Settlements in Space!

Just a quick update on my work here at IMS-FORTH (see more here): today I finished working with an Ottoman historian here at the institute to translate a 16th-century tax record for my research area. There were a total of 38 villages listed in the southwestern part of the Mani peninsula, 23 of which we found…

Travels in the Aegean: IMS-FORTH

The second phase of my research in Greece is well underway (click here for Phase 1). I’m writing from a desk in Rethymno, Crete, at the Institute for Mediterranean Studies – Foundation of Research and Technology, Hellas, and more specifically, the Laboratory of Geophysical – Satellite Remote Sensing and Archaeo-environment. Last year, I had the…