Google to put ancient Iraq museum collection online | Technology | Reuters

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Google is putting thousands of images of ancient artifacts at Iraq's National Museum online, the Web search leader said on Tuesday, part of a U.S. bid to entice foreign firms to invest in Iraq.

What is now modern-day Iraq was once known as Mesopotamia a region considered by many as the “cradle of civilization.” The museum houses one of the finest Mesopotamian collections in the world.

via Google to put ancient Iraq museum collection online | Technology | Reuters.

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