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X-Rays Could Help Scientists Read Carbonized Ancient Scrolls

X-Rays Could Help Scientists Read Carbonized Ancient Scrolls

Newsy (Jan. 21, 2015) — Using x-rays, scientists have been able to look inside thousand-year-old scrolls from an ancient Roman library and could be able to read them soon. Video provided by Newsy
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Raw: X-Ray Unlocks Secrets of Ancient Scroll

Raw: X-Ray Unlocks Secrets of Ancient Scroll

AP (Jan. 20, 2015) — Scientists have succeeded in reading parts of an ancient scroll that was buried in a volcanic eruption almost 2,000 years ago, holding out the promise that the world's oldest surviving library may one day reveal all of its secrets. (Jan. 20) Video provided by AP
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Skeletons Found in Greek Archaeological Tomb

Skeletons Found in Greek Archaeological Tomb

Reuters - Light News Video Online (Jan. 20, 2015) — Ancient skeletal remains of at least five people are found in a tomb in Amphipolis, Greece. Tara Cleary reports. Video provided by Reuters
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1795 Time Capsule Opened in Boston

1795 Time Capsule Opened in Boston

AP (Jan. 7, 2015) — A time capsule that was sealed inside the Massachusetts state house in 1795 was opened on Tuesday. It contained newspapers, a medal depicting George Washington, coins, a silver plaque and a Commonwealth of Massachusetts seal. (Jan. 7) Video provided by AP
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