From: Michael Everson (email@example.com)
Date: Sun Apr 17 2005 - 14:09:13 CST
Decoded at last: the 'classical holy grail' that may rewrite the
history of the world
Scientists begin to unlock the secrets of papyrus scraps bearing
long-lost words by the literary giants of Greece and Rome
See also today's In the News article at http://en.wikipedia.org/
Sophocles, Euripides, Archilochus, and other literary giants of
antiquity, and possibly lost Christian gospels, are being recovered
from classical Greek and Roman texts at the Oxyrhynchus
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxyrhynchus) archaeological site in
Egypt using infrared technology.
Let no one say that Unicode should stop short of encoding all of the
world's writing systems. Our work is long from finished.
-- Michael Everson * * Everson Typography * * http://www.evertype.com
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