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Lost Roman Treasure

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

Last-Ditch Archeology
In this interview, read about the current state of Zeugma and some of the hazards facing other ancient sites and monuments. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Remote Excavation
Find out about 10 of the modern archeologist's remote-sensing tools, from aerial photography to soil resistivity. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Damming the Past
Learn about six of the largest dam projects of the past half century—one completed, another abandoned, and four now underway—that have posed threats to nearby archeological treasures. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

View the Mosaics
View 10 Roman mosaics depicting Greek mythology from the Zeugma site. (Grades 3-5, 6-8, 9-12)

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Lost Roman Treasure
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