Albert Lin: On the edge of a great new age of exploration

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Albert Lin: On the edge of a great new age of exploration

FREE TO READ | Scientist uses 21st-century tech to reveal ancient secrets in astounding new TV series

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Explorer Albert Lin is a modern Christopher Columbus who seeks ancient worlds, not new ones, which he brings to life in the new six-part Nat Geo series Lost Cities with Albert Lin (https://www.natgeotv.com/za/shows/natgeo/lost-cities-with-albert-lin).

Lin uses technology to unearth and recreate the secrets of antiquities and their ruins to help us understand how people lived centuries ago.

“These are not stones to be investigated academically. They are mirrors into the human condition, representing a living culture,” says the award-winning researcher, who works with archaeologists in the field...

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