Space Archaeologist Wants Your Help To Find Ancient Sites
Sarah Parcak uses satellite imagery to identify hidden sites. The winner of the 2016 TED Prize now plans to invite everyone to help her locate historical treasures.
Stereographic New York: animated 3D images from the 1850s to the 1930s
The stereoscope was the virtual reality headset of the 19th century. The New York Public Library’s collection contains tens of thousands of stereographic images, offering a unique insight into a long forgotten New York
Centuries-old Incan mummy's DNA reveals untold story of ancient lineage
Sequenced genome of boy who was sacrificed by the Inca 500 years ago points to extent of genetic diversity in the Andes before the Spanish arrived
The city of Berlin will commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall in November. The wall split the city from 1961 to 1989 and became the iconic symbol of the cold war. Sean Gallup has photographed locations around Berlin today to match with archive images of when the city was divided
Vintage images of public lands in the US in color – in pictures
Your Personal Tour Guide for San Francisco Guidekick is a mobile app that brings to life the stories of San Francisco's top historical destinations with fully interactive 3D maps, music, and compelling narrative, all in the palm of your hand – accessible as a reference at home or intelligent navigation tool on-site.