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Better than Indiana Jones

Harrison Ford will soon be back on-screen as famous archaeologist Indiana Jones, but one woman puts him in the shadows.

Beatrice De Cardi is 93-years-old and possibly the world's oldest archaeologist. The BBC took a look at her life and work.

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