Teach Ancient Rome by Going There on a Virtual Field Trip…

Excerpt from today’s NYT article:

Soaring above a virtual reconstruction of the Forum and the Palatine Hill or zooming into the Colosseum toVirtual Rome get a lion’s-eye view of the stands, Google Earth’s 400 million users will be able to explore the ancient capital as easily “as any city can be explored today,” Michael T. Jones, chief technology officer of Google Earth, said Wednesday at a news conference at Rome’s city hall.

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