Archive - May 21, 2003

Digital Technology Used to Analyze Gutenberg Bible

Haaretz: Digital photography has been used to try to determine the exact technique used to print the Gutenberg Bible from the Scheide Collection.

Laser Analysis May Revise Date of Lindisfarne Gospels

A non-destrustive laser has been used to date the pigments of the Lindisfarne Gospels, helping researchers to move the date back to 720 CE.

Roman High Street Provides Historic Walk

Daily Telegraph: A 200-yard stretch of Roman village life has been unearthed by archaeologists in Northamptonshire.