new year readers! I am glad to say that we have arrived in Berlin and are settling in. So far we have been exploring the areas around us and awing at the amazing architecture. The city has been fairly quiet (except for an incredibly large amount of fireworks on New Years), so we have […]

Moving to Berlin!

I’ve been living in South Africa for the past 13 years. I did my high school, bachelors and post-graduate studies here.¬†I’ve had a wonderful time during my stay in a country so full of beautiful scenery and archaeology, wrapped in the hearts of so many cultures. I’ve made some amazing friendships and memories. Now, it’s […]

Computational palaeontology and archaeology successfully met

I am glad to announce that our latest meetup¬†was¬†an awesome one. 12 individuals (including the speakers) made it to the event. Pizza, beer and coffee were consumed and awesome talks took place. Our guest speaker Viktor, amazed us with great knowledge and humour. He focused his talk on the Paleo’s digital renaissance currently taking place. […]

Johannesburg Meetup with guest speaker on microtomography

I am organising another computational archaeology meetup in Johannesburg on the 21st of November.¬†This time the company that I work for (Entelect) is sponsoring a venue and pizza! This post aims at going a bit more in depth on the topics that will be discussed as well as on the guest speaker and how this […]

Exploring museums with Google Maps

My husband was exploring¬†Berlin through Google Maps Streetview. He came to show me that Streetview in Berlin allows you¬†to explore inside¬†quite a few shops. While we virtually walked around Berlin together we got to Museum Island, where most of the museums in Berlin are situated. We then decided to see if we can go inside […]