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Tag: Machu Picchu

TED: Hunting for Peru’s lost civilizations — with satellites

Around the world, hundreds of thousands of lost ancient sites lie buried and hidden from view. Satellite archaeologist Sarah Parcak is determined to find them before looters do. With the 2016 TED Prize, Parcak is building an online citizen-science tool called GlobalXplorer that will train an army of volunteer explorers to find and protect the …

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Devinsupertramp: Road to Machu Picchu – Peru in 4K

Machu Picchu is a 15th-century Inca site located on a mountain ridge between the Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu mountains in Peru. It is located 7,970 feet (2,430 meters) above sea level on the eastern slope of the Andes. The entire video was shot in 4K, with the Canon 1DC.