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Operation Stonehenge: what the TV films left out | Mike Pitts ...

Operation Stonehenge: what the TV films left out | Mike Pitts ... | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Fortunately, the University of Birmingham and the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Archaeological Prospection & Virtual Archaeology were about to complete five years of a spectacular geophysics survey – the Hidden Landscapes Project.
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Moisture monitoring in clay embankments using electrical resistivity tomography - NERC Open Research Archive

Moisture monitoring in clay embankments using electrical resistivity tomography… http://t.co/JGNwFoslV4 #NERCpapers
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Stonehenge: digital mapping reveals the true picture - E&T magazine

Stonehenge: digital mapping reveals the true picture - E&T magazine | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
E&T magazine Stonehenge: digital mapping reveals the true picture E&T magazine New research conducted by archaeologists and scientists from Birmingham University and the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Archaeological Prospection and Virtual...
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Poppy Leeder sur Twitter : "The raspberry pi magnetometer on the @BritGeoSurvey stand at #SU2014 http://t.co/JShEzC3oe7"

Poppy Leeder sur Twitter : "The raspberry pi magnetometer on the @BritGeoSurvey stand at #SU2014 http://t.co/JShEzC3oe7" | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
RT @PoppyLeeder: The raspberry pi magnetometer on the @BritGeoSurvey stand at #SU2014 http://t.co/JShEzC3oe7
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PyPPMv1 Second Demonstration

A more in-depth demonstration of how to set up and run a magnetometry experiment with the PyPPM v1r3 device.
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Sophie Hay sur Twitter : "People making underwater geophysics look utterly cool. Looking wistfully on from the shore #TurkeyOdyssey http://t.co/fEeo1kMEkN"

Sophie Hay sur Twitter : "People making underwater geophysics look utterly cool. Looking wistfully on from the shore #TurkeyOdyssey http://t.co/fEeo1kMEkN" | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
People making underwater geophysics look utterly cool. Looking wistfully on from the shore #TurkeyOdyssey http://t.co/fEeo1kMEkN
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WILMINGTON: Canine noses point to forgotten, unmarked graves in Wilmington | Local/State | NewsObserver.com

WILMINGTON: Canine noses point to forgotten, unmarked graves in Wilmington | Local/State | NewsObserver.com | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Some of the top cadaver dogs in the nation converged in Wilmington to test their noses against ground-penetrating radar that will guide the exhumation of unmarked graves in advance of a North Carolina highway project.
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RIS4E Science on Twitter: "Collecting Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) to help understand the subsurface lava flow stratigraphy and structure. http://t.co/vYrMojUc1j"

RIS4E Science on Twitter: "Collecting Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) to help understand the subsurface lava flow stratigraphy and structure. http://t.co/vYrMojUc1j" | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Collecting Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) to help understand the subsurface lava flow stratigraphy and structure. http://t.co/vYrMojUc1j
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Welcome to the Posthole! | The Post Hole

Welcome to the Posthole! | The Post Hole | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it

Question from the @thePostHole: "should advanced geophysical technologies dub the traditional archaeological... http://t.co/sk8QINm5ld

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Archaeology ENPA on Twitter: "Geophysical survey underway on Spooners last week for the Exmoor Mires Project. L http://t.co/eYbgzHxAq6"

Archaeology ENPA on Twitter: "Geophysical survey underway on Spooners last week for the Exmoor Mires Project. L http://t.co/eYbgzHxAq6" | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Geophysical survey underway on Spooners last week for the Exmoor Mires Project. L http://t.co/eYbgzHxAq6
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Mapping reveals Stonehenge secrets

Mapping reveals Stonehenge secrets | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Archaeologists have unveiled the most detailed map ever produced of the earth beneath Stonehenge and its surrounds.
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A different view of the past through geophysical soil sensing | Philippe De Smedt | TEDxGhent

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Philippe De Smedt, winner of the Eos Golden Pipet 2013, is an extra...
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Researchers Use Ground-Penetrating Radar to Understand Holes in Mount Baldy Dune | Daily Inbox

