Digitalizing the damage to ancient sites in Syria and Iraq

The Getty Conservation Institute and the World Monuments Fund collaborated on the development of a digital software program to allow researchers and preservationists to document and monitor cultural sites in the midst of the war-torn Middle East. Focusing on Syria and northern Iraq, the American School for Oriental Research is using this software to provide weekly updates.


Online Archive Documents Destruction of Ancient Sites

By Mike O’Sullivan

VOA News

July 29, 2016

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