To prevent archaeological looting, scientist wants to crowdsource

Sarah Parcek, a 2016 TED Prize winner, has proposed using crowdsourcing to inspect satellite images for evidence of archaeological sites.

“I wish for us to discover the millions of unknown archaeological sites across the globe. By building an online citizen science platform and training a 21st century army of global explorers, we’ll find and protect the world’s hidden heritage, which contains clues to humankind’s collective resilience and creativity.”

More at Digital Journal.
(Contributor: Pragya Verma)

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To prevent archaeological looting, scientist wants to crowdsource

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