History Stories
CATEGORY: Preservation
Bison Selected as the Official Mammal of the United States
May 13, 2016

Thanks to a new law passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama, the once extinction-threatened bison is now the official mammal of the United States. Read More

Palmyra Arch That Survived ISIS Will Be Recreated in New York and London
December 28, 2015

The entrance arch of the 2,000-year-old Temple of Bel in Palmyra, Syria, will be replicated using the world’s largest 3D printer and erected in Trafalgar Square and Times Square. Read More

Long-Extinct Galápagos Tortoise Species May Be On Its Way Back
December 14, 2015

A recent expedition to the Galápagos Islands launched a history-making effort to revive two species of giant tortoises previously believed to have gone extinct. Read More