Saturday, March 04, 2006

PRAYER: Archimedes notes not as important to some

... as to others!

In a lab in the U.S, the most authentic copy of a collection of notes by Archimedes, the brilliant Greek mathematician, is being painstakingly restored. The manuscript had been cut up and written over to form a medieval prayer-book.
Archimedes, Science, Prayer book, Antiquities
For this peanut gallery scientist, this kind of stuff is fascinating ... and they preserved the original prayer book as well!

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