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Non-Profit CyArk Uses Lasers to Preserve Cultural Sites

Posted January 24th, 2014 at 10:02 pm (UTC-4)
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As a child, Ben Kacyra was both frightened and excited by sculptures of winged bulls in the ruins of Nineveh, near his hometown of Mosul, Iraq.  In 2001, he was horrified when the Taliban blew up the Bamiyan Buddhas in Afghanistan. “They were gone in an instant,” he said during a 2011 TED Talk. “And […]