Sunday, April 17, 2005

Exciting News about the Ancients

The new technology discussed in this article has some serious potential:

Thousands of previously illegible manuscripts containing work by some of the greats of classical literature are being read for the first time using technology which experts believe will unlock the secrets of the ancient world.
Mentioned in the article as possible discoveries are new works by Ovid, Sophocles, and Eurpides, among others. Who knew that classical studies was a field on the cutting edge?


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