Wherever you go in Britain there’s history woven into the landscape around you – in the shape of a field, the wall of a cottage, a standing stone or churchyard, even in the grass under your feet…
Archaeological digs and famous historical locations only uncover part of the picture – there are literally thousands of sites scattered across the country that don’t have tickets and tour guides, but are waiting to reveal their secrets.
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The history of geoportal goes back to 2005, when the Head Office of Geodesy and Cartography launched the GEOPORTAL.GOV.PL project. The project has been funded under the Sectoral Operational Programme “Improvement of the Competitiveness of Enterprises” 2004-2006.
A brilliant gateway portal to the Geodesy project in Poland.
Adding a new dimension to our archaeological picture of ancient cultures
Using GIS to determine soundsheds – similar to viewshed analysis but using audio.
We focused on culturally relevant sounds and how they would have spread throughout the Chacoan landscape. These could be the voices of people, the sound of domestic animals like dogs and turkeys, the creation of stone tools or the sound of musical instruments. Within the American Southwest, these instruments include bone flutes, whistles, foot drums, copper bells and conch shell trumpets.
Soundshed maps reveal that a person standing at either of two neighboring great houses