21 Aug '16, 3pm

[Film: Chasing Ancient Mysteries on the 30th of August 2016, from 7.30pm to 9pm at the Esplanade - Theatres on...

From Genghis Khan’s tomb to the recently downed Malaysian jetliner, Albert Lin pioneers cutting edge technology and the power of people to solve mysteries of the old and new worlds. Seeking out archaeology’s Holy Grail, the long-lost tomb of conqueror Genghis Khan, Lin invited 28,000 ordinary people to assist in his search, using satellite images to break new ground. Working around Mongolian tradition, which forbids the physical excavation of burial site, Albert’s high tech search challenged the traditional frontiers of exploration to discover tantalising evidence of the tomb’s location. As comfortable on horseback as he is in the science laboratory—and he’s made important discoveries from both settings—Lin and his team of high tech explorers move between ancient histories and the modern world to reveal wonders long thought lost. Join this boldly imaginative young explorer...

Full article: https://www.esplanade.com/events/2016/chasing-ancient-mys...

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