Starts:
Jul
14
2011
Project Launch:

Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Archive

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POSTED BY: Hidenori Watanave | Thu Jul 14th, 2011 10:15 a.m.

Hiroshima Archive


 
Now we launched Hiroshima Archive that is a digital archive aboutHiroshima Atomic Bomb. “Hiroshima Archive” is a pluralistic digital archive using the digitalvirtual globe "Google Earth” to display on it in a multilayered wayall the materials gained from such sources as the Hiroshima PeaceMemorial Museum, the Hiroshima Jogakuin Gaines Association, and theHachioji Hibakusha (A-bomb Survivors) Association. Beyond time andspace, the user can get a panoramic view over Hiroshima to browsesurvivors’ accounts, photos, maps, and other materials as of 1945,together with aerial photos, 3D topographical data, and buildingmodels as of 2010. The archive aims to promote multifaceted andcomprehensive understanding of the reality of atomic bombing.
- A description in English / Japanese
- Interface in English (About 50 victim's stories are translated)

Link:
http://hiroshima.mapping.jp/