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If you look at the Nile on a map of Egypt, you don't think it has moved very much, but the river is very violent and has moved over time.

 
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Sarah Parcak
Sarah Parcak
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  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Associate Professor, Archaeologist, Egyptologist, Remote Sensing Archaeologist

Sarah Helen Parcak is an American archaeologist, Egyptologist, and remote sensing expert, who has used satellite imaging to identify potential archaeological sites in Egypt, Rome, and elsewhere in the former Roman Empire. She is the associate professor of Anthropology and director of the Laboratory for Global Observation at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In partnership with her husband, Greg Mumford, she directs survey and excavation projects in the Faiyum, Sinai, and Egypt's East Delta.

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