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A Gift from Rome. Timelapse & Hyperlapse. Italy. Vatican

The “Eternal City” of Rome is the largest open-air museum in all of Europe with dozens of must-see, photogenic sites. This short film by Kirill Neiezhmakov is filmed using both time-lapse and hyper-lapse photography, enjoy.

ESA: Earth from Space | Rome

Rome and its surroundings are pictured in this image from the Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite, captured on 17 January 2016. The Tiber River snakes down from the north, and is surrounded by agricultural fields in the upper right before entering the city. It then makes its way west, entering into the Mediterranean Sea at the town …

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Brian Rose: Rome The Eternal City

From its founding more than 2,800 years ago, Rome has become known as an “eternal city” world-renowned for its architecture. Dr. C. Brian Rose, Curator-in-Charge of the Mediterranean Section at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology explores the history of this astounding city: Classical Rome, one of history’s most powerful civilizations. Rome …

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PBS: The Roman Empire in the First Century – Winds of Change

The Roman Empire in the First Century: Episode 3. Claudius rules; Britain battles Roman legions; in Judea, Paul tells of Jesus; Rome verges on disaster Despite Cladius lack of experience, he proved to be an able and efficient administrator. Also an ambitious builder, ordering construction of many new roads, aqueducts, and canals across the Empire. …

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PBS: The Roman Empire in the First Century – Years of Trial

The Roman Empire in the First Century: Episode 2. Caligula grips Rome in fear; Judea’s religious and political establishment finds Jesus a threat. Empires is a series of epic historical films which present the people and passions that have changed the world. Developed jointly by PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises (DDE), a Washington, DC based global television …

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PBS: The Roman Empire in the First Century – Order from Chaos

The Roman Empire in the First Century: Episode 1. Rome rises under Caesar Augustus’ compassion and violence. Empires is a series of epic historical films which present the people and passions that have changed the world. Developed jointly by PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises (DDE), a Washington, DC based global television program development and distribution company.