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Middle East Blind Mole Rat

With rapid advances in technology revolutionizing the field of archaeology, these Israeli researchers are literally breaking new ground using some very ugly little assistants.

Satellite archaeology, ground penetrating radar, and muon scans are just a few of the new technologies that are  revolutionizing the field of archaeology.

Israeli researchers, however, are proposing a new low-tech method to detect archaeological sites using the blind mole rat.

This is one that you will definitely need to see to believe.