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About tickerr

I like anything real or virtual, Afro-cuban music, African jazz fusion, pianos, wooden flutes, flamenco, sushi, languages, Norton Commando motorcycles and thinking about how people learn.

The Tomb of Memi: an excavation site reconstruction

Excavation site virtual reconstructions attempt to portray the actual appearance of significant archaeological sites in a 3D world. Visitors to a site can freely explore its re-created buildings and begin to get a sense of what it would be like … Continue reading

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AncientCopán: a virtual world reconstruction

AncientCopán is a 3D world that re-creates an archaeological site (Copán: Mayan name Xukpi) and shows its appearance in c. 750AD. Copán was an influential cultural centre of the southern Mayan region (now western Honduras) during the Classical Period.  Its … Continue reading

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