Archaeology

event: eat, dance, play @ Çatalhöyük in Second Life

04/05/2010 14:00
04/05/2010 17:00

Join us for eat, dance, play @ Çatalhöyük, a project led by Professor Ruth
Tringham of UC Berkeley that explores the intricate life practices of a
Neolithic village in Turkey. Okapi Island, which has been in development
since 2006, offers individuals the unique opportunity to explore
reconstructions of Çatalhöyük, visit our virtual museum, and take guided
video walks through the Island. In this demonstration you will join in [read more...]

Search Ordnance Survey OpenData through Unlock Places API

It's now possible to search and re-use Ordnance Survey OpenData sources through EDINA's Unlock Places service.

Unlock Places was created for software developers working in a research context, providing search and query of geographic shapes through a web API, with data returned in formats suitable for re-use on the web.

Ordnance Survey datasets available include Boundary-Line, with administrative boundaries for the UK; the 1:50K gazetteer for contemporary placenames; Code-Point for conversion of postcodes into points and vice-versa. [read more...]

project: The Portus Project

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