Rome Reborn

September 2007
Weekly Reader News - Senior;9/21/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p6
The article talks about Rome Reborn, a 3-D computer model of the ancient city of Rome in Italy, created by scientists at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. It is stated that it took the computer scientists more than 10 years to create the model. The cyber city is set in A.D. 320, when Rome was at its peak and more than 1 million people lived within its boundaries. It offers a look on the Colosseum, the giant amphitheater which was the site of thousands of battles.


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