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Knowledge to Grow Shaped Trees
A classic Criptical one: The Voynich Manuscript. In 2009, University of Arizona researchers performed C14 dating on the manuscript's vellum, which they assert (with 95% confidence) was made between 1404 and 1438. In addition, the McCrone Research Institute in Chicago found that the paints in the manuscript were of materials to be expected from that period of European history. More: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voynich_manuscript
The Voynich Manuscript
The Demise of Guys: Why Boys Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It
15 of the Greatest Lists in Literature by Emily Temple. Posted on 2:00 pm Saturday Jul 28, 2012
Why Preserve Books? The New Physical Archive of the Internet Archive. "A reason to preserve the physical book that has been digitized is that it is the authentic and original version that can be used as a reference in the future. If there is ever a controversy about the digital version, the original can be examined... Saving physical copies of digitized books might at least be seen in a similar light as an authoritative and safe copy that may be called upon in the future."
Interactive Book for ipad and iphone- Fantastic!! Frankenstein, by Dave Morris, is a new kind of interactive novel, that places you right there, in Frankenstein’s lab, by his side as he turns the winch and brings the spark of life to bear on his creation… Following and adapting Mary Shelley’s original text, Frankenstein is a new reading experience designed from the ground up for mobile devices.
Designer: Henry Sene Yee Photographer: Jon Shireman Typeface: Trade Gothic