How I'm discovering the secrets of ancient texts

Title:
How I'm discovering the secrets of ancient texts
Speaker:
Gregory Heyworth
Description:

Gregory Heyworth is a textual scientist; he and his lab work on new ways to read ancient manuscripts and maps using spectral imaging technology. In this fascinating talk, watch as Heyworth shines a light on lost history, deciphering texts that haven't been read in thousands of years. How could these lost classics rewrite what we know about the past?

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Video Language:
English
Team:
closed TED
Project:
TEDTalks
Duration:
12:07