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Machu Picchu | History Documentary-LiDAR

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How scanning (terrestrial, aerial, drone, and satelite) is essential to survey and locate new discoveries at Machu Picchu:
Ancient Superstructures - Machu Picchu | History Documentary (52minutes)

Erected at 2430 meters high on a rocky crest in the heart of the Peruvian Andes, the city of Machu Picchu remains in the eyes of many this civilization's most breathtaking and enigmatic urban creation. This extraordinary sanctuary, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, still holds many mysteries. But today, using state-of-the-art technology, experts now have the means to go back in time to probe the invisible, to explore what lies beneath and around this ancient city, and reveal its secrets.
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