China’s Warriors

Every once in awhile there is an interesting news story that corresponds to a new or interesting 3D or 360˚ resource. This is one of those times. This week there is a news story about evidence that the Greeks may have influenced the creation of China’s Terracotta Warriors.


Did the Greeks Help Sculpt China’s Terra Cotta Warriors? (Smithsonian Magazine)
The Ancient Greeks May Have Helped Create China’s Terra Cotta Warriors (Philip Perry, Big Think)

Then BBC’s Dan Snow also provided us a excellent 360˚ tour of Terracotta Warriors that was created as part of their October 16th show The Greatest Tomb On Earth: Secrets Of Ancient China (click and drag to look around).

Great stuff! Here is a bit more background information…
Terra-Cotta Army Protects First Emperor’s Tomb (John Roach, National Geographic)
Terracotta Army (Wikipedia)

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