The use of 3D printing to recreate building structures from the past using nothing more than photos showcases the extraordinary potential of the technology for the design and building sectors of the future.

Archaeologists are using 3D printing technology to bring one of the ancient world’s most iconic architectural works back to life following its likely destruction amidst recent political turmoil. The Palmyra Arch, esteemed as one of the great architectural treasures of Near Eastern antiquity, was built approximately 2000 years ago to…