Scanning physical items constructed with nefarious intent can introduce malware into a smartphone or computer.
The virtual reality rides of the early 20th century are now being documented in digital VR.
Historical insight is not the only thing that has been raised with the Mary Rose.
3D printing is opening doors to amazing opportunities and benefits – as well as some undeniable dangers. Patience and caution about regulating it will yield more innovation.
A tiny pit on mammal-like animals’ snouts has revealed a great deal about how mammalian hair originated.
Researchers are making 3D scans, architectural plans and detailed photographic records of cultural heritage sites around the world, knowing they could be destroyed at any time.
The discovery of Homo naledi has been a social media sensation, recording an extraordinary number of views – more than 170,000 – for a scientific paper.