Researchers Use Ground-Penetrating Radar to Understand Holes in Mount Baldy Dune | Daily Inbox | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Ground-Penetrating Radar Brought into Mount Baldy Dune Investigation http://t.co/VcPaQNjVmj
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A follow up about a second phase of survey across the dunes where holes spontaneously open to surface

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Latest Results: Barcombe

Latest Results: Barcombe | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
This summer, despite the aweful August, I found time to return to my favourite Roman part of Sussex, Bridge Farm, Barcombe. I wanted both to extend the magnetometry survey even further east along the roadside settlement than last time.
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3D ground model development for an active landslide in Lias mudrocks using geophysical, remote sensing and geotechnical methods - NERC Open Research Archive

3D ground model development for an active landslide in Lias mudrocks using geophysical, remote sensing a… http://t.co/Tb1mvQApQy #NERCpapers
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Ground Penetrating Radar Used in Bedford Co. Search

Ground Penetrating Radar Used in Bedford Co. Search | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Bedford Co., VA – Ground penetrating radar was used this past weekend to search Taylor's Mountain in Bedford County, as investigators continue to look for evidence in the 1975 disappearance of two Maryland girls.
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Sophie Hay sur Twitter : "Early morning magnetometer survey at Kane, Turkey. #TurkeyOdyssey #THSO #RoMP http://t.co/WZY3Isgt2E"

Sophie Hay sur Twitter : "Early morning magnetometer survey at Kane, Turkey. #TurkeyOdyssey #THSO #RoMP http://t.co/WZY3Isgt2E" | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
RT @pompei79: Early morning magnetometer survey at Kane, Turkey. #TurkeyOdyssey #THSO #RoMP http://t.co/WZY3Isgt2E
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The BSR sur Twitter : "Magnetometer survey underway by the BSR and @sotonarch at the Hellenistic site of Kane, Turkey. #RoMP http://t.co/FaN466My0L"

The BSR sur Twitter : "Magnetometer survey underway by the BSR and @sotonarch at the Hellenistic site of Kane, Turkey. #RoMP http://t.co/FaN466My0L" | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
RT @the_bsr: Magnetometer survey underway by the BSR and @sotonarch at the Hellenistic site of Kane, Turkey. #RoMP http://t.co/FaN466My0L
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Morven Park - Timeline Photos | Facebook

Morven Park - Timeline Photos | Facebook | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Today at Morven Park we have a team from Line Locators on property using ground penetrating radar to search deep under the ground! We hope to discover...
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CET Interactive Image Blending Tools

CET Interactive Image Blending Tools | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Love these visualizations of multi-dimensional and multi-scale #geoscience datasets by Kovesi http://t.co/Zj7n2xSthM http://t.co/ZfwOVGRFrz
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Frontiers in Zoology | Full text | Dogs are sensitive to small variations of the Earth¿s magnetic field

Several mammalian species spontaneously align their body axis with respect to the Earth’s magnetic field (MF) lines in diverse behavioral contexts.
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Chris Gaffney - The Conversation UK

Chris Gaffney - The Conversation UK | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Chris Gaffney
The Conversation UK
I am an archaeological scientist with a PhD in Earth Resistance and for 18 years I co-owned the largest commercial company dedicated to archaeological geophysics in the UK.
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Chasing Aeroplanes | English Heritage

Chasing Aeroplanes | English Heritage | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
Developing a vehicle-towed magnetometer array to complement aerial photography.
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Interesting stuff, though not original, there being two or three commercial systems out there.

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The Archaeology News Network: Seismic tomography of the Amphipolis tomb

The Archaeology News Network: Seismic tomography of the Amphipolis tomb | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
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Archaeologists Just Discovered a 1,000-Year-Old Viking Fortress

Archaeologists Just Discovered a 1,000-Year-Old Viking Fortress | Shallow Geophysics | Scoop.it
It's been 60 years since a viking fortress was discovered, leading historians to assume that we'd uncovered everything there is to uncover.
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Scroll down for magnetic data

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