Structural engineer Steve Burrows leads his team of laser-scanning experts to Jordan in the Middle East, to scan the ancient desert city of Petra.
Structural engineer Steve Burrows leads his team of laser-scanning experts to Egypt to scan the pyramids holding the tombs of the mighty Pharaohs.
Sat, 11 Mar 7.30am
Structural engineer Steve Burrows leads a team of laser-scanning experts to Rome in Italy on a quest to explore mysteries at the Colosseum using cutting-edge laser-scanning technology.
Sat, 11 Mar 8.30am
Structural engineer Steve Burrows takes his team of laser-scanning experts to London’s St Paul’s Cathedral to gain new insight into this iconic architectural masterpiece.
This is your chance to reach out and touch the past! Just as a forensic anthropologist analyses bones, and a historian deciphers ancient texts, we now have the technology to "read" the buildings, ruins and landscapes where history was made. Our team of experts will explore famous sites such as Cleopatra's Lost City, Tower of London and the Colosseum with a never-before-seen accuracy, reconstructing the great buildings of the past as they were meant to be seen.
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