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Treasures of the Sunken City

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The following resources from the companion Web site accompany this program:

Mapping the Treasures
Learn about the methods used to map one of the largest underwater archeological sites in the Mediterranean, and view a map showing the pieces found in the harbor since intensive investigation began in 1994. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Jean Yves Empereur
Find out more about the history of Alexandria, the artifacts discovered in the harbor, and the process of excavation in this interview with one Alexandrian expert. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Unforgettable Moments
View any of five video clips showing the underwater sphinx, hieroglyphs adorning one marble block, the sphinx being brought from the water, and the fabled Pharos Lighthouse. (Requires RealPlayer plug-in.) (Grades 3-5, 6-8, 9-12)

Seven Wonders: Get Clued In (Hot Science)
Use geography, history, and science clues to identify the Seven Wonders. (No plug-in required.) (Grades 6-8)

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Treasures of the Sunken City
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