Backgrounders on the Bible through Biblical Archaeology

1509 Space Archaeologist Sarah Parcak

4745205c9770c78768ac398ed92412a0a015065a_254x191Technology continues to improve the tools available to archaeologists to investigate the ancient world. When Google Earth meets Indiana Jones you have the kind of work that Sarah Parcak has become known for.

Sarah Parcak is a professor of Anthropology and director of the Laboratory for Global Observation at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and the winner of the 2016 Ted Prize, which is worth $1 million. In this program, Sarah talks about what exactly she has been working on as a space archaeologist, and what she wants to do with the Ted Prize.

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