Category Archives: Technology

Examining Place Through Google

I’m sure we’ve all used Google Maps or Google Earth by now, or maybe your a Mapquest person, but either way, I’m sure you’ve seen the satellite views that these mapping platforms have to offer. Have you ever used Google … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

This is actually a roundup of the last two weeks of interesting preservation/cemetery/architecture/archaeology/etc news articles. Hangers Help Archives Director Identify Graves: Who knew a pair of metal clothes hangers could help locate graves and determine gender?  Read the article for … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here’s some news that I think you shouldn’t miss, enjoy! MoMA: Expanding at all costs?: I recently included an article about the social media campaign to find other ways for MoMA to expand without demolishing the neighboring former American Folk … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here’s some news that I think you shouldn’t miss, hope you enjoy! Tale of Richard III’s skeleton is filled with drama-and it’s not over yet: I’ve discussed the discovery of King Richard III’s skeleton under a parking lot on Shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here are some articles from this week that I think you shouldn’t miss. Enjoy! Locals Only: U.K. Antique Shop Bans Tourists: If you live more than 30 miles from this shop, you aren’t welcome.  It isn’t about keeping local historical … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Knight’s Grave Found Under Car Park: A few weeks ago, I shared articles on King Richard III being found under a parking lot in central England.  This time archaeologists have found a knight in Scotland during an excavation of a … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here are some articles from this week that you shouldn’t miss, enjoy! Cornish tapped to convert Superman building to apartments: This is a local story for me, and shows why tax credits for Rhode Island should be reinstated or else … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here’s some news that I think you shouldn’t miss. Enjoy! Pioneer cemetery scan had surprising result: I enjoy when technology like GPR (which is non-invasive to the burials) can be used to show where unmarked burials are, where sunken stones … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here are some news stories I think you shouldn’t miss. Enjoy! Mayan temple damaged in tourist ‘apocalypse’ frenzy: The world didn’t end on 12/21/12 but the many who thought it could end and journeyed to Tikal for the event helped … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday: Geocaching in Cemeteries

Last week, I asked what your thoughts were on geocaching in cemeteries.  If you didn’t get a chance to read it, you can do so here.  I have no idea where this last week went, making it Thursday already, but … Continue reading

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