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3D laser scans of medieval dungeons and tunnels

I thought this was really cool. Nottingham Caves Survey has scanned medieval tunnels and dungeons using a special 3D laser scanner as part of preservation efforts. The pictures were created as part of the ongoing Nottingham Caves Survey, which began in March and intends to use the scans to help

Evidence found of St. Peter’s prison

Archaeologists have found evidence which supports the theory that St. Peter was imprisoned in an underground dungeon by Emperor Nero before being crucified. The Mamertine Prison, a dingy complex of cells which now lies beneath a Renaissance church, has long been venerated as the place where the apostle was shackled

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