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Lost City of Arabia

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There is no classroom activity for this program. The following resources from the companion Web site accompany this program:

Remote Sensing in Archeology
Learn about different types of remote sensing that allow archeologists to "see" a site without having to excavate it. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Interview with Dr. Yuri Zarins
Read about the artifacts excavated from the Shisur site and what Dr. Zarins thinks they may mean. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Desert Finds (Hot Science)
Locate the Rub al Khali desert and choose items you would need to take on a desert journey. (No plug-in required.) (Grades 6-8)

Artifact Gallery
Look at images that existed during the time of Ubar. (Grades 3-5, 6-8, 9-12)

Map
Use this map to locate the Shisur site in Saudi Arabia's Rub al Khali Desert. (Grades 3-5, 6-8, 9-12)

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